At the invitation of His Excellency, the Most Reverend Allen Vigneron, Archbishop of Detroit, the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest will establish a new Oratory at St. Joseph’s Church in Detroit.

The new Rector will be Canon Michael Stein, who will be assisted by Deacon Jonathan Fehrenbacher.

Everyone is invited to the first Mass of this new apostolate which will be celebrated by the Institute’s Vicar General, Monsignor Michael Schmitz, on Sunday, October 16 at 12:00pm.

The music accompaniment for this festive Mass will be Mozart's Missa Brevis in G Major.

Social to follow in the parish hall. 


Grateful and glad to serve in Detroit, the Institute looks forward to meeting the local faithful and friends of St. Joseph! Please check the new Oratory website regularly for more information regarding the Oratory: