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There’s no substitute for personal engagement

Archbishop Allen Vigneron

Editor’s Note: Over 20 issues, The Michigan Catholic is bringing you, in bite-sized chunks, Archbishop Vigneron’s pastoral letter, Unleash the Gospel. Below is the 14th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s sixth guidepost, “Person-to-Person Engagement.” To read the whole letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org. “Whatever you…

No youths should feel excluded from pre-synod meeting, cardinal says

VATICAN CITY — As the Catholic Church prepares to welcome youths from around the world to a preparatory meeting for the Synod of Bishops on youth, Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri said the church is using every means of communication available to listen to young people from all walks of life. Speaking to journalists Feb. 16, Cardinal…

There can be no bystanders to evangelization

Editor’s Note: Over 20 issues, The Michigan Catholic is bringing you, in bite-sized chunks, Archbishop Vigneron’s pastoral letter, Unleash the Gospel. Below is the 13th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s fifth guidepost, “No Bystanders.” To read the whole letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org. “Woe to…