The Most Reverend Robert Barron, Bishop of the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, Announces the Following Assignments

01
Jan
2023

The Most Reverend Robert Barron, Bishop of the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, announces the following:

Judicial Vicar

Rev. Michael Cronin: appointed Judicial Vicar of the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, effective January 1, 2023.  

Chancellor

Ms. Jenna Cooper: appointed Chancellor of the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, effective January 1, 2023.  

Parochial Vicar

Rev. Dharmendra Pasala: appointed Parochial Vicar of St. Joseph Parish in Owatonna, Sacred Heart Parish in Owatonna, and Christ the King Parish in Medford, with residence at St. Joseph Parish, effective November 25, 2022.  

Residence

Very Rev. Glenn Frerichs: assigned to be in residence at St. Mary Parish in Chatfield, effective December 1, 2022.  

Incardination

Rev. John Lasuba: originally a priest of the Archdiocese of Juba, South Sudan; incardinated into the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, effective November 2, 2022.  

Faculties

Rev. Paul Weberg, OSB: a priest of the Benedictine Marmion Abbey, having been granted an indult of exclaustration and currently serving as an Army Chaplain, granted faculties in the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, effective December 1, 2022.