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The secret bootlegging history of Stearns County

‘In St. Cloud during the Great Depression and Prohibition days, the monks of St. John’s Abbey ran and owned, in the area today known as Collegeville, the biggest moonshine-brewing still in Stearns County, and whenever the feds came sniffing around … Continue reading

Nine Monks Among Claims Against the Diocese of St. Cloud

Allegations of abuse were made against the following clergy members in the lawsuits against the Diocese of St. Cloud during the three-year window of the Minnesota Child Victims Act, which expired May 25.

Lawyers for abuse victims want diocese, abbey to release more information

Leaders of the Diocese of St. Cloud and St. John’s Abbey haven’t done enough to protect children or other potential victims from clergy who are credibly accused of sex abuse and living in the community, alleged abuse victims and their … Continue reading

Judge orders St. Paul archdiocese, Winona diocese, to release lists of accused priests

(Star Tribune) The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, as well as the Diocese of Winona, must release the names of 46 priests accused of sexually abusing minors, a Ramsey County District Court judge ruled Monday. He set a deadline … Continue reading

Administrative Histories – Saint John’s University

*** Presidents of Saint John’s University Note: Before 1866, the abbey’s prior acted as ex-officio Presidents of the College

Monk Offenders in the Bahamas

The following is a list of Saint John’s monks with credible allegations of misconduct who served in the Bahamas.

Abbey Letter Lists Eighteen

The letter listing the names of eighteen monk offenders is available… Here

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Fr. Tom Andert’s Love Letters to a Minor Student

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