News Releases

Catholic school students to prayerfully respond to recent gun violence »
Published Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018
In response to the senseless violence that took the lives of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, and the more recent shooting at Central Michigan University that claimed the lives of two individuals, students from throughout the
Reverend Patrick Gonyeau »
Published Sunday, Mar. 11, 2018
Reverend Patrick Gonyeau appointed Parochial Vicar of Corpus Christi Parish, Detroit, effective July 1, 2018, and will become Administrator of Corpus Christi Parish, Detroit, effective July 1, 2019.  Father Gonyeau is currently serving as Parochial Vicar of the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament Parish, Detroit and St. Moses the Black Parish, Detroit.  He also serves in the office of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools at Central Services, Detroit.
Reverend Alberto Bondy »
Published Sunday, Mar. 11, 2018
Reverend Alberto Bondy granted Senior Status effective July 1, 2018.  Father Bondy is currently serving as Pastor of St. Anne Parish, Warren.
Reverend Donald Archambault »
Published Sunday, Mar. 11, 2018
Reverend Donald Archambault granted Senior Status effective July 1, 2019.  Father Archambault will continue as Pastor of Corpus Christi Parish, Detroit until June 30, 2019.
Reverend Noel Emmanuel Cornelio »
Published Monday, Mar. 5, 2018
Reverend Noel Emmanuel Cornelio has been appointed Administrator of Sacred Heart Parish, Imlay City and St. Nicholas Parish, Capac, effective July 1, 2018, at which time the parishes will form a cluster.
Reverend Michael Woroniewicz »
Published Monday, Mar. 5, 2018
Reverend Michael Woroniewicz has been appointed Pastor of Divine Grace Parish, Carlton, effective July 1.
Reverend Paul Ballien »
Published Monday, Mar. 5, 2018
Reverend Paul Ballien has been appointed Pastor of St. John Neumann Parish, Canton, effective July 1.
Coaching IS Ministry Comes to Archdiocese of Detroit »
Published Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018

The Catholic Youth Organization in the Archdiocese of Detroit (CYO Detroit) will join in partnership with three nationally recognized Catholic sports education programs as it seeks to fulfill the mission of Unleash the Gospel to “undergo a missionary conversion” and change in the culture of Catholic sports.


Reverend Paul Ward »
Published Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018
Reverend Paul Ward has been released to serve as Chaplain at Wyoming Catholic College for a period of three years, effective July 1, 2018.  Father Ward is currently pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Imlay City.
St Mary Church in Wayne announces closure of school »
Published Friday, Feb. 16, 2018
On behalf of St. Mary Catholic Church (34530 W. Michigan Ave. in Wayne), the Archdiocese of Detroit relays the enclosed letter from parish administrator Bishop Walter Hurley, announcing the decision to close St. Mary School in Wayne following years of enrollment decline and financial struggles.