Bishop Boyea Mass of Reparation

On Friday, September 14, Bishop Boyea will celebrate

the 8:00am Mass at St Mary Cathedral, followed by a Holy Hour,

in reparation especially for the sins of the bishops.

All are invited to join him there.

 

K of C College Night

2018 Knights of Columbus Catholic College Night

Tuesday September 18th, 2018 || 4:30 – 8:30 PM

Madonna University

36600 Schoolcraft Road, Livonia, MI 48150

High School Juniors, Seniors and Parents – Please Join Us!

Spend a few hours with over 25 Catholic Colleges and Universities from the Mid-West that will be displaying and answering questions about their Catholic institutions.  In addition, there will also be seminars on:

New Federal Government FASA Process,

Finding the right Scholarship and Grants.

Won’t you please join us?  Free parking and admission. FREE PIZZA!

For more information and registration, please visit www.CatholicCollegeNight.org.

Registration is not required to attend, but much appreciated (for the pizza budget).

 

Fr. Todd Homily, September 2 2018

GospelMK 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

When the Pharisees with some scribes who had come from Jerusalem
gathered around Jesus,
they observed that some of his disciples ate their meals
with unclean, that is, unwashed, hands.
—For the Pharisees and, in fact, all Jews,
do not eat without carefully washing their hands,
keeping the tradition of the elders.
And on coming from the marketplace
they do not eat without purifying themselves.
And there are many other things that they have traditionally observed,
the purification of cups and jugs and kettles and beds. —
So the Pharisees and scribes questioned him,
“Why do your disciples not follow the tradition of the elders
but instead eat a meal with unclean hands?”
He responded,
“Well did Isaiah prophesy about you hypocrites, as it is written:
This people honors me with their lips,
but their hearts are far from me;
in vain do they worship me,
teaching as doctrines human precepts.

You disregard God’s commandment but cling to human tradition.”

He summoned the crowd again and said to them,
“Hear me, all of you, and understand.
Nothing that enters one from outside can defile that person;
but the things that come out from within are what defile.

“From within people, from their hearts,
come evil thoughts, unchastity, theft, murder,
adultery, greed, malice, deceit,
licentiousness, envy, blasphemy, arrogance, folly.
All these evils come from within and they defile.”

Thank you to everyone who made this renovation happen!  What a beautiful church we have!

Fr. Todd Homily, August 26 2018

 

EPH 5:21-32 OR 5:2A, 25-32

Brothers and sisters:
Be subordinate to one another out of reverence for Christ.
Wives should be subordinate to their husbands as to the Lord.
For the husband is head of his wife
just as Christ is head of the church,
he himself the savior of the body.
As the church is subordinate to Christ,
so wives should be subordinate to their husbands in everything.
Husbands, love your wives,
even as Christ loved the church
and handed himself over for her to sanctify her,
cleansing her by the bath of water with the word,
that he might present to himself the church in splendor,
without spot or wrinkle or any such thing,
that she might be holy and without blemish.
So also husbands should love their wives as their own bodies.
He who loves his wife loves himself.
For no one hates his own flesh
but rather nourishes and cherishes it,
even as Christ does the church,
because we are members of his body.
For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother
and be joined to his wife,
and the two shall become one flesh.

This is a great mystery,
but I speak in reference to Christ and the church.

WELCOME BACK

 

 

Welcome Back SHS Students & Staff

As a reminder, Friday Masses will be at 9:00am!

Sacred Heart School ~ Where Learning & Virtue are Sacred

 

Deacon Homily, August 19 2018

Gospel JN 6:51-58

Jesus said to the crowds:
“I am the living bread that came down from heaven;
whoever eats this bread will live forever;
and the bread that I will give
is my flesh for the life of the world.”

The Jews quarreled among themselves, saying,
“How can this man give us his flesh to eat?”
Jesus said to them,
“Amen, amen, I say to you,
unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood,
you do not have life within you.
Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood
has eternal life,
and I will raise him on the last day.
For my flesh is true food,
and my blood is true drink.
Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood
remains in me and I in him.
Just as the living Father sent me
and I have life because of the Father,
so also the one who feeds on me
will have life because of me.
This is the bread that came down from heaven.
Unlike your ancestors who ate and still died,
whoever eats this bread will live forever.”

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