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Supporting CYO Requires a Bit More Effort »
Published Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017
To make a donation in support of CYO in this year’s United Way campaign, just look to the spot where you can write in a charitable organization and put in Catholic Youth Organization.  United Way will continue to make sure that support flows through them to the agency.  Should you wish to donate directly, there are various ways that can be done. For more information on other options, including small monthly giving, automobile donations, planned giving through estates or wills, or in-kind contributions email or head to
Father Solanus Casey Beatification Tickets Available October 9 »
Published Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

DETROIT, MI – The Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph in Detroit has announced that tickets to the Father Solanus Casey Beatification will be available to the public on Monday, October 9 at 9 a.m. ET only at

Reverend Peter Etzel SJ »
Published Monday, Oct. 2, 2017
Reverend Peter Etzel, SJ, appointed Pastor of Gesu Parish, Detroit, effective November 20. Father Etzel has been serving as Director of the Sioux Spiritual Center and as Director of Ministry Formation, both in the Diocese of Rapid City.
Prayer Service for Victims in Las Vegas »
Published Monday, Oct. 2, 2017
In response to the tragic shooting that took the lives of dozens of individuals and injured hundreds more in Las Vegas Sunday night, the Archdiocese of Detroit will hold a prayer service at noon on Monday, Oct. 2, at St. Aloysius Church, 1234 Washington B
Sistine Chapel Choir to give first ever Detroit performance »
Published Friday, Sep. 15, 2017

The Sistine Chapel Choir from Rome, commonly recognized as "the Pope's Choir," will make its first-ever performance in Detroit on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Detroit Opera House. Their performance in Detroit will culminate the Choir's historic return to the U.S. for the first time in over 30 years, which also includes performances at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City and the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. The Choir will perform to a sold-out audience.

Death Notices

Deacon Donald Leach »
Died Thursday, Sep. 21, 2017
Our brother, Deacon Donald Leach, passed on from this life on September 21, 2017 at the age of 62.

Deacon Leach was born on July 6, 1955 and ordained a permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of Detroit on October 15, 1994. He served ast St. Alo
Fr Edward Ritter »
Died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017
Father Edward Ritter, passed on from this life on August 12, 2017 at the age of 91.
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