2015

Reverend John Simoneau »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend John Simoneau, appointed associate pastor, Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Plymouth effective July 1.  Father Simoneau currently serves as associate pastor of SS. Cyril and Methodius Parish, Sterling Heights.
Reverend Bryan Shackett »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend Bryan Shackett, appointed associate pastor, Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, Plymouth effective July 1.  Father Shackett is  currently assigned to graduate studies at the Pontifical Lateran University, Rome.
Reverend Mark Prill »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend Mark Prill, appointed associate pastor, SS. Peter and Paul Parish, North Branch, St. Mary Burnside Parish, North Branch and Sacred Heart Mission, Brown City, effective July 1.   Father Prill currently serves as associate pastor of St. Thecla Parish, Clinton Township.     
Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo, appointed associate pastor, Guardian Angels Parish, Clawson effective July 1. Father Palazzolo currently serves as associate pastor of St. Lawrence Parish, Utica.
Reverend Krzysztof Nowak »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend Krzysztof Nowak, appointed associate pastor, Divine Savior Parish, Westland, St. Damian Parish, Westland, and St. Theodore of Canterbury Parish, Westland effective July 1. Father Nowak currently serves as associate pastor of St. Lawrence Parish, Utica.
Reverend Noel Cornelio »
Published Sunday, Apr. 26, 2015
Reverend Noel Cornelio, appointed associate pastor, St. Isidore Parish, Macomb Township effective July 1. Father Cornelio currently serves as associate pastor of St. Damien of Molokai Parish, Pontiac.
National Shrine of the Little Flower to mark designation as 'Basilica' with Mass of Thanksgiving »
Published Tuesday, Apr. 21, 2015

National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, will celebrate Mass of Thanksgiving to mark the Shrine’s status as a basilica. The main celebrant will be Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron. During the Mass, the public announcement and declaration from Pope Francis will be read.

Reverend Paul Snyder »
Published Sunday, Apr. 19, 2015
Reverend Paul Snyder, appointed administrator, St. Mary Parish, Royal Oak, effective July 1.  Father Snyder currently serves as associate pastor at Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, Farmington.
Abp. Vigneron: Cardinal George 'a friend and mentor' »
Published Friday, Apr. 17, 2015

Statement from Archbishop Vigneron on the passing of Cardinal George.

Archdiocesan Chorus invites public to be part of its trip to sing for the pope »
Published Monday, Apr. 13, 2015
The Archdiocesan Chorus is inviting people from Metro Detroit to be part of its historic opportunity to sing at Mass with Pope Francis at St. Peter’s Basilica on January 6, 2016, the Feast of the Epiphany. The chorus, which in March received the invitation from the Vatican, is encouraging the public to attend events, contribute to crowdsourcing to provide scholarships to their musicians, and even to come along with the chorus on its pilgrimage to the Vatican.