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Bishop-elect Michael Izen!

Posted on January 06, 2023 in: General News

Bishop-elect Michael Izen!

Pope Francis has named Father Michael John Izen, a priest of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, assigning him the titular see of Newport.

His episcopal ordination is scheduled for April 11, 2023, at the Cathedral of Saint Paul. The ordination will be live-streamed on the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis’ Facebook page. 

Read more and get links to the livestream here.

 

“Archbishop Hebda has been very supportive and reassuring since I first received the news - very fatherly. I look forward to being an extension of him to our Archdiocese, and serving and being present to the people of God.”

Bishop-elect Michael John Izen


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