Prayer & Devotion

Practical advice for living a more Spirit-filled life

An epiphany for us: God loves us constantly

Since Christmas fell on a Sunday in 2016, last Sunday’s celebration of the Solemnity of the Epiphany was immediately followed by the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord on Monday. This combination of feasts serves to highlight the Church’s traditional commemoration of three manifestations of Christ celebrated on the Epiphany: His manifestation to the…

In Synod 16, we find hope in a world of darkness

Later this month, the Archdiocese of Detroit will be hosting “Synod 16,” which is, in the words of the newly named Archbishop Michael J. Byrnes, Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron’s effort to “reboot the archdiocese.” The synod will focus on evangelization and on helping individuals, families, parish communities, schools and other Catholic institutions to be missionary…