Community Calendar


Arts and Craft Shows

Bake sale, Capuchin’s “On the Rise Bakery” featured at the VFW craft show. 28404 Jefferson Ave., St Clair Shores. Saturday, Oct. 15, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Over 40 vendors. Free admission.

St. Linus fall craft show. Saturday, Oct. 15, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 6466 Evangeline, Dearborn Heights. Admission $1. Proceeds to benefit the St. Linus athletic program. 313-274-4500.


Call to Holiness. 20th anniversary dinner. Tuesday, Nov. 15. Sterling Inn Banquet Center. Video vignettes of past speakers; Fr. Perrone. Keynote speaker Dale Ahlquist. Reservations at, 313-451-4659.

Free Giveaway

Free to a parish or church. Hammond Elegante organ with or without separate Leslie speaker. Well maintained. 586-709-5971.


Night out under the stars. Come, join St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat and Conference Center on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 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

Life Chain. Sunday, Oct. 2, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in most places throughout Michigan. Peaceful, prayerful pro-life witness. More information and a location near you at or call 734-934-2599.


Called To Preach. Lay Dominicans meet Oct. 9, 1:00 p.m. Monastery, 13 Mile and Middlebelt. For Catholics who seek more spiritually. All welcome. 248-470-5985.

Retreats & Reflection

Fall day of recollection. Thursday, Oct. 20, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. St. Paul of the Cross Retreat Center. Fr. Pat Brennan, CP; Fr. Phil Paxton, CP; Faith Offman—presenters. $30/person includes a delicious hot lunch. Register online or by phone 313-286-2800.

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


Heart to Heart Apostolate. Dr. Robert Fastiggi, Professor of Theology at the Sacred Heart Seminary will present “The Meaning of Fatima–100 Years,” Thursday, Oct 13. Domino’s Farms, Ann Arbor. Mass, 6:30 p.m. Chapel, Lobby C. Speaker, 7:30 p.m. EBA, Lobby H. No registration. Free-will offering. 734-930-7497.

Special Masses & Services

Rosary Triduum. Oct. 7, 8, 9. The Monastery of the Blessed Sacrament, 29575 Middlebelt Road. (corner of 13 Mile and Middlebelt), Farmington Hills. Friday and Saturday the rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by holy Mass and night prayer. Our preacher will be Fr. Andrew Hofer, OP, who currently teaches at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, DC. Father is also the Master of Students and Cooperator Brothers in Formation. On Sunday, Oct. 9th, Mass will be at 11:00 a.m. preceded by the rosary at 10:45 a.m. All are welcome.

Tridentine Latin Mass. Every Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Academy of the Sacred Heart Chapel, 1250 Kensington Road, Bloomfield Hills. Sponsored by Oakland County Latin Mass Association. Information at or email

October 11, 2016. Tridentine Latin High Mass at historic Ste. Anne de Détroit Church. Mass for the Feast of the Motherhood of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 7:00 p.m. in the main church, 1000 Ste. Anne Street, Detroit. Join us when the historic liturgy of the Roman Catholic Church returns to the most historic church in the City of Detroit. Sponsored by Oakland County Latin Mass Association. Information at or email


So many students.  Too few tutors. The Dominican Literacy Center needs your help! Sign up to tutor an adult learner for only 2 hours a week! Never tutored before? Then attend our upcoming 2 day tutor training workshop, Friday Oct. 14, 5:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 15, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Located at 5555 Conner Ave., Suite 1414 Detroit. This two day workshop will provide you with tools and techniques needed for working with adult learners. Participants will be awarded tutor certification upon completion of all 11 hours. Register at: 313-267-1000 or Free lunch provided!