Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint Cloud

Diocese of Saint Cloud
Dioecesis Sancti Clodoaldi
Location
Country United States
Territory 16 counties across central Minnesota
Ecclesiastical province Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis
Metropolitan St. Cloud, Minnesota
Population
- Catholics

138,000
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established September 22, 1889
Cathedral Cathedral of St. Mary
Patron saint St. Cloud
Current leadership
Pope Benedict XVI
Bishop John Francis Kinney
Bishop of Saint Cloud
Metropolitan Archbishop John Clayton Nienstedt
Archbishop of Saint Paul and Minneapolis
Map

The Diocese of Saint Cloud (in pink) within the Ecclesiastical Province of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.
Website
StCloudDiocese.org

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint Cloud (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Clodoaldi) is a Roman Catholic diocese in Minnesota. It was founded on September 22, 1889, out of territory that had been evangelized by the missionary priest Father Francis Xavier Pierz. This diocese covers Benton, Douglas, Grant, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Otter Tail, Pope, Sherburne, Stearns, Stevens, Todd, Traverse, Wadena, and Wilkin Counties.[1]

Contents

Bishops

Auxiliary Bishops

  • James Steven Rausch, (1973–1977)

High schools

References

  1. ^ Diocese of Saint Cloud at Catholic-Hierarchy

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