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Archbishop Harry J. Flynn — 1933 – 2019

Archbishop Harry J. Flynn — 1933 – 2019

| October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Come Lord Jesus

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Legacy includes grappling with clergy abuse crisis

Legacy includes grappling with clergy abuse crisis

| October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Beloved by many for his kindness, sense of ecumenism, gentleness and love for the priesthood, Archbishop Harry Flynn also grappled with vexing issues, including the clergy sexual abuse crisis.

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More than 2,000 people attend funeral Mass of retired Twin Cities’ Archbishop Harry Flynn

More than 2,000 people attend funeral Mass of retired Twin Cities’ Archbishop Harry Flynn

| September 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

A funeral Mass attended by more than 2,000 people, including a dozen bishops and a U.S. cardinal, hundreds of laypeople, priests, seminarians, religious brothers and sisters, was made intimate by warm-hearted stories and heartfelt prayers for the late Archbishop Harry J. Flynn of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Archbishop Flynn reflects at end of life

Archbishop Flynn reflects at end of life

| Christina Capecchi | September 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Emeritus Harry Flynn was perched in his living room when he spotted visitors in November 2018. At 85, he had lost weight and stamina, but his sense of humor was intact.

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Funeral for retired Archbishop Harry J. Flynn recording available

Funeral for retired Archbishop Harry J. Flynn recording available

| September 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The funeral Mass for retired Archbishop Harry J. Flynn will be live streamed here Monday, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m.

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Retired Archbishop Flynn stressed prayer, people

Retired Archbishop Flynn stressed prayer, people

| September 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Complicated legacy includes handling of sexual abuse allegations

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Archbishop Flynn: Build on the story

Archbishop Flynn: Build on the story

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The needs of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis may be difficult, Archbishop Emeritus Harry Flynn said, but he thinks Archbishop Bernard Hebda “is the leader we are looking for.”

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Archbishop Harry Flynn retires as University of St. Thomas board chair

Archbishop Harry Flynn retires as University of St. Thomas board chair

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Emeritus Harry Flynn has retired as chair of the University of St. Thomas board of trustees.

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Cathedral fundraising effort cuts debt in half

Cathedral fundraising effort cuts debt in half

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

A $12.5 million debt left over from the Cathedral of St. Paul’s exterior restorations a decade ago has been cut in half, according to archdiocesan officials.

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Little Sisters of the Poor honor Archbishop Harry Flynn with award

Little Sisters of the Poor honor Archbishop Harry Flynn with award

| November 3, 2010 | 1 Comment

Archbishop Emeritus Harry Flynn has always been close to the Little Sisters of the Poor. When he was pastor of St. Ambrose parish in Latham, N.Y., the Little Sisters maintained a home on the property for elderly persons in need. It was the same home his aunt — at the time, the last living member […]

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Two local couples to receive national Catholic education award

Two local couples to receive national Catholic education award

| September 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Two couples from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will receive the Elizabeth Ann Seton Award from the National Catholic Educational Association for their support of Catholic education. The awards will be given Oct. 4 during the 20th annual Seton Awards ceremony at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center in Washington, D.C.

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