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Reverend Mario Amore »
Published Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019
Reverend Mario Amore appointed Administrator of St. Aloysius Parish, Detroit, effective July 1, 2019. Father Amore is currently serving as Associate Pastor of St. Hugo of the Hills Parish, Bloomfield Hills.  
Monsignor Patrick Halfpenny »
Published Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019
Monsignor Patrick Halfpenny appointed Director for Priestly Mission in the Office for Clergy and Consecrated Life, effective July 1, 2019.  In this new position, Msgr. Halfpenny will assist priests to become better equipped for missi
Reverend Steven Mateja »
Published Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019
Reverend Steven Mateja appointed Associate Pastor of St. Frances Cabrini Parish, Allen Park, effective January 13, 2019.  Father Mateja is returning from a leave of absence.
Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo »
Published Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019
Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo released from parochial ministry to study Canon Law at Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., effective July 1, 2019.  Father Palazzolo is currently serving as Pastor of Holy Trinity Parish, Po
Regarding the resignation of Sister Mary Finn, HVM »
Published Friday, Jan. 18, 2019

The Department of Communications of the Archdiocese of Detroit shares the following message from Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, regarding the resignation of Sister Mary Finn, HVM, from the faculty of Sacred Heart Major Seminary.

"It is only in recent days that I have come to know new and additional details and context regarding Sr. Mary’s misconduct. Based on this information, the current rector, Msgr. Lajiness, accepted Sister Finn’s resignation. I endorse this action.”

Death Notices

Deacon William Schmitz »
Died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018
Deacon William Schmitz, passed on from this life on October 16, 2018 at the age of 66.

Deacon Douglas Jackson Jr »
Died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018
Deacon Douglas Jackson, Jr. passed on from this life on August 18, 2018 at the age of 76.
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