The Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women will present Lay Woman Volunteer Awards to four women at its annual convention April 30-May 1.
The man appointed last fall to oversee all issues related to clergy sexual misconduct in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is now focusing on implementing the recommendations of a newly released report aimed at improving the archdiocese’s safe environment program and ability to protect children.
The deposition that Archbishop John Nienstedt gave as part of a civil lawsuit in a case of alleged clergy sexual abuse has been posted on the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ website.
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“It is necessary to reassert the strongest opposition to every direct attack on life, especially innocent and defenseless life, and the unborn child in the womb is the definition of innocence. Every Christian is responsible for this evangelical witness: to protect life in all its stages with courage and love.
“We offer the deposition in its entirety as part of our renewed commitment to transparency and disclosure,” the archdiocese said in a statement April 24. “Father McDonough answered every question asked. The court pre-determined the length of the six-hour deposition.”
When a challenge seems impossible, Deacon Greg Hall doesn’t focus on the outcome as much as the next step. The lesson he learned when his St. Joseph-based company was providing equipment in the 2010 rescue of Chilean miners trapped underground is as relevant today in his fight against the Obama Administration’s HHS contraception mandate. Deacon […]