Archbishop Vigneron

Columns and commentary from Detroit’s Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron

Archbishop: Pope invites family members to ‘answer their call’ to become saints

Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron

DETROIT — Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron made the following comments upon the April 8 release of Pope Francis’s post-synodal apostolic exhortation, “Amoris Laetitia” (“On Love in the Family”). Pope Francis writes in the one of the first paragraphs of Amoris Laetitia, his Apostolic Exhortation “On Love in the Family,” that he would like all of…

‘In the next five years, I’d like us all to become saints’

For Archbishop Vigneron, ministry is like being a ‘holiness coach’ Detroit — On Jan. 28, 2009, the Archdiocese of Detroit received a new chief shepherd as His Excellency Allen H. Vigneron, a son of the local church, became Detroit’s archbishop. Celebrating the fifth anniversary of the occasion, The Michigan Catholic sat down with Archbishop Vigneron…

Archbishop Vigneron: Where can we ‘make room’ for Christ in our lives?

Dear Friends in Christ, “[Mary] gave birth to her firstborn son. She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn” (Lk. 2:7). In considering what I’d say in this Christmas message to you, my thoughts kept coming back to this passage from…