Appointments – December 19, 2013

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

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

Effective November 25, 2013

  • The Reverend Lawrence Blake appointed “ad nutum episcopi” as Coordinator of Hospital Chaplaincy. This is in addition to his current assignment as chaplain at Hennepin County Medical Center.

Effective December 2, 2013

  • Accepted the resignation of the Reverend Mark Huberty as pastor of the Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Maplewood.
  • The Reverend Michael Sullivan, Dean of Deanery 15, was appointed December 9, 2013 to serve “ad nutum episcopi” as parochial administrator of the Church of Saint Margaret Mary in Golden Valley.

Effective December 9, 2013

  • The Most Reverend Andrew Cozzens appointed “ad nutum episcopi” as vicar general. This is in addition to his current assignment to the faculty of the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity, which he will exercise through the end of the year. Bishop Cozzens serves the Archbishop as vicar general along with Father Charles Lachowitzer (Moderator of the Curia) and Bishop Lee Piché.

Effective January 1, 2014

  • Deacon Sherman Otto appointed “ad nutum episcopi” to exercise the ministry of a permanent deacon at the Church of Saint Albert in Albertville and the Church of Saint John the Baptist in Dayton. This is a transfer from his current assignment at the Church of Saint Francis Xavier in Buffalo.


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