Bishops’ Statements

This section includes legislative statements, articles, speeches and sermons from the bishops of Minnesota related to public policy areas of concern for the Catholic Church.


 

Archbishop Nienstedt—Do This in Memory of Me

http://mncc.org/news/do-this-in-memory-of-me/

 

Bishop Piché—The Importance of Marriage for Catholics

http://mncc.org/issues/marriage/the-importance-of-marriage-for-catholics/

 

Archbishop Nienstedt—Letter to Governor Dayton and Legislative Leaders

http://mncc.org/news/archbishop-nienstedt-letter-to-governor-dayton-and-legislative-leaders/

 

Archbishop Nienstedt—Budgeting with the common good in mind

http://mncc.org/news/archbishop-nienstedt-budgeting-with-the-common-good-in-mind/

 

(USCCB) Archbishop Dolan—Subsidiarity and Solidarity

http://mncc.org/news/archbishop-dolon-subsidiarity-and-solidarity/

 

Bishop Serba—Marriage amendment bill testimony

http://mncc.org/news/duluth-bishop-testifies-on-behalf-of-marriage/

 

Bishop Kinney— “As I Have Done For You . . . So You Also Should Do.”

http://mncc.org/news/bishop-kinney-releases-pastoral-letter/

 

Statement of the Catholic Bishops of Minnesota on Immigration 2010

http://mncc.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/100615-Bishops-Immigration-statement.pdf

 

Bishops of Minnesota –Welcoming our Immigrant Sisters and Brothers, December 12, 2008

http://mncc.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/bishops-statement-on-immigration-signed1.pdf

 

Bishops of Minnesota Statement in Response to the Swift and Co. Raids, December 21, 2006

http://mncc.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/061221-Immigration-Statement-on-MCC-Letterhead.pdf

 

Bishop Bernard J. Harrington’s Statement on the Immigration Raids in the Diocese of Winona, December 19, 2006

http://mncc.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/20061219-Bishop-Harrington-Immigration-Statement.pdf