Archdiocese of Detroit

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Vintage-style procession photo a snapshot of renewal in Detroit, priest says

Mar 25, 2019

By Mary Farrow

A photo of a religious procession with a circa-1940’s aesthetic recently fascinated Catholics, who shared it on social media and... Read more

Father Marko Djonovic works with homeless men as part of Better Way Detroit.

How a priest and teams of homeless people are transforming Detroit

Dec 31, 2018

By Mary Farrow

Many homeless people of Detroit already recognize Father Marko Djonovic’s white Ford Excursion.  Read more

‘Whispered in the dark’ conference aims to help fight porn

Nov 9, 2018

By Perry West

An all-day conference will be hosted in southeast Michigan to expose the problem of pornography and promote resources for those... Read more

Archbishop Allen Vigneron of Detroit.

How the Archdiocese of Detroit plans to 'Unleash the Gospel'

Nov 2, 2018

By Jonah McKeown

A year after Detroit’s archbishop released a letter outlining a plan for his diocese’ revitalization, the diocese is working to... Read more

Blessed Solanus Casey. Photo courtesy of the Capuchin Province of St. Joseph.

Detroit celebrates the first feast of the 'approachably holy' Blessed Solanus Casey

Jul 30, 2018

By Mary Farrow

Sixty one years after his death and eight months after his beatification, Blessed Father Solanus Casey is still able to... Read more

Archbishop Allen Vigneron of Detroit.

Detroit archbishop: A missionary attitude can remedy the evils of racism

Jun 25, 2018

Amid recent ecclesial efforts to combat the problem of racism, Archbishop Allen Vigneron of Detroit released a pastoral note last... Read more

Venerable Solanus Casey, who will be beatified Nov. 18, 2017. Photo courtesy of the Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph in Detroit.

Fr. Solanus Casey: the American priest who will be beatified next week

Nov 8, 2017

Venerable Solanus Casey, an American-born Capuchin priest who died in 1957, will be beatified at a Nov. 18 Mass in... Read more

Detroit archdiocese challenged to 'Unleash the Gospel'

Jun 10, 2017

The Archbishop of Detroit has issued a pastoral letter for his local Church which aims to encourage evangelization as an... Read more

Cardinal Edmund C. Szoka.

Detroit mourns loss of retired cardinal Edmund Szoka

Aug 21, 2014

Cardinal Edmund Casimir Szoka, who had served as Archbishop of Detroit and president of the Vatican City State, died of... Read more