March

Two Auxiliary Bishops Named for Archdiocese of Detroit »
Published Tuesday, Mar. 22, 2011

Pope Benedict XVI has named two local priests, Monsignor Donald Hanchon and Father Michael Byrnes, to be auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Detroit. Bishops-designate Hanchon and Byrnes will be ordained as the ar

Catholic Church of Detroit Collects Aid for Earthquake Tsunami Relief »
Published Friday, Mar. 11, 2011

The Archdiocese of Detroit is collecting funds to aid relief efforts in the Pacific following the earthquake and tsunami that caused great destruction and loss of life in Japan. These funds will either aid efforts of or be distributed through Catholic

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