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Regarding the resignation of Sister Mary Finn, HVM »
Published Friday, Jan. 18, 2019

The Department of Communications of the Archdiocese of Detroit shares the following message from Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, regarding the resignation of Sister Mary Finn, HVM, from the faculty of Sacred Heart Major Seminary.

"It is only in recent days that I have come to know new and additional details and context regarding Sr. Mary’s misconduct. Based on this information, the current rector, Msgr. Lajiness, accepted Sister Finn’s resignation. I endorse this action.”
Regarding matters at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Temperance Michigan »
Published Monday, Dec. 17, 2018
The Archdiocese of Detroit regrets that one of its parish priests was unable to bring comfort to a grieving family at the recent funeral of their beloved son. Our hope is always to bring comfort to situations of great pain, through funeral services centered on the love and healing power of Christ.
Summer Feeding Program »
Published Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018

The Archdiocese of Detroit School Foods Program will be sponsoring the USDA funded Summer Meals programs this summer in locations throughout the city.   Everyone wins with the Summer Meal prog

Reverend John Riccardo »
Published Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018

Reverend John Riccardo is being released to create and lead a new non-profit organization, Acts XXIX, a pastoral initiative aimed at supporting the movement to Unleash the Gospel.

Reverend Anthony Richter »
Published Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018
Reverend Anthony Richter appointed Pastor of Guardian Angels Parish, Clawson, effective November 26, 2018.  

Death Notices

Deacon William Schmitz »
Died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018
Deacon William Schmitz, passed on from this life on October 16, 2018 at the age of 66.

Deacon Douglas Jackson Jr »
Died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018
Deacon Douglas Jackson, Jr. passed on from this life on August 18, 2018 at the age of 76.
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