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Christian Service News 8-20-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

"…Whoever has two tunics should share with him who has none..." (Luke 3:11) Greetings Everyone, I thought I would continue talking about the Corporal Works of Mercy. This week “To Clothe the Naked” is one of the Works that is very familiar to all of us. Many of us ... Read More »

From Fr. Paul 8-13-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

The Assumption of Mary A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. – Revelation 12:1 This Tuesday, August 15, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed ... Read More »

Deacon Tom's P.S. 8-13-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Calm weather and storms. That tends to be the story of our lives sometimes doesn’t it? Just when we have enjoyed a few weeks of calm and our lives seem to be happy and filled with joy, a storm blows in that we were unprepared for. A job loss, ... Read More »

Christian Service News 8-13-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

“I was sick and you looked after me. In as much as you did it to the least of my brothers you did it to me” (Matthew 25:36, 40) Greetings Everyone, I wish you all good health. However, have you ever been sick? Or perhaps just not feeling as ... Read More »

From Fr. Paul 8-6-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Some updates . . . We are quickly moving through summer and some of our school staff is already back to work. I hope you continue to thank the Lord for the gift of these summer days. I also hope they bring with them some relaxation. There has been ... Read More »

From the Pastoral Associate... 8-6-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

The Divine Ruler of All is With Us

Lord, are the Most High over all the earth. Cloud and darkness surround Him; justice and right are the foundation of His throne. The heavens proclaim His justice, and all peoples see His glory.” Psalm 97:9,2,6

This psalm begins with God ... Read More »

FLASH CHOIR!

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Ever wanted, just once, to see what it's like to lead the congregational music from the choir? Sunday August 13, we'll have an impromptu choir at the 11:00 am Mass. No solos! No extra rehearsal! Just ensemble singing. Arrive ten minutes before Mass, grab a hymnal out of the ... Read More »

Christian Service News 8-6-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

“Pray as if everything depended on God and work as if everything depended on you.” (Catechism, 2834) Greetings Everyone, Each year, Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan collaborates with the Christian Service Coordinators and Christian Service Commissions in parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Detroit to set aside one day of ... Read More »

From Fr. Paul 7-30-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Throughout the next few months I will be sharing excerpts from Archbishop Vigneron’s pastoral letter, Unleash the Gospel. This letter comes after much discernment and prayer. A few years ago the entire archdiocese prayed for a new Pentecost here in Detroit. At Synod 16 (the gathering of bishops, priests, ... Read More »

St. Mary CSA Goals 2017 - 7-30-2017

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Our CSA financial goal of $92,000 has been reached! We have received $93,240 thus far, with more gifts/pledges still coming in. All donations now with stay with the parish and will be used to complete renovations to our worship space. Unfortunately, we still have not reached our goal of ... Read More »