Retired Metro Detroit Priest Barred From Ministry Amid Abuse ClaimsThe Archdiocese of Detroit says an 83-year-old retired priest has been restricted from any public ministry due to credible allegations of sexual abuse of minors.
Troy Church Solicits Donations As 'Tribute' To Priest Under FBI Money ProbeSome 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.
Michigan Matters: Archdiocese Of Detroit Faces ChallengesJust 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.
Lawsuit: Priest Failed To Protect Girl From MolesterA 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.
Troy Priest Removed From Duties Amid Money ProbeThe 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.
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.
Archbishop To Discuss Parish Closing PlanThe 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.
Archdiocese Panel Names Churches Proposed To CloseA 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.