Advanced Directives

To assist Catholics of the state who wish to have an advance directive, the Minnesota Catholic Conference have prepared a Minnesota Catholic Health Care Directive that meets the state’s legal requirements and reflects the Church’s teaching. The Minnesota Catholic Health Directive Guide answers some basic questions about the law, Church teaching and completing a health care directive. We encourage you to download and print out both the guides and the directive.

Minnesota Catholic Healthcare Directive


You will need Adobe Reader in order to open these documents.  If you do not have Adobe Reader on your computer, you can download it for free online:

Get Adobe Reader