Not only is the cathedral a house of worship, including many civic occasions, but is a center for ecumenical and interfaith dialogue. The Paulists were invited by Bishop Walter A. Hurley to take over the pastoral care of the Cathedral in 2007. The Paulists have served in Grand Rapids since 1947.
Rector: Fr. René I. Constanza, C.S.P.
Associate Pastor: Fr. Bill Edens, C.S.P.
Associate Pastor: Fr. Michael Hennessy, C.S.P.
Fr. Joachim Lally, C.S.P.
Fr. Charles Brunick, C.S.P.