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365 days: Archbishop Hebda reflects on first year since installation

365 days: Archbishop Hebda reflects on first year since installation

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

May 13 marked the one year anniversary of Archbishop Bernard Hebda’s installation as archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis. He sat down with The Catholic Spirit to reflect on the past year and to share his goals and vision for the future.

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Benedictines offer place of healing, hope for Wetterlings

Benedictines offer place of healing, hope for Wetterlings

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jacob Wetterling’s memorial service on Sept. 25 continued a firm commitment by the local Benedictines in response to the child’s disappearance in 1989.

“Nearly 27 years ago, members of the St. Ben’s and St. John’s community, the sisters and monks of the order of St. Benedict and the people of St. Joseph linked arms to search for Jacob,” College of St. Benedict president Mary Dana Hinton said at the outset of the memorial service.

St. Benedict hosted the thousands who attended the Wetterling memorial service at the college’s field house in St. Joseph, Minn. The many attendees filled two-thirds of the floor as they came to pay respects for Jacob and support the family.

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Archdiocese: Jewelry sale part of Reorganization plan

Archdiocese: Jewelry sale part of Reorganization plan

| June 13, 2016 | 1 Comment

As stated in the plan for Reorganization the archdiocese filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court May 26, it plans to sell non-essential items — including jewelry and art — without liturgical value to compensate people who have filed claims against the archdiocese, including victims of clergy sex abuse.

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Minnesota Historical Society to buy Hayden Center

Minnesota Historical Society to buy Hayden Center

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis plans to sell the Monsignor Hayden Center, one of its chancery properties, to the Minnesota Historical Society for $4.5 million, officials announced Nov. 3.

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Archbishop Nienstedt, Bishop Piché resign

Archbishop Nienstedt, Bishop Piché resign

| June 15, 2015

In a statement, Archbishop Nienstedt said he submitted his resignation to Pope Francis “in order to give the archdiocese a new beginning amidst the many challenges we face.”

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Archbishop Addresses Media Questions

Archbishop Addresses Media Questions

| October 24, 2013

In this Q&A, Archbishop Nienstedt answers many questions that have been asked recently by the media.

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Penitential Prayer Service at the Cathedral

Penitential Prayer Service at the Cathedral

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt will preside at a prayer service at 6:30 p.m., Nov. 3 at the Cathedral of St. Paul to pray for the local Church.

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Safe Environment and Ministerial Standards Task Force

Safe Environment and Ministerial Standards Task Force

| October 9, 2013

Six members of the Ministerial Standards Task Force were announced at an Oct. 9 press conference. Read more about these members.

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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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