News Releases

Reverend Michael Nkachukwu »
Published Monday, Apr. 15, 2019
Reverend Michael Nkachukwu appointed Pastor of St. Jude Parish, Detroit, effective July 1, 2019, in addition to his continuing responsibilities as Pastor of Our Lady Queen of Heaven – Good Shepherd Parish, Detroit and St. Raymond &n
Reverend Giuseppe Licciardi »
Published Monday, Apr. 15, 2019
Reverend Giuseppe Licciardi (Fr. Pino), of the Diocese of Monreale, Italy, has decided to conclude his pastorate effective June 30, 2019 and seek senior status.  Father Licciardi is currently serving as Pastor of Holy Family Parish,
Reverend Giancarlo Ghezzi PIME »
Published Monday, Apr. 15, 2019
Reverend Giancarlo Ghezzi, PIME, with the concurrence of his superior, Fr. Ken Mazur, PIME, appointed Associate Pastor of St. John the Baptist Parish, Monroe, effective July 1, 2019, in addition to his continuing responsibilities as Assoc
Reverend Wayne Epperley CSSp »
Published Monday, Apr. 15, 2019
Reverend Wayne Epperley, C.S.Sp., with the concurrence of his superior, Fr. Jeffrey Douaime, appointed Administrator of Holy Family Parish, Detroit, effective July 1, 2019, in addition to his continuing responsibilities as Pastor of St. M
Reverend Susaikannu Esack SAC »
Published Monday, Apr. 15, 2019
Reverend Susaikannu Esack, SAC, with the concurrence of his superior, Fr. Pedro Camilo Simoes, SAC, appointed Associate Pastor of St. Patrick Parish, White Lake, effective July 1, 2019, pending immigration clearance. 
Reverend David Burgard »
Published Sunday, Apr. 14, 2019
Reverend David Burgard appointed Pastor of St. John the Baptist Parish, Monroe, effective July 1, 2019, in addition to his continuing responsibilities as Pastor of St. Mary Parish, Monroe.
Archdiocese unveils Unleash the Gospel magazine and website »
Published Wednesday, Apr. 10, 2019
The Archdiocese of Detroit on Wednesday announced a new print magazine and website, each dedicated to nourishing and encouraging area faithful embarking on a mission to “unleash the Gospel” in their communities.<
Reverend Edward Zaorski »
Published Sunday, Mar. 31, 2019
Reverend Edward Zaorski appointed Pastor of St. James Parish, Novi, effective July 1, 2019.  Father Zaorski is currently serving as Pastor of SS. Andrew and Benedict Parish, Detroit and St. Mary Magdalen Parish, Melvindale.
Reverend Shafique Masih »
Published Sunday, Mar. 31, 2019
Reverend Shafique Masih appointed Pastor of St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy Parish, Westland, effective July 1, 2019.  Father Masih is currently serving as Pastor of St. Jude Parish, Detroit.
Reverend Thomas Lumpkin »
Published Sunday, Mar. 31, 2019
Reverend Thomas Lumpkin granted Senior Status, effective September 30, 2019.  Father Lumpkin is currently serving as Chaplain at Day House, Detroit and Manna Community, Detroit.