Community Calendar

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Meetings & Gatherings

Called To Preach. Lay Dominicans meet May 21, 1:00 p.m. Monastery, 13 Mile and Middlebelt. For Catholics who seek more spiritually. All welcome. 248-470-5985.

Praying the Labyrinth. The Labyrinth is an ancient Christian prayer form often seen as a metaphor for our Spiritual journey, “A Pilgrimage to the Holy”. Participants will learn about the history and movements of the Labyrinth as well as experience walking and praying the Labyrinth. Thursday, June 1, 7:00-9:00 p.m. To register, contact Lynnette Marshall, St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center, 313-286-2800 or online at www.stpaulretreat.org/retreats/register-upcoming-retreats

“Hope and Health”. God has a plan for you, which is why he created you with dignity and purpose. We come together to explore what this purpose is, to overcome challenges we face and how embracing physical health can offer long-term community hope, humility and salvation. Wednesday, June 14, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  To register, contact Lynnette Marshall, St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center, 313-286-2800 or online at www.stpaulretreat.org/retreats/register-upcoming-retreats

Night out under the stars. St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center. Wednesday, June 28. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Guys and gals are invited to come and relax, share refreshment, step away from the chaos and enjoy the peaceful outdoors and casual fellowship. To register, contact Lynnette Marshall, 313-286-2800 or online at www.stpaulretreat.org/retreats/register-upcoming-retreats.

Pilgrimages

Holy Land Catholic Pilgrimage. Join Fr. Alex Kratz, Franciscan Friar and Spiritual Director of Terra Sancta Pilgrimages, on a life-changing pilgrimage to the Holy Land on Oct. 9-23, 2017. Call Patti, 248-514-1747 or email mrspattig@yahoo.com

Dinners

Solanus Casey Center “Nourishing the Soul” pasta fellowship dinner. Saturday, June 24, 4:00 p.m. with Mass at the St. Bonaventure Monastery Chapel, Solanus Casey Center, 1780 Mt. Elliott St., Detroit. Mass will be followed by a pasta dinner in the Center’s dining room, catered by Capuchin Soup Kitchen Catering. $40/person. Tickets available online or by calling 313-579-2100, ext. 153. www.SolanusCenter.org.

Retreats & Reflection

St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center. Weekend retreats, days of reflection, spiritual enrichment programs. Conference space available for hosted adult and youth groups. Call 313-535-9563 or visit www.stpaulretreat.org.

Soul Collage–for prayer and reflection. Engage in the creative process of SoulCollage, the art of cutting and pasting to create cards for prayer and reflection. Our interpretation of the images through prayer and reflection can be helpful as we grow in our awareness of who we are before God and who God is calling us to become. Monday, June 26, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.  To register, contact Lynnette Marshall, St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center, 313-286-2800 or online at www.stpaulretreat.org/retreats/register-upcoming-retreats

Jeff Cavins, nationally known speaker in Michigan for the Morning Eucharistic Conference. Saturday, June 17. Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, 47650 N. Territorial Road, Plymouth. Mass 8:00 a.m. with Fr. John Riccardo, homilist. Free-will offering. Please join us to celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi. More information, 734-658-4704 or email: rpa@rpamichigan.org

Individually directed retreats. Reserve from three to eight days July 17-26 or Aug. 9-18 at Manresa Jesuit Retreat House in Bloomfield Hills ($80/day includes room, meals and personal spiritual director). Visit www.manresa-sj.org or call 248-644-4933.

Special Masses & Services

Tridentine Latin High Mass sponsored by Oakland County Latin Mass Association. Chapel of the Academy of the Sacred Heart, 1250 Kensington Road, Bloomfield Hills. Every Sunday, 9:45 a.m. Information at OCLMA.org or email info@OCLMA.org
Mass of healing. Every Tuesday, 6:15 p.m. St. Barbara Church, 13534 Colson, Dearborn. Please call ahead to 313-582-8383 if you plan to attend and wish to receive the Sacrament of Anointing or email us at saintbarbara@sbcglobal.net
Mass in Thanksgiving for the gift of work and for the intentions of the unemployed every Friday, 6:15 p.m. St. Barbara Church, 13534 Colson, Dearborn. If you have a good job give thanks and come and pray for those trying to find one! For information call 313-582-8383.