Bishop Andrew Cozzens received his Doctorate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas in Rome, Italy. When he was studying for his BA at Benedictine College, he became involved with Saint Paul’s Outreach. He lived in summer household with SPO from 1989-91 and served on SPO campus evangelization staff for the 1992-93 school year. Ordained to the priesthood in 1997 for the Archdiocese, Bishop Cozzens is also a founding member of the Companions of Christ and lives with the community in St. Paul. He was ordained to the episcopacy in December of 2013.