Daniel Meloy

Fr. Solanus ‘the champion for sharing the Gospel,’ Archbishop Vigneron says

Archbishop, Capuchins commemorate 60th anniversary of friar’s death Detroit — Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, the Capuchins of the Province of St. Joseph and the faithful gathered at St. Bonaventure Monastery couldn’t help but look forward, while looking back. On July 30, Archbishop Vigneron commemorated the 60th anniversary of Venerable Fr. Solanus Casey’s death, the final…

Mowers on a mission

Life Remodeled cleanup effort brings throngs of seminary, parish volunteers to Detroit Detroit — Could the next tool of the New Evangelization be a lawnmower? Possibly. From July 31 to Aug. 4, hundreds of Catholics from across the Archdiocese of Detroit partnered with Life Remodeled, a Detroit-based nonprofit working to restore Detroit Durfee Middle School…

Unleash the Gospel study resources coming to a parish near you

Chancery sessions a pilot for parish-based reflection guides Unleash the Gospel in The Michigan Catholic Starting next issue, The Michigan Catholic will publish a regular feature devoted to understanding how Archbishop Vigneron’s pastoral letter, “Unleash the Gospel,” will shape the future of the Archdiocese of Detroit. Pick up a copy of the Aug. 25 issue…

Marygrove College to cease offering undergraduate degrees, citing low enrollment

DETROIT — Faced with dwindling enrollment and financial challenges in recent years, on Aug. 9, Marygrove College President Elizabeth Burns, MD, announced the school will cease its undergraduate programs following the Fall semester. The stunning announcement just week before the start of the academic year comes after the college received a report for a consultation…