- Oct 27, 2020
Amid the pandemic, Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit has the same mission: to form men for the priesthood and prepare all of its students, laity and clergy to be ambassadors for the new evangelization.
The daily routine for Catholic school students in the Archdiocese of Detroit is just another reminder that back to school in 2020 is anything but back to normal.
Robert K. Merton, a famous American sociologist, was, by all accounts, a smart guy. Among other things, he popularized the expression “law of unintended consequences” to refer to situations when a person does something for one reason, but he or she finds that it produces all sorts of other unexpected results.
The Archdiocese of Detroit is seeking to contact anyone who may have received invalid sacraments after a priest of the archdiocese learned his own baptism as an infant 30 years ago was invalid.
Authorities on Thursday recovered the body of a Catholic priest who was one of two people who died when a boat capsized on the Detroit River.
Late Aug. 18, authorities found the body of Robert Chiles, a member of St. Joseph Catholic Parish in Trenton, Mich., but the second passenger, Father Stephen Rooney, St. Joseph’s pastor, remained missing.