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‘They killed a man but created a saint,’ prelate says of...

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. — Retired Archbishop Harry J. Flynn was rector of Mount St. Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg, Md., when he got...

Minnesota bishop denies coercing abuse victim from reporting allegation

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. — Bishop Michael J. Hoeppner of Crookston “categorically denies that he in any way forced, coerced or encouraged” a...

All Catholics must take faith, witness to the public square, bishop...

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. — In his famous work “Democracy in America,” published in 1831, Alexis de Tocqueville wrote: “Where education and freedom...

St. Paul/Minn. Archdiocese offers $65 million in remuneration for sex abuse...

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. (CNS) -- Sixteen months after entering Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and...

Archbishop Hebda named to head St. Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese

Catholic News Service St. PAUL, Minn. — Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda said his Holy Thursday appointment to head the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis highlights...

Pope Francis accepts resignations of St. Paul archbishop, auxiliary bishop —...

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. — Pope Francis accepted the resignations June 15 of Archbishop John C. Nienstedt and Auxiliary Bishop Lee A. Piche...

Twin Cities archdiocese affirms commitment to protect children after criminal charges...

Catholic News Service ST. PAUL, Minn. — Catholic officials affirmed the commitment of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to protecting children and pledged...

Fortnight for Freedom: Catholics should be free to serve with ‘eucharistic...

Catholic News Service BALTIMORE — The Eucharist conforms Catholics to “the pattern of Christ’s self-giving love” and compels them to see the dignity of the...

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