Hundreds Gather At Capitol To Support Driver's Licenses For AllSeveral hundred people were at the Minnesota State Capitol Thursday to urge lawmakers to pass a bill that would provide drivers licenses to undocumented workers.
Archbishop Prohibits Predecessor From Celebrating MassThe head of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says he's troubled by the Vatican's failure to conclude an investigation into allegations that his predecessor behaved inappropriately with young men.
Attorney: Archdiocese 'Cover Up' Leads All The Way To The VaticanAn attorney in Minnesota is calling on Pope Francis to take action after documents released Wednesday show that, in his words, a "classic cover up" took place in the Twin Cities archdiocese, involving the former archbishop and top Vatican officials.
Interim Archbishop Hebda Selected To Run Twin Cities ArchdioceseThe interim archbishop for St. Paul and Minneapolis has been selected to fill the position on a long-term basis.
Archbishop: Priest On Leave During Police InvestigationA Twin Cities priest is on leave during a police investigation. Archbishop Bernard Hebda released a statement Friday that says Rev. Timothy Dolan is under investigation in Edina, where he resides.
Twin Cities Archdiocese Reaches Settlement In Civil Sexual Abuse CaseA 12-person panel comprised of doctors, lawyers and church laypersons will oversee any suspicions of clergy sex abuse in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. It's part of a breakthrough settlement reached on Thursday with the Ramsey County Attorney to resolve a civil suit that was filed last June.
Archdiocese Puts Priest On Leave After Abuse AllegationThe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has put a Roseville priest on leave after receiving what it is calling a credible allegation that he sexually abused a minor in the 1980s. The Rev. Robert Fitzpatrick is pastor at Corpus Christi parish and St. Rose of Lima parish and school.
Interim Archbishop Hebda Holds First Mass At St. Paul CathedralThe new interim archbishop of the Archdiocese of Minneapolis and St. Paul is in town this weekend and addressing the recent pains of the Catholic church. Archbishop Bernard Hebda addressed a nearly full house at the St. Paul Cathedral on Sunday.