Archdiocese of Saint Paul-Minneapolis

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Bishop-elect Joseph A. Williams.

Pope Francis names new auxiliary bishop for Saint Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese

Dec 10, 2021

By CNA Staff

Father Joseph A. Williams is a priest of the archdiocese. Read more

St. Paul’s Cathedral in Minnesota.

As Minnesota synod begins, archbishop says Church is listening

Sep 25, 2019

The Catholic Church in Saint Paul and Minneapolis has begun a series of “prayer and listening events” to help prepare... Read more

St. Joseph by Guido Reni. Public Domai

With St. Joseph's help, a 'business guild' supports Minnesota Catholics

Jul 30, 2019

By Perry West

Small business owners, laborers, and job-seekers in Minnesota can now connect with fellow Catholics using modern technology- a website and... Read more

Archbishop Bernard Hebda greets students after the Mass of the Holy Spirit Oct. 10 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Thousands of Catholic students gather for Mass and winter coat drive in Minnesota

Oct 11, 2018

Thousands of young Catholic students gathered for Mass, music, and a winter clothing drive on Wednesday morning in a stadium... Read more

Screenshot: Archbishop Hebda speaking at a May 31 press conference.

Minn. archbishop hopeful that abuse settlement will help bring healing

May 31, 2018

By Mary Farrow

Announcing a $210 million agreement with sexual abuse victims, Archbishop Bernard Hebda of Saint Paul and Minneapolis said he hopes... Read more

Opening Mass for the synod of bishops on the family, Oct. 8, 2015.

Archbishop Bernard Hebda 'honored' to head Minn. diocese

Mar 24, 2016

By Elise Harris

Pope Francis has named Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda as the new head of the Minneapolis-St. Paul archdiocese – a surprise... Read more

Archbishop John C. Nienstedt of St. Paul-Minneapolis (File Photo/CNA).

Amid resignation calls, Minn. archbishop says he will stay

Aug 1, 2014

Archbishop John Nienstedt of Saint Paul-Minneapolis, facing calls for his resignation amid legal battles over the local Church's handling of... Read more

Cathedral Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Minn. archdiocese suggests dispute with sex abuse affidavit

Jul 17, 2014

An auxiliary bishop of the Saint Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese says the affidavit of a former chancellor on the handling of sex... Read more