Catholic Diocese Denies Gay Michigan Judge CommunionCommunion is a significant and sacred act in Catholicism. Through this sacrament, Catholics unite with Christ and symbolically form a single body, according to Catechism of the Catholic Church on the Vatican's website.
Marygrove College To Close In December After 92 Years In DetroitMarygrove College announced Wednesday it would permanently close in December at the end of the Fall 2019 semester after 92 years in Detroit.
Michigan Catholic Newspaper Transitioning to DigitalThe nearly 150-year-old official newspaper for the Archdiocese of Detroit is set to become an online-only publication.
Paul Ryan Says America Needs CatholicismHouse Speaker Paul Ryan made the case Thursday for Catholicism as a faith that can help solve the country's problems.
Pope Opens Door For Possibility Of Women In The Ministry"I accept. It would be useful for the church to clarify this question. I agree," Pope Francis said.
Ex-Priest Pleads No Contest To Abusing Jackson StudentsJames Rapp likely faces at least 20 years in prison, although the 75-year-old already is in prison for similar crimes in Oklahoma.
Care For Those On The Margins: Detroit Archbishop Meeting Pope In D.C.While in D.C. the Archbishop says the pope will address some important themes.
Hackers Strike At Data Of Thousands Of Michigan Catholic Workers; Social Security Numbers StolenHackers cracked a computer network and got access to Social Security numbers and other personal information of more than 10,000 people who work for Roman Catholic churches or church affiliates around Michigan.
Senate Committee To Consider Religious Freedom Restoration ActA state Senate committee will consider a controversial proposal that could exempt people from certain laws -- if those laws violate their religious beliefs.
Clergy, Faithful Pack Detroit Church For Cardinal Edmund Szoka Funeral Catholic leaders packed a church in Detroit for the funeral of Edmund Szoka, an American cardinal who served as governor and financial administrator of the Vatican.
Archdiocese Of Detroit Surveys Local Catholics For First Time In 15 YearsFor the first time in nearly two decades, the Archdiocese of Detroit is asking local Catholics about parish life and issues facing the church.
Wayne State Professor Uninvited To Speak At Catholic CollegeA 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 To Speak On Growing Economic Disparity In U.S.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.
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.
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.