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Archdiocese to hold Vigil of Our Lady of Guadalupe Dec. 11 »
Published Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

The Vigil of Our Lady of Gudalupe. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, 4200 Martin Rd. in Detroit.

Detroit Archbishop to Host Prayer Service for Christians in the Middle East »
Published Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron on Friday evening, Nov. 21, will host Eastern-rite Catholics for a prayer vigil at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament, for the intentions of Christians in the Middle East. All are welcome to attend.

Father Timothy Babcock »
Published Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Father Timothy Babcock, appointed temporary administrator of St. Ronald Parish, Sterling Heights, effective October 23, 2014.
Monsignor George Miller »
Published Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Monsignor George Miller, submitted his resignation from the office of pastor of St. Ronald Parish, Sterling Heights, due to health reasons.  The resignation was accepted by Archbishop Vigneron effective October 23, 2014.
Detroit Archbishop to Bless Grave Marker for Unclaimed Bodies from Wayne County Morgue News Release »
Published Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 2, will bless a granite monument marking the grave sites of 145 bodies that had gone unclaimed from the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s Office. The bodies were buried this summer at Our Lady of Hope Cemetery in Brownstown Township following an interfaith memorial service on July 9.

Death Notices

Fr Valentine Gattari Death Notice »
Died Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

Visitation will take place at SS. Cyril & Methodius Parish Church, 41233 Ryan Road, Sterling Heights on Friday, September 26 from 2-9 p.m., with a wake service at 7 p.m.

Father Gattari will lie in repose on Saturday, September 27 at SS. Cyril & Methodius Parish Church from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township.

Fr Charles Fontana Death Notice »
Died Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Visitation will take place at John Molnar Funeral Home, 23700 West Road, Brownstown Township, 734-692-1515 on Sunday, September 28 from 1-6 p.m. Visitation will continue on Monday, September 29 at St. Clement Parish Church, 5275 Kenilworth Street, Dearborn from 2-7 p.m. with a rosary at 6:30 p.m.

Father Fontana will lie in repose on Tuesday, September 30 at St. Clement Parish Church from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit.

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