Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis Releases Statement on Francis Hoefgen
By Cassie Hart
November 19, 2013
Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis released the following statement on Francis Hoefgen, a former priest of St. John’s Abbey who served in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in the mid-1980’s.
A lawsuit claims Francis Hoefgen was at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton church in Hastings when he molested the plaintiff, who was 10 to 13 years old at the time.
[Statement Regarding Francis Hoefgen]