For the first time in nearly two decades, the Archdiocese of Detroit is asking local Catholics about parish life and issues facing the church.
A Wayne State professor was scheduled to speak at a Catholic college about gay marriage but then suddenly was asked not to speak.
Sister Simone Campbell, who leads the Catholic social justice lobby called NETWORK, says people don’t realize that the average age of those making minimum wage is 28 and many are struggling to feed their children.
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.
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.
If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.
The Michigan Catholic Conference is suing Obama administration officials over the mandate requiring most employers to cover birth control.
As WWJ’s Kathryn Larson discovered, one Metro Detroit church is bringing the flock back to the fold in record numbers — all thanks to a traditional Lenten meal.
A shortage of priests and funds has lead the Archdiocese to move forward with a plan to consolidate some Catholic churches in Metro Detroit.