The witness of the blood

Cardinal Ernest Troshani Simoni of Albania processes into St. Paul Albanian Parish in Rochester Hills on March 19 for a…

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Vatican official ‘encouraged’ by Detroit’s response to immigrants

DETROIT — Msgr. Anthony Figueiredo’s mission to the United States is of the utmost importance to the Vatican: to be the pope’s ears on the ground. Visiting the Archdiocese of Detroit for the annual Holy Trinity Apostolate Lenten Symposium, Msgr. Figueiredo’s role in the Vatican’s Migrants and Refugees Section of the Dicastery of Integral Human Development…

Giving up to grow closer to God

Lenten fasting about more than just denial, local pastors say; it’s about fulfillment CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Every Lent, the same — sometimes tired — question is asked: “What are you giving up?” This year, The Michigan Catholic is inviting readers to participate in #LiveYourBestLent, going above and beyond the call of duty to make the 40…

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