Edward Belczak - former pastor of St. Thomas More in Troy.

Troy Church Solicits Donations As ‘Tribute’ To Priest Under FBI Money Probe

Some local parishioners are upset about a Catholic solicitation in honor of a priest who is currently being investigated by the FBI for allegedly stealing over $400,000 from a Troy church.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

Brooks Patterson, Kelly Rossman-McKinney and John Truscott join host Carol Cain to talk about Lansing and Detroit and the issues  that bind the two during "Michigan Matters airing Sunday at 11:30 a.m. Sunday on CBS 62.

Michigan Matters: Archdiocese Of Detroit Faces Challenges

Just as the General Motors, Ford and the city of Detroit has been forced to go through major changes as the economy and market place has changed, so too the Archdiocese of Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/05/2013


Lawsuit: Priest Failed To Protect Girl From Molester

A lawsuit against a priest and the Catholic church says they failed to protect a 14-year-old girl from sexual abuse by a 19-year-old man.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2013

Edward Belczak - former pastor of St. Thomas More in Troy.

Troy Priest Removed From Duties Amid Money Probe

The archdiocese says it forced the Rev. Edward Belczak to step aside from his duties at St. Thomas More Parish in Troy while police investigate accusations he mishandled at least $429,000 in church money over the past six years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2013

Dearborn Priest Suspended After Nude DUI Arrest

The Archdiocese of Detroit said Pastor Peter Petroske of Sacred Heart Parish was charged with driving under the influence and indecent exposure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012


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


Archdiocese Panel Names Churches Proposed To Close

A group of Catholics tasked with coming up with a long-term plan for the Archdiocese of Detroit is recommending nine churches close in the next five years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2011