November 14, 2017 – Additional priest name disclosures

November 14, 2017 STATEMENT RE: ADDITIONAL PRIEST NAME DISCLOSURES Bishop Donald Kettler of the Diocese of Saint Cloud has added two names to the list of clergy likely to have abused minors. The two men were religious order priests added by St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville to its list of men “likely to have offended…

List of clergy likely to have abused minors

The following is a list of clergy, to date, who served in parishes within the Diocese of Saint Cloud and have been identified as likely to have abused minors. The list includes the parishes where each of those clergy served within the diocese. It also includes religious community clergy members who served in parishes in…

May 10, 2016 – Statement Regarding Fr. Gregory Poser, OSC

May 10, 2016 STATEMENT REGARDING FATHER GREGORY POSER, OSC Bishop Donald Kettler has been notified that Crosier Father Gregory Poser has been accused of sexually abusing a minor in the 1970s when he was serving at St. Odilia Church in Shoreview, Minnesota. St. Odilia is in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, which immediately…

Three listening sessions set for May

April 18, 2016 Three listening sessions have been scheduled next month following a recent allegation of sexual misconduct involving Benedictine Father Othmar Hohmann. The sessions are: 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 4, at Immaculate Conception Church in New Munich; 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 11, at St. Boniface Church in Cold Spring; and 7:30 p.m., May 11,…

Two listening sessions rescheduled for April 21

April 4, 2016 Two listening sessions previously scheduled for February following a recent allegation of past sexual misconduct involving Father Antonio Marfori have been rescheduled for later this month. The previous sessions were canceled due to inclement weather. They have been rescheduled for the following times: •  6 p.m., Thursday, April 21, for St. Paul…