Here are a few ways you can help Father Cowan:

  • Pray for Father Cowan and Bishop Raica to resolve this situation in a way that follows the will of God.
  • Write Bishop Raica and voice your concerns regarding the suspension (administrative leave) of a Godly priest during this time of severe priest shortages in our diocese.
  • If you are aware of any allegations, improprieties, or abuses of our priests or our faithful in the diocese, please contact us:
  •  This is a non-profit effort and all proceeds will go to maintaining this website and associated costs with establishing this organization.  Any excess donations will be given as a gift to Father Cowan.  Please send your contributions to:

Shirley Bennett

PO Box 795

Petoskey, MI  49770