Updated January 2, 2019
On January 16, 2015, the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis filed for Chapter 11 Reorganization (Reorganization) under the bankruptcy code. On May 31, 2018, the Archdiocese reached an agreement with abuse survivors, all parishes and related Catholic entities. Archbishop Bernard Hebda and Tom Abood, chair of the Archdiocesan Finance Council, addressed the media during a news conference. You may view the conference on Facebook and read statements from Archbishop Hebda and Tom Abood, as well as the related story in The Catholic Spirit. Also, a letter from Archbishop Hebda and Q&A were distributed at parishes.
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis’ Chapter 11 bankruptcy case was formally closed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court December 21, three months after a $210 million plan for Reorganization was approved by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel September 25.
If you have a question and don’t find the answer on this site or if you would like to share a comment with archdiocesan leadership regarding Reorganization, you may call (651) 251-7732 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.