(Photo by Sam Patet)
stablished in 1957, the Diocese of New Ulm is a community of 76 parishes and 4 oratories serving Catholics throughout 15 counties in Minnesota: Big Stone, Brown, Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Nicollet, Redwood, Renville, Sibley, Swift, and Yellow Medicine. The Diocese of New Ulm is Minnesota's most rural diocese, home to a total population of 281,707 with a Catholic population of 58,717. It is an area serving some 9,863 square miles of Southwestern Minnesota prairie.
Faith-filled fashionista makes her mark in Fairfax
Former "America's Next Top Model" contestant Leah Darrow gives her personal testimony to a crowd of sixth through eighth graders at the diocesan Junior High Festival, held April 26 at GFW Middle School in Fairfax. Darrow used her conversion story to challenge the students to live holy, Christ-centered lives that make frequent use of the Sacrament of Reconciliation. The day also included a concert from Catholic musician Trevor Thomson and Mass with Bishop John M. LeVoir.
Recent Lawsuit Against Diocese of New Ulm
Hope, Healing, and Peace
A message from Bishop John M. LeVoir
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2015 Diocese of New Ulm Parish Festival Dates
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'Fourth Plan for Parishes' Online
The "Fourth Plan for Parishes" is available online.
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Join Bishop LeVoir on a Pilgrimage
to Switzerland, Germany & Austria
September 14 - 24, 2015
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Diocesan Council of Catholic Women
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To Contact the Diocese of New Ulm:
Catholic Pastoral Center
1421 6th Street North
New Ulm, MN 56073-2071