News Releases

Archbishop Allen Vigneron statement on the shootings at New Zealand mosques »
Published Friday, Mar. 15, 2019

The Department of Communications shares the following statement from Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, in response to the March 15 shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand:

On behalf of the all of the Cat

Regarding the Archdiocese of Detroits List of Clergy Credibly Accused of Abuse »
Published Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2019

The Archdiocese of Detroit was made aware today of concerns over the names of religious order priests not included on its

Reverend Lawrence Zurawski »
Published Sunday, Mar. 3, 2019
Reverend Lawrence Zurawski appointed Pastor of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Garden City, effective July 1, 2019. Father Zuraw
Reverend Robert McCabe »
Published Sunday, Mar. 3, 2019
Reverend Robert McCabe appointed Pastor of Divine Child Parish, Dearborn, effective July 1, 2019. Father McCabe is currently se
Reverend Bradley Forintos »
Published Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019
Reverend Bradley Forintos appointed Pastor of Holy Trinity Parish, Port Huron, effective July 1, 2019. Father Forintos is currently serving as Associate Pastor of Our Lady on the River Parish, Marine City.
Archdiocese of Detroit Responds to Michigan Attorney General Update on Investigation into Michigan Catholic Dioceses »
Published Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
The Archdiocese of Detroit appreciates the Attorney General’s Office for providing an update today regarding its investigation. We also would like to add a few points of clarification.
Regarding the Vatican summit on sexual abuse »
Published Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019
The summit at the Vatican is a gathering of the presidents from national bishops' conferences, the heads of the Eastern Catholic churches, religious order superiors and Vatican officials. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), is attending on behalf of the bishops of the United States.

Pope Francis approves miracle attributed to Blessed Newman, clearing way for sainthood »
Published Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019
Pope Francis has signed a decree recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed John Henry Newman, the English cardinal, clearing the way for his canonization.
Archbishop, Catholic schools office release bold vision to ‘unleash our Catholic schools’ »
Published Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019
Addressing about 150 principals, pastors and Catholic school leaders Jan. 29 at Sacred Heart Major Seminary, Archbishop Vigneron announced a bold, new vision for Catholic education in the Archdiocese of Detroit, challenging the Church to embark on a journey of renewal and re-invention with Catholic schools as the face of a missionary movement.
Reverend Daniel Zaleski »
Published Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019
Reverend Daniel Zaleski granted Senior Status, effective March 1, 2019.  Father Zaleski is currently serving as Pastor of