News Releases

Reverend James Grau »
Published Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Reverend James Grau appointed Priest Secretary to Archbishop Vigneron effective July 1. Father Grau currently serves as associate pastor of St. Anastasia Parish, Troy.
Reverend Stephen Pullis »
Published Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Reverend Stephen Pullis appointed Director of the Department of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools effective July 1. Father Pullis currently serves as Priest Secretary to Archbishop Vigneron.
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.
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.
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.
Caller attempts to defraud a local parish »
Published Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016

The Communications Department has been made aware of a recent attempt to perpetrate a phone scam against one of our parishes.  The caller claims to be in South America and wants to make a donation.  Instead of mailing a check, he asks for the

Reverend Clint McDonell »
Published Monday, Dec. 12, 2016
Reverend Clint McDonell appointed Director of Undergraduate Seminarians, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, effective January 1, 2017. Father McDonell currently serves as Assistant Professor of Theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary.
Reverend Stephen Burr »
Published Monday, Dec. 12, 2016
Reverend Stephen Burr appointed Vice Rector and Dean of Formation, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, effective January 1, 2017. Father Burr currently serves as Director of Undergraduate Seminarians at Sacred Heart Major Seminary.
Archbishop Vigneron - 'Know that we stand with our immigrant brothers and sisters' »
Published Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

Today, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of St. Juan Diego with a Mass at 7 p.m. this

Archbishop to mark Day of Prayer and Solidarity with Families of Immigrants »
Published Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016
Focusing on the plight of refugees and migrants, in concert with Catholic bishops across the country, Archbishop Allen Vigneron will celebrate Mass at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9. The Mass is on the feast day of St. Juan Diego and in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe, both of whom hold special significance for immigrants, especially those from Mexico and Central America.