2016

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.
Immaculate Conception »
Published Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016
A holy day for all Catholics, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception celebrates the conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the womb of Saint Anne, and recognizes that our Blessed Mother was sinless from the first moment of her life.
Bp. Robert Fisher »
Published Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016
Bishop Robert Fisher appointed regional moderator of the Northeast Region, effective January 25, 2017. Bishop Fisher will continue to serve as pastor of the National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica, Royal Oak, through June 30, 2017.
Bp. Gerard Battersby »
Published Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016
Bishop Gerard Battersby appointed regional moderator of the South Region, effective January 25, 2017. Bishop Battersby will continue to serve as pastor of St. Mary of Redford Parish, Detroit, until other provision is made.
Archbishop to bless St. Anne of the Gospel sacred art in downtowns burgeoning Capitol Park District »
Published Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1, will give a blessing to a landmark piece of sacred art that symbolizes the strong Christian heritage of the City of Detroit and will be a mainstay in the city's revitalized art distric

Regarding the funeral service for Officer Collin Rose »
Published Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016
A funeral service for Wayne State Officer Collin Rose, who died last week from a gunshot wound sustained on duty, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 22412 Overlake in St. Clair Shores.