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Entrusted to Mary’s care forever

Archbishop Vigneron consecrates archdiocese to Our Lady of Fatima on 100th anniversary of famed apparitions Detroit — There’s nothing unusual about pedestrians clogging the streets of Greektown on a Saturday night. But on Saturday, May 13, restaurant patrons and bystanders were whipping out their phones, asking questions, some even stopping mid-meal to get down on…

Pope Francis announces Fr. Solanus Casey to be declared ‘blessed’

Pope Francis affirms miracle attributed to beloved friar’s intercession, paving the way for Detroit’s champion of the poor to be named ‘blessed’ DETROIT — Sixty years after his death, Venerable Fr. Solanus Casey is on his way to sainthood. Pope Francis announced May 4 that Detroit’s beloved Capuchin friar has met the requirements for beatification…

Capuchins, Detroiters, family knew Fr. Solanus’ holiness

St. Bonaventure Monastery continues series commemorating 60th anniversary of friar’s death Detroit — In commemoration of the 60th anniversary of Fr. Solanus Casey’s death, the Capuchins of St. Bonaventure Monastery are continuing a series of talks about the famed friar. Occurring the first Saturday of the month, the talks have featured different aspects of Fr.…