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Posts tagged “Nienstedt”

Nienstedt’s Millstone

Squandering authority behind the scenes at the Archdiocese of Minneapolis-St. Paul

Posted June 19th, 2015

Francis Kisses Bad Bishops Buh-Bye

Stained by abuse charges, an archbishop and his top episcopal aide resign

Posted June 15th, 2015

Nienstedt Is Here To Stay

St. Paul and Minneapolis Archbishop John Nienstedt, who has been under intense …

Posted July 31st, 2014

The Lies, The Endless Lies

Minnesota Public Radio’s Madeleine Baran is doing an incredible job of reporting …

Posted July 21st, 2014

Can Traditional Religion Survive A Wired World?

In a must-read column, Damon Linker explores the role that the Internet …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Catholic Bishops As Fifth Columnists In War On Religious Liberty

A reader sends along the sworn affidavit of Jennifer Haselberger (PDF), from 2008-2013 …

Posted July 15th, 2014

Archbishop Nienstedt Under Investigation

Commonweal reports that Minneapolis-St. Paul Catholic Archbishop John Nienstedt is under a …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Talk Is Cheap, Pope Francis

Pope Francis today announced the formation of a high-level commission to advise …

Posted December 5th, 2013

The Problem Is The People, Not The Process

A Catholic reader sent me this tremendous post from Commonweal’s Grant Gallicho, …

Posted October 14th, 2013

Postcards From The Abuse Scandal Frontlines

Two stories, sent by readers from the Catholic frontlines. The first from …

Posted October 9th, 2013

The Moral Price Of Legalism & Clericalism

The disclosures in the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis case keep coming. You …

Posted October 8th, 2013

Religious Authority In An Age Of Authenticity

At the risk of going too Catholic-heavy today, I want to point …

Posted October 4th, 2013