Official – May 23, 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, following the presentation of the Right Reverend John Klassen, OSB, Abbot of Saint John’s Abbey, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud, effective July 1, 2014: Reverend Bradley Jenniges, OSB, to parochial vicar of the Church of the Seven Dolors, Albany, and the…

Official – May 23, 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, following the presentation by the Reverend George Arackal, VC, Provincial Superior of the Saint Joseph Province of the Vincentian Congregation, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective July 1, 2014: Reverend Jose Edayadiyil, VC, from parochial administrator of the Church of Saint…

Official – May 23, 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointments to the Ecumenical Commission of the Diocese of Saint Cloud for a period of three years, effective January 1, 2014 and extending through December 31, 2016: Sister Helen Rolfson, O.S.F., Chair Sister Clara Stang, O.S.F. Reverend James Hahn Reverend Ronald Weyrens…

Official – April 25 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective May 30, 2014: Deacon Thomas Murray from Diaconal Ministry at the Church of Saint Joseph, Saint Joseph, MN to retirement Given at the Chancery                                                                        Jane M. Marrin Saint Cloud, Minnesota                                                                             Chancellor…

Official – April 25 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective April 1, 2014: Reverend Albert Holmes from Chaplain at the Saint Cloud Hospital, Saint Cloud, MN to retirement Jane M. Marrin as Chancellor of the Diocese of Saint Cloud Given at…

Official – April 25 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective May 1, 2014: Mr. David Gruenes to Investment Sub-Committee of the Diocese of Saint Cloud Given at the Chancery                                                                        Jane M. Marrin Saint Cloud, Minnesota                                                                             Chancellor 15 April 2014

Official – April 25 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, made the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective July 1, 2014: Joseph Towalski as Director of Communications for the Diocese of Saint Cloud Given at the Chancery                                                                        Jane M. Marrin Saint Cloud, Minnesota                                                                             Chancellor 15 April 2014

Official – January 31, 2014

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, made the following appointment to the Priest Personnel Committee of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, effective January 1, 2014, through December 31, 2016: Reverend Anthony Oelrich Given at the Chancery                                                                        Sister Nancy Bauer, OSB Saint Cloud, Minnesota                                                                                         Chancellor 17 January 2014

Official – December 20, 2013

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud, effective November 7, 2013: Very Reverend Robert Rolfes to Vicar General of the Diocese of Saint Cloud while continuing previous assignments. Given at the Chancery                                                                        Sister Nancy Bauer, OSB Saint Cloud, Minnesota                                                                                         Chancellor…

Official – December 20, 2013

The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, following presentation by the Right Reverend John Klassen, OSB, Abbot of Saint John’s Abbey, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud, effective January 1, 2014: Reverend Cletus Connors, OSB,to pastor of the Church of Seven Dolors, Albany, and the…

Official – September 13, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective October 1, 2013:          Sister Nancy Bauer, OSB, to Chancellor of the Diocese of Saint Cloud. Given at the Chancery                                                    …

Official – August 30, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective immediately and continuing through August 12, 2015: Deacon Carl Nord from diaconal ministry in the Diocese of Saint Cloud to a 2-year leave of absence. Given at the Chancery                                  …

Official – August 2, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective at noon on August 12, 2013: Reverend Joseph Backowski from parochial vicar of the Church of Saint Michael, Saint Cloud, and the Church of Saint Joseph, Waite Park, to pastor of…

Official – August 2, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, made the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective August 1, 2013: Reverend Peter Kirchner from pastor of the Church of Saint Mary of the Presentation, Breckenridge,  and the Church of Saint Thomas, Kent, to chaplain of the Poor Clare…

Official – July 19, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, made the following appointments in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective July 1, 2013: Reverend Richard Walz from pastor of the Church of Saint Mary of Mount Carmel, Long Prairie, to retirement; Reverend Mark Willenbring to canonical administrator of the Church of…

Official – July 19, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, made the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective June 30, 2013: Deacon Richard Midas from diaconal ministry at the Church of Saint Joseph, Waite Park, to retirement. Given at the Chancery                  …

Official – June 21, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointment in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective June 11, 2013: Reverend Jerome Naduvathaniyil, OSB, to canonical administrator of the Church of the Assumption, Eden Valley. Given at the Chancery                                                 …

Official – June 21, 2013

The Most Reverend John F. Kinney, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointments in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective June 8, 2013: Deacon James Trout to diaconal ministry at the Church of St Michael, St.Cloud; Deacon Mark Stenger to diaconal ministry at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Dent; and…