2015

Dec 29 Archdiocese Chorus to Sing at Mass with Pope Francis Jan 6 »
Published Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015

The Archdiocesan Chorus will be singing at the Basilica of St. Peter, in front of Pope Francis and those who will be gathered for Mass on the January 6 Feast of the Epiphany. The Mass and the chorus will be featured on Catholic Television Network of Detroit (CTND), both live at 4 a.m., and in re-broadcasts at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Coverage comes through Boston-based CatholicTV, of which CTND is an affiliate.

Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo »
Published Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015
Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo appointed administrator, Holy Trinity Parish, Port Huron, effective January 11.  Father Palazzolo currently serves as associate pastor of Guardian Angels Parish, Clawson.
Reverend Brian Cokonougher »
Published Monday, Dec. 14, 2015
Reverend Brian Cokonougher appointed pastor, St. Thecla Parish, Clinton Township, effective January 11.  Father Cokonougher currently serves as pastor of Holy Trinity Parish, Port Huron.
Vandalism at Livonia Church Properties »
Published Monday, Dec. 14, 2015

All priests and parishes in the Archdiocese of Detroit have received this advisory from the Department of Communications.

Sometime between late this past Friday evening and early Saturday morning, two Church properties in Livonia were

Regarding Father David West »
Published Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015
Father David F. West. (1938-2004). Ordained in 1964. Years after his death, an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor was brought forward to the Archdiocesan Board of Review, considered, and was found to be credible.
Sentence for Father Edward Belczak »
Published Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015

Father Edward Belczak Subsequent to entering a guilty plea in September to misusing hund

Reverend Anthony Camilleri »
Published Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015
Reverend Anthony Camilleri appointed administrator, St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Newport and St. Anne Parish, Monroe, effective January 11.  Father Camilleri currently serves as associate pastor of St. Anastasia Parish, Troy.
Nov. 11 - Holy See accepts retirement of Bishop Francis Reiss »
Published Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Bishop Francis ReissThis morning, the Holy See announced that Pope Fra

Nov. 5 - Regarding the funeral service for Ryan Tsatsos »
Published Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
The funeral service for Ryan Tsatsos, the Central Michigan freshman who was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Nov. 1, will take place at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 6, at St. Lawrence Church 44633 Utica Road in Utica.
Local Photographer and His Approach to Young Catholic Women »
Published Friday, Oct. 30, 2015
The Department of Communications has recently been made aware of concerns involving an Oakland County-based photographer, Anthony Raphael Perlas, who also presents himself as Anthony Tridentine and as the leader of the Latin Mass Society. That society—not to be confused with the Latin Mass Society of England and Wales—is not affiliated or approved by the Archdiocese of Detroit.