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Local teacher, columnist releases second book, ‘The Donkey’

Cari Ann DeLamielleure | Special to The Michigan Catholic Detroit — In mid-to late August, Patriot Media, Inc. will release local teacher and author Paul Stuligross’s second novel titled “The Donkey.” Stuligross, a former Novi police officer, began his writing career by self-publishing his first novel, “The Birth of an Angel,” which was written under…

Book provides a virtual tour of historic churches

Reviewed by Robert Delaney | The Michigan Catholic Anyone who appreciates historic churches should like “Detroit’s Historic Places of Worship,” a lavishly illustrated book published this fall by the Painted Turtle imprint of Wayne State University Press. Catholic churches make up 18 of the 37 worship places profiled, including the city’s oldest church building, SS.…

‘Rediscover Catholicism’ author energizes parishioners in White Lake

Nicholas Pizana | The Michigan Catholic WHITE LAKE — An internationally known Catholic author told parishioners at St. Patrick Parish recently that one of the keys to fulfillment was to work to become their “truest selves” through their faith. Matthew Kelly, known primarily for his bestselling book “Rediscover Catholicism,” gave a presentation called “Living Every…