Entries by Annette Sebestin

Our Lady of Hope – Hispanic Section Dedication

June 24 – Blessing and Dedication Hispanic section of Our Lady of Hope Cemetery Brownstown Township — Bishop Arturo Cepeda, Auxiliary Bishop of Detroit, will bless and dedicate a new Hispanic section at Our Lady of Hope Cemetery following a 10 a.m. Mass on Saturday, June 24. The opening of this section marks a significant […]

Pentecost Sunday

On June 4, Christians around the world will observe Pentecost Sunday. In the Christian world, this day signifies the day that Jesus Christ ascended to heaven and the Holy Spirit descended to bless His apostles. The word “Pentecost” refers to the time when the resurrected Christ appeared in front of His apostles and promised the […]

Our Lady of Fatima Feast Day

Pope Francis in Fatima for 100th anniversary of the  appearance of Mary 1917 – 2017 100 years of grace Catholic TV broadcasts: Friday May 12 at 4 pm | Rosary and Candlelight Procession (rebroadcast 11 pm) Saturday May 13 at 5 am | Canonization Mass for Francisco and Jacinta Marto (rebroadcasts 11 am & 8 […]

News from the Vatican

Solanus Casey … on his way to Sainthood There is much celebration in Detroit.  Pope Francis has authorized that a decree be released recognizing the miracle attributed to the intercession of Solanus Casey, a member of the Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph in Detroit and one of the co-founders of the city’s Capuchin Soup […]

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

World Day of Prayer for Vocations will be observed on Sunday, May 7, also known as “Good Shepherd Sunday.” The purpose of this day is to publicly fulfill the Lord’s instruction to, “Pray the Lord of the harvest to send laborers into his harvest” (Mt 9:38; Lk 10:2). Please pray that young men and women […]

May Crowning

“God, has shown us Mary, who has so walked in the footsteps of Jesus that she excelled all the angels and all the elect.” – St. Vincent Pallotti Do you look to Mary to lead you closer to Christ? May crowning’s “Images are venerated ‘not because of a belief that these images themselves possess anything […]

Masterwork Concert

All are invited to hear the beautiful sounds of Verdi’s Requiem presented with full orchestration by the Roosevelt High School A cappella Choir on Sunday, April 30 at 5:00 p.m. St. Joseph Catholic Church 344 Elm Street, Wyandotte The choir will also perform the selections they performed at the State Choral Festival. Come join us […]

Fr. Tommy Ryan, S.A.C. and Raymundi

UPDATE From Fr. Tommy…  Watch this YouTube video which shows the great work completed by Doctors for Raymundi. Many Thanks to all our benefactors to this project. Raymundi is a 16-year-old young boy from Tanzania, he suffers from a severe spinal disability, also known as Scoliosis- a condition that causes the spine to curve to the side. […]