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Registration now open for Michigan Catholic Women’s Conference 2021
Catholic women from across Michigan are being invited to gather together for an inspirational day of faith, fellowship, formation and fun on Saturday, October 16, 2021 in Lansing.
Diocesan News
St. Joseph Project hopes to put Christian carvers back to work in Bethlehem
With the inspiration of St. Joseph … and olive wood, Rami Qumseih is trying to put Christians in Bethlehem back to work
Diocesan News
Thumb-area faithful gather to celebrate rural life
“Rural life, whether it be in a town or in the country, can put us in touch with the Kingdom message, leading us to a place of trust, a place of patience, a place of faith, all in relation to the Lord,” Bishop Gruss said in his homily.
Diocesan News
Parish Life and Evangelization Office created and Director of Stewardship and Development hired as part of ongoing Diocesan Re-envisioning
Kellie Deming named the Director of the Office of Parish Life and Evangelization and Joseph Stong as Director of Office of Stewardship and Development.
Diocesan News
Ronald Dombrowski given a life of prayer and penance
Ronald Dombrowski permanently removed from public ministry.
Diocesan News
Pope Francis restored limits on the celebration of the Mass according to the Roman Missal in use before the Second Vatican Council.
Bishop Gruss grants permission for priests to celebrate Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (Latin Mass) as he studies new document

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