2011

Archbishop Allen Vigneron to Celebrate Mass and Distribute Ashes »
Published Wednesday, Mar. 9, 2011

Wednesday, March 9, is Ash Wednesday. It is the beginning of Lent, forty weekdays of prayer and penance in preparation for Easter. Archbishop Allen Vigneron will be the celebrant and homilist at the 12:15 p.m. Mass at St. Aloysius Church, 1234 Washingt

John Paul II Cultural Center to remain on market »
Published Friday, Mar. 4, 2011

The Ann Arbor-based Dominican Sisters of Mary have decided not to close under the purchase agreement with the Archdiocese of Detroit to acquire the building and land at 3900 Harewood Road in Washington, D.C., which is where the Pope John Paul II Cultur

Administrative Offices Seminary Closed by Winter Weather »
Published Monday, Feb. 21, 2011

Due to the inclement weather, the downtown administrative offices of the Detroit archdiocese (Central Services) and Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit are closed today, Monday, February 21, 2011.

Orthodox Metropolitan Kallistos Ware to Speak at Seminary Feb 19 »
Published Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011

Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Kallistos Ware, one of the world's foremost authorities on Catholic-Orthodox dialogue, will give a presentation on the topic from 10:30 a.m. until noon on Feb. 19 at Sacred Heart Major Seminary. The presentation is open to t

Regarding Incident at Sacred Heart Parish School Dearborn »
Published Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

Dearborn Police are questioning man in relation to an incident observed this morning, Friday, February 4, on the Sacred Heart campus. No school children were harmed and at no point were any of them in any danger. The principal, Lisa Powaser, and the pa

John Paul II School to Serve Downriver Families Open in August »
Published Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

A regional Catholic elementary school named for Pope John Paul II will open in August of 2011 on the campus of Christ the Good Shepherd Parish in Lincoln Park. The school, which will serve children from pre-school through the eighth grade, is the resul

Central Services Offices to Close February 2 »
Published Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

In consideration of the threat of severe weather, the downtown administrative offices for the Archdiocese of Detroit, known as Central Services, will be closed Wednesday, February 2, as will Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit.

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Regarding the Funeral Service for Officer Larry Nehasil »
Published Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011

Funeral services for Officer Larry Nehasil, the 48-year-old Livonia police officer who died in the line of duty, will be held 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 21, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 47650 North Territorial Road, Plymouth. Fr. William Tindall, p

January 22 Pro Life Conference Marks Roe v Wade »
Published Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

The Archdiocese of Detroit will host an all-day pro-life conference at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011. The conference, themed "Life is a Gift," will include a keynote address from Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron,