Tag: Michigan

Detroit Archdiocese welcomes investigation into Michigan dioceses

Detroit Archdiocese welcomes investigation into Michigan dioceses

| Mike Stechschulte | September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Michigan’s attorney general has opened an investigation into the handling of sexual abuse by clergy in all of Michigan’s seven Catholic dioceses, as well as any attempts to cover up those claims dating back to the 1950s.

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Trial pending for priest accused of embezzling $5 million from parish

Trial pending for priest accused of embezzling $5 million from parish

| Rhina Guidos | July 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

A priest in Michigan is awaiting an August trial after being accused of embezzling more than $5 million from a parish in Okemos, in central Michigan, in the Diocese of Lansing.

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Wildcats in Rome cheer Villanova victory

Wildcats in Rome cheer Villanova victory

| Wyatt Noble | April 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Villanova men’s basketball team claimed its second national championship in three years April 2 with a 79-62 win over Michigan, and I was an ocean away from 99 percent of my fellow Wildcats.

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Saginaw church records, computers seized in abuse probe

Saginaw church records, computers seized in abuse probe

| March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The news that law enforcement authorities served the Diocese of Saginaw in Michigan with a search warrant March 22 was “distressing and disheartening for the greater community and most especially our Catholic faithful,” Saginaw Bishop Joseph Cistone acknowledged.

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