Tag: Archbishop Nienstedt

After backlash, Archbishop Nienstedt leaving Michigan parish

After backlash, Archbishop Nienstedt leaving Michigan parish

| January 21, 2016 | 17 Comments

Following complaints by some Catholics and leaders of an organization for victims of clergy sexual abuse, Archbishop John Nienstedt is leaving a temporary position with a parish in Battle Creek, Michigan, the parish’s pastor announced in a Jan. 21 letter.

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Archbishop Nienstedt assisting at Michigan parish

Archbishop Nienstedt assisting at Michigan parish

| January 13, 2016 | 11 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt is assisting in a parish in Battle Creek, Michigan, the parish announced in its Jan. 10 bulletin. The archbishop emeritus of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Archbishop Nienstedt will be helping with various ministries at St. Philip Catholic Church for about six months, according to its pastor, Father John Fleckenstein, who wrote in the bulletin that he needs assistance at the parish for health reasons and to allow him to complete projects in his role as episcopal vicar for education for the Archdiocese of Kalamazoo.

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Lone auxiliary: Bishops’ resignations ‘a painful process’ but ‘an opportunity for greater healing’

Lone auxiliary: Bishops’ resignations ‘a painful process’ but ‘an opportunity for greater healing’

| June 15, 2015 | 3 Comments

Bishop Andrew Cozzens confirms appointment of Archbishop Bernard Hebda as apostolic administrator of St. Paul and Minneapolis

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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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Leaders look to solve achievement gap, advocate for school choice

Leaders look to solve achievement gap, advocate for school choice

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A variety of community leaders in the Twin Cities gathered for one of what they say will be many meetings to address the achievement gap for Latino students in Minnesota, which data shows is the highest in the nation.

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Mingling with NFL greats

Mingling with NFL greats

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt, right, talks with former NFL players Matt Birk, left, and Rich Gannon during Relevant Radio’s annual Christ Brings Hope Banquet.

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News Notes – April 10, 2014

News Notes – April 10, 2014

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall names new president
Archbishop has Mass for deploying soldiers

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Archdiocese to file motion with Minnesota Court of Appeals

Archdiocese to file motion with Minnesota Court of Appeals

| February 14, 2014

The archdiocese’s appeal doesn’t change its commitment to transparency and ongoing disclosure, which it has already demonstrated, said Joseph Kueppers, archdiocesan chancellor for civil affairs.

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Disclosure moves us forward on a path toward healing

Disclosure moves us forward on a path toward healing

| December 5, 2013

Today, I am announcing the details of our new disclosure practices. These disclosures being made now, and the changes in our disclosure practices generally, are part of a comprehensive and cohesive set of actions to address the issues associated with clergy sexual misconduct.

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Archdiocese hires outside firm for clergy file review

Archdiocese hires outside firm for clergy file review

| November 14, 2013

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is retaining Kinsale Management Consulting to conduct a third-party review of its clergy files.

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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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5,000 Catholics ‘on fire for the faith’ at St. Paul celebration

5,000 Catholics ‘on fire for the faith’ at St. Paul celebration

| October 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

The 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration included Mass with Archbishop John Nienstedt, music, a slate of internationally recognized speakers and more than 80 exhibitors and vendors.

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