Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota

Joseph Wajda

Status: Permanently removed from ministry

Appeared under the heading: “Priests with credible claims against them of sexual abuse of a minor”

Birth Year: 1947

Ordination year: 1973

Reported assignment history:

  • Associate priest, St. Raphael, Crystal, 1973-1977
  • Associate priest, Immaculate Conception, Columbia Heights, 1977-1981
  • Administrator, Immaculate Conception, Columbia Heights, 1980-1981
  • Associate priest, St. Rose of Lima, Roseville, 1982-1986
  • Temporary administrator, St. Joseph, Waconia, 1986
  • Temporary administrator, Sts. Peter and Paul, Loretto, 1986
  • Pastor, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Minneapolis, 1986-1987
  • Pastor, St. Andrew, St. Paul, 1987-1989
  • Associate priest, Blessed Sacrament, St. Paul, 1990-1991
  • Student, Catholic University of America, 1992-1994
  • Judicial Vicar, Metropolitan Tribunal, St. Paul, 1996-2002