Twin Cities Archdiocese Removes 1 Priest, Reinstates AnotherThe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is reinstating one priest and removing another from active ministry. Interim Archbishop Bernard Hebda said Wednesday the Rev. Joseph Gallatin was removed after an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor.
Church Restricts Priest's Ministry After ReviewThe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has restricted the ministry of a priest who has been on a leave of absence during a review of clergy files. Archbishop John Nienstedt says he's limited the Rev. Joseph Gallatin's ministry so he won't be involved with minors.
Archdiocese: 2 Priests On Leave Pending Review The St. Paul-Minneapolis Archdiocese says two pastors are taking leaves as a result of an ongoing review of clergy files. The Rev. Joseph Gallatin is pastor at the Church of St. Peter in Mendota. The Rev. Mark Wehmann is pastor at St. Boniface in Minneapolis.