Archbishop Allen Vigneron


Gay Rights Speaker Banned From Detroit Parish

Archbishop Allen Vigneron prohibited a talk by Francis DeBernardo for Catholics with gay family members. DeBernardo is the executive director of Maryland-based New Ways Ministry, an advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Catholics.

CBS Detroit–11/21/2014

Credit: CBS 62

Michigan Matters: Archbishop of Detroit

This week on Michigan Matters, with Pope Francis’ recent election, many wondered if his appointment might inspire change in the church. Host Carol Cain will sits down with Archbishop Allen Vigneron from the Archdiocese of […]

CBS 62–04/04/2013


Archbishop To Discuss Parish Closing Plan

The leader of 1.3 million Roman Catholics in southeast Michigan says he’ll announce Monday the results of a review of a proposal to merge or close dozens of parishes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2012


Archbishop Allen Vigneron Shares Christmas Message

While kids will be opening presents and playing with new toys, others will be attending morning church services and celebrating the birth of Jesus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2011


Local Catholic Churches To Close, Consolidate

A shortage of priests and funds has lead the Archdiocese to move forward with a plan to consolidate some Catholic churches in Metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2011

Sacred Heart Major Seminary. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Detroiters Gravitating Toward Divinity Schools

It appears that more individuals from metro Detroit are showing an interest in attending divinity schools, and the trend is crossing all age groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2011

St. Anne - Patroness of Detroit

Vatican Names St. Anne The Patron Saint Of Detroit

Not every city can say they have their own saint — but the city of Detroit can.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2011

Interfaith 9/11 Service 09/11

 Detroit  Catholic Archbishop Allen Vigneron joins WWJ to speak of September 11th and an interfaith service to be held today in commeration.