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…

New listening sessions scheduled for February

January 14, 2016 An allegation of past sexual misconduct involving Father Antonio Marfori was recently made. Because of this allegation, Bishop Kettler has asked a Diocesan Response Team to hold listening sessions for the people of all the parishes in which Father Marfori served. There will be listening sessions on the following dates: Tuesday, Feb….