Bishop Paul J. Bradley released a statement in response to the Supreme Court’s Decision today in the Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby Stores.
“We applaud the major decision today handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. which has ruled that the administration's contraceptive mandate violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) and is not enforceable on closely-held companies."
Holy Father names Lansing priest new bishop for Diocese of Gaylord
His Holiness Pope Francis, has named the Reverend Monsignor Steven J. Raica, Chancellor and Vicar General of the Diocese of Lansing, as the new Bishop for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Gaylord.
"I look forward to the many new opportunities we will have to collaborate together with all the other Bishops for the good of the Church throughout Michigan," said Bishop Paul J. Bradley. Read his full statement here.
For more information on Bishop-elect Raica click here.
Bishop Paul J. Bradley has announced clergy assignments for the Diocese of Kalamazoo. Click here for the full listing.
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Everyone is cordially invited to the Diocesan Fiesta that is held every year at Immaculate Conception Church, Hartford, MI. We begin with Mass at 12:00p.m. by the Most Rev. Paul J. Bradley followed by food, music and recreational activities for all. Come join us to celebrate in family!
One day diocesan retreat for the formation of engaged couples and married couples who wish to have a day of reflection. This retreat does not replace the formation provided by each parish. It is all in Spanish.