Detroit Catholic Leader on General Motors Bankruptcy

Jun 01, 2009, 13:59 ET from Archdiocese of Detroit

DETROIT, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Subsequent to the bankruptcy filing of General Motors, Detroit's Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron makes the following statement:

"The news concerning General Motors adds to the disruption and uncertainty already faced by many of our fellow citizens. All of those impacted by these latest developments are in my prayers. I invite the Catholic faithful to join with me as we implore the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of Perpetual Help, for her comfort in these times of economic distress. And we humbly ask for her intercession with Jesus, her Son, to strengthen all of those bearing the burdens of the challenges before us."

Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron

Archdiocese of Detroit

June 1st, 2009

SOURCE Archdiocese of Detroit