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Regarding Steven Henrich »
Published Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017
A member of the U.S. Crosier Province of St. Odilia, Steven Henrich, osc, notified his national superior of a single incident of inappropriate touch of a minor. The occurrence took place in the late 1970s, nearly 40 years ago in Madison, Minnesota.
Archbishop Vigneron to Ordain Two Bishops for Detroit on January 25 at Blessed Sacrament Cathedral »
Published Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
On Wednesday, January 25, two priests will be ordained bishops for the Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit. The ordination ceremony, led by Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, will take place at 2 p.m. at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament, 9844 Woodward Avenue in Detroit.
Monsignor Robert McClory »
Published Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Monsignor Robert McClory appointed pastor of National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica Parish, Royal Oak, effective July 1 in addition to his ongoing duties as Moderator of the Curia and Vicar General.
Reverend Jeffrey Day »
Published Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Reverend Jeffrey Day appointed Deputy Moderator of the Curia effective July 1. Father Day currently serves as pastor of St. Fabian Parish, Farmington Hills.
Reverend Robert Spezia »
Published Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Reverend Robert Spezia appointed Vicar for Clergy and Director of the Office for Clergy and Consecrated Life effective July 1. Father Spezia currently serves on the faculty of Sacred Heart Major Seminary.

Death Notices

Fr Fabian Slominski »
Died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017

Visitation will take place at Wysocki Funeral Home, 29440 Ryan Road, Warren on Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 12:00 - 7:00 pm. There will be a Rosary at 6 pm.

Father Slominski will lie in repose on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Our Lady of Grace (formerly St. Cletus) Parish, 26256 Ryan Road, Warren from 10:00 am until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Fr Addison Wright PSS »
Died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017

Our brother and fellow priest, Father Addison Wright, PSS, passed on from this life on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at the age of 84.

Father Wright was ordained for the Diocese of Bridgeport, Connecticut on May 25, 1957. He was admitted to the Society of St. Sulpice in 1960. His assignments included serving as rector of St. John's Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan from 1968 - 1971, and on the faculty of St. Mary's Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland.

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