Regarding Fr James Kurtz SJ »
Published Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Religious orders function in their internal governance separately from the archdiocese or diocese where they are headquartered and/or minister -- therefore a matter

Regarding RCTV and its name »
Published Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011

The Church encourages the Christian faithful to promote or sustain a variety of apostolic undertakings but, nevertheless, prohibits any such undertaking from claiming the name Catholic without the consent of the competent ecclesiastical author

Declaracion sobre Real Catholic TV y su nombre »
Published Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011

La Iglesia anima a los fieles cristianos a promover y mantener una variedad de iniciativas apostólicas, pero, sin embargo, prohíbe a cualquier empresa de este tipo reclamar el nombre de católica

All Saints and All Souls Days »
Published Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011

"The souls of the just are in the hand of God, and no torment shall touch them.  They seemed, in the view of the foolish, to be dead; and their passing away was thought an affliction and their going forth from us utter destruction.  But they

Regarding Fr Schulte »
Published Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011

Effective October 28, 2011, Fr. Gary Schulte, 66, pastor of St. Sylvester Parish in Warren, Michigan, has been placed on an administrative leave of absence by the A

Statement on Eleanor Josaitis »
Published Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011

Last week, as Eleanor Josaitis lay ill, Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron offered these thoughts about the Focus: HOPE co-founder…

Welcoming the Stranger »
Published Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011

The Free Press' July 31 article "Faces of the Immigration Crackdown" should open the eyes of those who are passionate about upholding the dignity of a

New Councils Handbook »
Published Friday, Jul. 1, 2011

Dear Pastor and Parish Council Member,

I am pleased to provide you with this comprehensive, updated resource to assist you in leading and caring for your parish. The Parish, Vicariate and Archdiocesan Councils Handbook reflect

Archbishop Vigneron on the American Catholic Council »
Published Friday, Jun. 3, 2011

My dear brother priests and deacons,

As you may be aware, a group calling itself the American Catholic Council will be meeting at Cobo Hall on the weekend of June 11 and 12. Despite my attempts to engage in a dialogue with them about this planne

Archbishop Vigneron on the latest abuse study »
Published Wednesday, May. 18, 2011

The Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, adopted by the U.S. bishops in 2002, called for two studies on the issue of clergy sexual abuse in the United States. The John Jay College for Criminal Justice conducted both st