Diocese of Kalamazoo

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Bishop Edward M. Lohse.

Vatican appoints new administrator of Steubenville Diocese amid possible merger

Jun 14, 2024

By Daniel Payne

The Vatican has removed Bishop Paul Bradley as apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Steubenville, the bishop revealed on Friday.  Read more

The Cathedral of St. Augustine in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Michigan attorney general releases third report on alleged diocesan abuse

May 23, 2024

By Daniel Payne

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has released the third of seven reports on alleged sexual abuse in dioceses throughout the... Read more

Bishop-elect Edward M. Lohse, 61, will be installed in the Diocese of Kalamazoo, Michigan, on July 25, 2023.

Pope Francis appoints Pennsylvania priest to lead Diocese of Kalamazoo, Michigan

May 23, 2023

By Hannah Brockhaus

The Diocese of Kalamazoo, which comprises nine counties in southwest Michigan, has 59 parishes, 21 Catholic schools, and almost 80,000... Read more

Deacon Joe Schmitt.

Michigan Catholic deacon recovering after stabbing

Nov 20, 2020

A deacon who was stabbed outside a Michigan church this month is recovering in a rehabilitation hospital, the Diocese of... Read more

The Cathedral of Saint Augustine in Kalamazoo, Mich.

Kalamazoo bishop urges prayers, support for parishes during coronavirus

May 5, 2020

Bishop Paul Bradley of Kalamazoo released a pastoral letter Friday encouraging support for parishes during the pandemic, and announcing the... Read more