Statement Regarding the Death of Bishop Paul Sirba

From Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda:  On this first Sunday of Advent, my heart goes out to Bishop Sirba’s family and to the priests and faithful of the Diocese of Duluth as they grieve his sudden passing. A native son who … Continue reading

Catholic Center Offices Closed Wednesday, Nov. 27

Due to expected inclement weather, the Archdiocesan Catholic Center is closed Wednesday, November 27.  Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the Catholic Center will also be closed November 28 and 29, and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. Monday, December 2.

Statement Regarding Rev. Gerard Saguto, FSSP

From Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda:  I was notified Friday, November 8 that Father Gerard Saguto, FSSP, was recalled from his assignment as pastor of the Church of All Saints in Minneapolis by his religious community, the Priestly Fraternity of Saint … Continue reading

Statement Regarding Bishop Hoeppner Investigation

From Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda: I am grateful that, since last June, there is a standardized process in place for investigating allegations against a bishop. That process was followed in the investigation of the allegation against Bishop Michael Hoeppner of … Continue reading

Seventh Report by the Archdiocese on its Status and Progress of Implementation of the Settlement Agreement

This morning, the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office appeared at its scheduled, periodic hearing in Ramsey County Court before Judge Teresa R. Warner. At that time, the Archdiocese filed its seventh semi-annual Report with the Court setting forth its substantial compliance with the Settlement Agreement. Continue reading

St. John Paul II Champions for Life Awards

Do you know of someone who devotes his or her time helping the poor, elderly, disabled, pregnant, or is committed to praying for Respect Life issues? He or she may be our next Champion for Life! Continue reading