Detroit Stories

A podcast on a mission to boldly share the stories of the people and communities in southeast Michigan

About the show

Welcome to Detroit Stories — a bi-weekly podcast on a mission to boldly share the stories of the people and communities in southeast Michigan.
These are the stories that fascinate us and inspire us — they are the stories that we think everyone should know.
Tune in every other Friday for Detroit-
centric interviews and timely, inspirational topics. Brought to you by Detroit Catholic.

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Episodes

  • Miracle for Maddeline

    April 7th, 2021  |  20 mins
    archdiocese of detroit, catholic, detroit catholic, detroit stories, strangers no longer

    Meet Maddeline and Daris Bartolon — immigrants who got the miracle they prayed for, thanks to a community who decided they would be strangers no longer.

  • Brother Priests

    March 25th, 2021  |  16 mins 57 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, catholic, catholic podcast, detroit, detroit catholic, detroit stories, priesthood, priests, unleash the gospel, vocations

    For Fr. Zach and Fr. Drew Mabee, the bond of brotherhood led them not only to Catholicism, but to priestly vocations in Michigan, as well.

  • A Monopoly of Love

    March 10th, 2021  |  19 mins 49 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, atlantic city, catholic podcast, detroit catholic, detroit stories, unleash the gospel, volunteer

    Audrey Sutherland left her home, her family, and her job to minister in Atlantic City. Here’s what she learned from her Boardwalk ministry.

  • For Better or For Worse

    February 9th, 2021  |  23 mins 11 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, catholic, detroit catholic, detroit stories, marriage, marriage counseling

    The story of one couple’s experience revitalizing a failing marriage, and how they’ve become leaders of metro-Detroit’s marriage-saving Retrouvaille ministry.

  • Mary Sue's Legacy

    January 27th, 2021  |  18 mins 42 secs

    Mary Sue Terrasi embodied the pro-life movement so passionately that her efforts and impact still continue — even after her death.

  • Bravo Motor City

    January 13th, 2021  |  18 mins 16 secs

    From humble yet musical beginnings through to a career as an international opera singer, Mary Callaghan Lynch is on a mission to bring opera to the students of Detroit.

  • Reformed Gangster

    December 30th, 2020  |  20 mins 39 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, chaldean, detroit, detroit catholic, detroit stories, healing, prison ministry

    From mobster to minister, Tom Naemi experienced a profound conversion to Christ from behind bars.

  • Resilient Detroit

    December 17th, 2020  |  22 mins 18 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, coronavirus, covid, detroit catholic, detroit stories, pandemic, resurget cineribus, rise from the ashes

    The pandemic changed all our lives. Here’s how it affected those on the frontlines.

  • The Real St. Nick(s)

    December 3rd, 2020  |  19 mins 14 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, catholic, catholic podcast, detroit catholic, santa, santa claus, st. nicholas, st. nick

    The story of Michigan’s very own Santa school and how the true spirit of Christmas can change lives.

  • Rest in Peace, Gordon King

    November 6th, 2020  |  21 mins 13 secs
    archdiocese of detroit, catholic, catholic podcast, detroit, detroit catholic, detroit stories, homeless detroit, pope francis center

    A story of friendship in an unexpected place, and the graces that came with it.

  • Introducing Detroit Stories!

    October 22nd, 2020  |  1 min 14 secs
    catholic, christian, detroit, interest, local, news, stories

    A podcast on a mission to boldly share the stories of the people and communities in southeast Michigan