Priesthood Sunday

Honoring our priests with a day all their own

Michigan Catholic readers smash record for Priesthood Sunday letters

Detroit — 24,196 words. Let that sink in for a moment. That’s 46 typed pages, single-spaced. That’s the length of 24 separate Michigan Catholic front-page feature stories. That’s at least four or five college term papers. And you wrote them, each one a beautiful tribute to the love the Archdiocese of Detroit has for its…

Archdiocesan priests enjoy some regular — and not so regular — hobbies

Detroit — So what do priests do in their free time? Officially, a priest’s job never stops, but even priests need a chance to get away every now and then and enjoy some “regular guy” hobbies. For the Archdiocese of Detroit’s priests, favorite pastimes are as diverse as the priests themselves — from ice hockey…

Jubilarians: A priest’s heart always battling for his flock

28 diocesan priests celebrate milestone anniversaries of their ordination     Detroit — Twenty-eight diocesan priests are celebrating milestone anniversaries of their ordination this year. The jubilarians, who are celebrating 25, 40, 50, 60 years and above, gathered June 20 for a Mass in their honor at Sacred Heart Major Seminary, with Archbishop Allen H.…