Archbishop Vigneron

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

Moving forward together as a band of joyful, missionary disciples

Archbishop Allen H. 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 20th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s sixth section, “Conclusion.” To read the rest of the letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org. “They…

Letter’s action steps followed prayerful discernment after Synod 16

Archbishop Allen H. 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 19th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s fifth section, “Propositions and Action Steps.” Because this section is lengthy, we are including only the Archbishop’s introduction to the section here. To…

Calling upon the Advocate

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 18th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s 10th guidepost, “Calling Upon the Advocate.” To read the whole letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org.…

Encounter, Grow, Witness: Our new paradigm

Archbishop Allen H. 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 17th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s ninth guidepost, “Encounter, Grow, Witness.” To read the whole letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org. “Those…

Our joy makes the Gospel attractive to others

Archbishop Allen H. 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 16th of 20 excerpts, taken from the letter’s eighth guidepost, “Attraction.” To read the whole letter — or to catch up on sections you’ve missed — visit www.unleashthegospel.org. “The kingdom of…