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Auxiliary bishop named for Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

Auxiliary bishop named for Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

| October 11, 2013 | 5 Comments

Father Andrew Cozzens, an assistant professor of sacramental theology at the St. Paul Seminary, has been named by Pope Francis as an auxiliary bishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Statement regarding recent media reports released

Statement regarding recent media reports released

| October 4, 2013

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis released a statement Oct. 4 regarding recent media reports in which it has been named.

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Statement regarding Catholic Coalition for Church Reform

Statement regarding Catholic Coalition for Church Reform

| September 26, 2013

The CCCR is not supported or endorsed by this archdiocese, the Roman Catholic Church, or any entity or organization affiliated with either this archdiocese or the Church.

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Appointments – September 26, 2013

Appointments – September 26, 2013

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

His Excellency, the Most Reverend John C. Nienstedt, has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.

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Statement Regarding Wehmeyer Case

Statement Regarding Wehmeyer Case

| September 23, 2013

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis deeply regrets the harm Curtis Wehmeyer caused his two young victims, their family and others in our community. We did act swiftly when the allegations of sexual abuse of a minor by Wehmeyer were made in June 2012. In hindsight and in light of what we now know, we also recognize that our handling of past concerns could have been better addressed.

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Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

| September 20, 2013

We are delighted and inspired by Pope Francis’ extraordinary efforts to reach out and proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ.

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Archdiocese names new chief financial officer

Archdiocese names new chief financial officer

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tom Mertens of Medina has been named the new chief financial officer for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Announcement regarding retirement of Superintendent of Catholic Schools Marty Frauenheim

Announcement regarding retirement of Superintendent of Catholic Schools Marty Frauenheim

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis announced earlier today that Marty Frauenheim, Superintendent of Schools, is retiring effective October 24th. The process to find a successor to Ms. Frauenheim is now underway.

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Bishop Piché to lead Year of Faith pilgrimage to La Crosse shrine

Bishop Piché to lead Year of Faith pilgrimage to La Crosse shrine

| August 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

To inaugurate the Year of Faith, Bishop Lee Piché will lead a pilgrimage on Oct. 2 to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wis.

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New, integrated Office of Communications

New, integrated Office of Communications

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

“In the coming year, you will begin to see positive changes in the way we communicate, including a more integrated approach to print and digital media.” – Archbishop John Nienstedt

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Statement of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis regarding Father Curtis Wehmeyer

Statement of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis regarding Father Curtis Wehmeyer

| June 24, 2012

Archbishop John Nienstedt has removed the pastor of Blessed Sacrament parish in St. Paul, Reverend Curtis Wehmeyer, after learning of allegations that the priest had engaged in misconduct involving a minor.

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Communion host that turned red not a miracle, archdiocese says

Communion host that turned red not a miracle, archdiocese says

| December 15, 2011 | 1 Comment

A Communion host that turned red after it fell on the floor of St. Augustine Church in South St. Paul in June is not a miracle, according to a news release from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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