Diocese of Duluth

Father Peter Muhich named bishop of Rapid City

Bishop-elect MuhichPope Francis has named the Rev. Peter M. Muhich, a priest of the Diocese of Duluth who currently serves as rector of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary and pastor of St. Mary Star of the Sea and Our Lady of Mercy in Duluth, to be the next bishop of the Diocese of Rapid City, South Dakota. Read more >>

Update in response to new state Executive Order

The Diocese of Duluth has updated its protocols and plans for re-opening public celebration of Mass in light of a new Executive Order issued by Gov. Tim Walz.  

Coronavirus resource page

The Diocese of Duluth is continuing to monitor the rapidly evolving Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and its effect on our region and our local church. For more information on steps the Duluth Diocese has taken, recommendations that have been given, and resources for further information, see the following link: Read more >>

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Upcoming events

CATECHETICAL INSTITUTE DAY (UPDATE): The Diocese of Duluth Catechetical Institute Day has been postponed until Fall 2020 due to low registrations, in the hopes that more people can take advantage of this opportunity. Those who have registered have been contacted. Please check back later for the yet to be determined event date.


STRATEGIC PLANNING: The Diocese of Duluth Five Year Strategic Plan, effective from 2012 to 2017, along with the implementation handbook, is available here. You can find an update on what’s been implemented so far here.

FINANCIAL STATEMENT: The Diocese of Duluth has released its audited financial reports. Please see the document here.

COMPUTER SECURITY: The Diocesan Technology Committee offers some best-practices guidance for computer systems here.

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