Tag: Bishop Cozzens

Synod’s ‘Praying with Scripture’ series launches Sept. 13

Synod’s ‘Praying with Scripture’ series launches Sept. 13

| September 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Bedtime prayers, grace before meals, quiet time before Mass. For many Catholics, prayer is woven into daily and weekly routines, and ebbs and flows depending on the challenges and blessings of life.

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Catholic schools’ letter stresses preparedness, community effort

Catholic schools’ letter stresses preparedness, community effort

| July 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

A July 20 letter to Catholic school parents and families stresses preparations being made in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis for returning to classrooms this fall, and the community effort it will take after last spring’s closings and shift to online learning due to the novel coronavirus.

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Bishop Cozzens: Bishops offering wider opening of Masses is not civil disobedience

Bishop Cozzens: Bishops offering wider opening of Masses is not civil disobedience

| May 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

In his second livestreamed “Quarantine with Cozzens” conversation with young adults May 21, Bishop Andrew Cozzens of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis said Minnesota bishops offering parishes the opportunity to broaden Mass attendance during the coronavirus pandemic does not amount to civil disobedience.

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As stay-at-home orders continue, Bishop Cozzens offers advice to young adults

As stay-at-home orders continue, Bishop Cozzens offers advice to young adults

| April 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Relaxed and visiting for more than an hour from his residence, Bishop Andrew Cozzens of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis fielded about 20 questions April 23 in a livestreamed chat called “Quarantine with Cozzens: Conversation for Young Adults.”

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Bishops invite the faithful to drive by for Easter Sunday blessing at Cathedral of St. Paul

Bishops invite the faithful to drive by for Easter Sunday blessing at Cathedral of St. Paul

| April 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hoping to see and bless the faithful in person on Easter Sunday, Archbishop Bernard Hebda and Bishop Andrew Cozzens said they will stand outside the Cathedral of St. Paul to do just that from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 12.

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New guidelines for Catholic schools affirm students’ sexual identity as biological sex, opposing gender theory

New guidelines for Catholic schools affirm students’ sexual identity as biological sex, opposing gender theory

| February 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Catholic schools and religious education programs in Minnesota dioceses are to relate to students “in a way that is respectful of and consistent with each student’s God-given sexual identity and biological sex,” the document states.

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Bishops begin ‘ad limina’ visit with reflection on being ‘rock’ of faith

Bishops begin ‘ad limina’ visit with reflection on being ‘rock’ of faith

| Cindy Wooden | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

St. Peter’s transformation from an erring disciple to the “rock” on which Jesus built his Church was not the result of lessons gleaned from a “self-help” book, but from growing ever closer to the Lord, said Bishop John M. Quinn of Winona-Rochester, Minnesota.

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Bishop Cozzens elected to lead USCCB’s Committee on Evangelization, Catechesis

Bishop Cozzens elected to lead USCCB’s Committee on Evangelization, Catechesis

| November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzens of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis was elected chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis at the bishops’ fall general assembly in Baltimore.

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St. Paul native steers national organization to train Church leaders and heal from crisis

St. Paul native steers national organization to train Church leaders and heal from crisis

| Christina Capecchi | July 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

A St. Paul native mentored by a legion of local Catholic women is at the helm of an urgent mission to train church leaders and help them respond to the sex abuse crisis.

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Archbishop Hebda, Bishop Cozzens invite young adults to January ‘ad limina’ visit in Rome

Archbishop Hebda, Bishop Cozzens invite young adults to January ‘ad limina’ visit in Rome

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda’s second “ad limina” visit with a pope and Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzen’s first will include some special guests — as many as 15 young adults are invited to accompany them on the trip to Rome.

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Bishops offer perspectives on next steps forward in addressing abuse

Bishops offer perspectives on next steps forward in addressing abuse

| Mark Pattison | November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Although unable to vote on specific proposals on episcopal accountability standards and other protocols to address the current clerical sex abuse crisis facing U.S. Catholicism, two bishops suggested items on which a consensus could be built among the nation’s bishops.

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Bishop Cozzens: Archbishop Nienstedt investigation ‘doomed to fail’

Bishop Cozzens: Archbishop Nienstedt investigation ‘doomed to fail’

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Throughout this process, there was confusion about who was ultimately in charge and what should be done to ensure a fair outcome. I think that Bishop Piché believes that the investigation was completed to the best of his ability. I understand the strong frustrations expressed by Father Griffith, whom I believe acted in good faith and with sincerity and integrity. We all did the best we could in a difficult situation.”

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