News Releases

Remembering the 1967 Civil Disturbance in the City of Detroit »
Published Thursday, Jul. 20, 2017

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

This week marks 50 years since an early-morning raid on a “blind pig” after-hours bar at 12th Street and Clairmount sparked one of the largest civil disturbances in U.S. history, resulting i

Reverend Thomas Cusick »
Published Friday, Jul. 7, 2017
Reverend Thomas Cusick granted Senior Priest Status, effective September 1. Father Cusick has been serving as Pastor of St. Anthony Parish, Belleville.
Reverend Libor Marek »
Published Friday, Jul. 7, 2017
Reverend Libor Marek appointed Administrator of SS. Cyril & Methodius Parish, Sterling Heights, effective July 1. Father Marek has been serving as Associate Pastor of SS. Cyril & Methodius.
Reverend John Kaul »
Published Friday, Jul. 7, 2017
Reverend John Kaul granted Senior Priest Status, effective July 1. Father Kaul has been serving with the Archdiocese for Military Services.
Father Solanus Casey Beatification Ceremony Date Announced »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017
DETROIT, MI (27 JUNE 2017) – The Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph in Detroit has announced that the date for the Father Solanus Casey beatification ceremony will be Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Ford Field in Detroit. This f
Hispanic section of Our Lady of Hope Cemetery to be blessed dedicated on June 24 »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017

Brownstown Township — Bishop Arturo Cepeda, Auxiliary Bishop of Detroit, will bless and dedicate a new Hispanic section at Our Lady of Hope Cemetery following a 10 a.m. Mass on Saturday, June 24. The opening of this section marks a significant mi

Reverend Eugene Katcher »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 13, 2017
Reverend Eugene Katcher granted Senior Priest Status, effective July 1. Father Katcher has been serving as Pastor of Resurrection Parish, Canton. 
Reverend Lawrence Delonnay »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 13, 2017
Reverend Lawrence Delonnay granted Senior Priest Status, effective July 1. Father Delonnay has been serving as pastor of Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, Waterford.
Monsignor Ricardo Bass »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 13, 2017
Monsignor Ricardo Bass granted Senior Priest Status, effective July 1. Monsignor Bass has been serving as pastor of St. Hubert Parish, Harrison Township.
Reverend Ronald Essman »
Published Tuesday, Jun. 13, 2017
Reverend Ronald Essman granted Senior Priest Status, effective September 1. Father Essman has been serving as pastor of St. Paul of Tarsus Parish, Clinton Township.