Daniel Meloy

Oil and water go together in Gospel message, Archbishop Vigneron says at Chrism Mass

Detroit– Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron applied Gospel truth to folk wisdom. “There is a folk saying which has some truth; oil and water don’t mix,” Archbishop Vigneron said during his homily at Thursday’s Chrism Mass at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament. “The liturgy gives the lie to that. As I read the text…

Archbishop asks Catholics ‘don’t hold back’ in proclaiming Jesus the Messiah this Holy Week

Detroit–Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron challenged the faithful not to be hesitant in proclaiming Jesus as the Messiah this Holy Week, to be willing witnesses. During his Palm Sunday homily, Archbishop Vigneron explained what it means to cry out “Hosanna,” comparing the procession people made into the cathedral this Sunday with procession Jesus made when entering…

Office of Catholic Schools rolls out ‘reinvented’ religious curriculum

Detroit – The Office of Catholic Schools and Office of Evangelization and Catechesis in the Archdiocese of Detroit are rewriting the book on religion class. Specifically, they’re moving away from the book. In an effort that’s being called a “complete reinvention or religion class curriculum” for schools in the archdiocese, the Office of Catholic Schools…