Bishop Boyea

Protect Children

Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 1227 E Bristol Rd, Burton, MI 48529 hosts a special needs Mass every fourth Sunday of the month. The next special needs Mass is at 1:00pm, Sunday, July 24. This Mass has a homily and music that is tailored to all children and adults with special needs. The Mass enables all attendees to serve, read the prayers of the faithful, and participate in the liturgy and prayers with whatever they feel comfortable doing. If you have questions, call Paul at Holy Redeemer, 810-240-7879.

Over the course of eight days (August 1 through August 4, and August 8 through August 11) all twenty-two Catechist Formation topics will be presented, along with numerous opportunities for enrichment at the 2016 Festival of Faith, "You Make a Difference."  Detailed information available by clicking here . Online registration available at

WE C.A.R.E. marriage preparation program at Queen of the MIraculous Medal Church, 606 W. Wisner St, Jackson, 6:00 - 9:00pm, Friday, August 5 and 9:00am - 12:00noon, Saturday, August 6.  Both sessions must be attended. Registration and $75 fee required prior to session. For registration form, visit Catholic Charities of Jackson, Lenawee and Hillsdale Counties' website . Pre-registration with payment is required to attend.

Bishop Boyea invites any man at least entering his junior year of high school to a Priestly Discernment Dinner with many of the priests and seminarians in the Diocese of Lansing, 3:00-6:30pm, Sunday, August 14 at Bethany House, 703 East Main St, DeWitt. It is a great occasion to meet men in the priesthood, some on the way to priesthood and also to be with a host of other men who are like you in their openness and interest in the priesthood. Click here for details and registraton information