High School Youth Ministry News

We are so excited to be able to offer our Youth Ministry meetings this year! Please follow this link for the most up to date information https://churchofstanne.org/connect/youth-ministry/

CSA 2020

A Reflection From Fr. Gerry CSA Weekend  I read where a man put these questions to God. He asked, “God, what is time like to you?” God replies,” a million years is like a second.” Then he asks, “What is wealth like to you?” God replies, “A million dollars is like a penny.” So, the …

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CSA 2020

Have you considered that this time of challenge and uncertainty could possibly be the Church in Detroit’s finest hour? This is a time for our parishes and communities to do what we do best: rise up. In southeast Michigan, we are no strangers to challenges, and we, with the grace and love of God, have …

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23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

A Reflection From Fr. Gerry, Some years ago, while reading, I came across this statement that I held on to and it is this, “We all belong to a greater or lesser extent to this dysfunctional family we call the human race.” Dale Carnegie wrote a book that turned out to be a best seller …

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22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

A Reflection From Fr. Gerry   Today’s Gospel is a sequel to the one we had last Sunday. We saw where Jesus proclaimed Peter as a spiritual rock but look at what happens today. Jesus calls him Satan and orders him out of his sight. So, what made the dramatic difference here – what happened? …

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A Note From The Vatican

Pastoral Care Regarding the Vatican’s Note on Baptism On August 6, 2020, the Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued a response to questions regarding the validity of baptisms in which the words used by the priest or deacon are different than those in the approved liturgical text. Specifically, to say, “We baptize you in …

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Faith Formation Program 2020/21 Update

The religious education program for Fall 2020 will be combined with St. Daniel’s program. Please click on the following link for more information:  Program Update

21st Sunday In Ordinary Time

Father Gerry is taking a little break but we are delighted to welcome Deacon Steve Talbot from St. Daniels in Clarkston.  Thank you Deacon Steve for sharing your thoughts on the homily and celebrating the Eucharist with all of us at St. Anne.   READINGS FOR AUGUST 23, 2020 21st SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME 1st …

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20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

A Reflection From Fr. Gerry  The only thing I fully understand about this gospel text is the way it ends. There is a lot of it that has puzzled me, so hopefully I can unravel it a little. First of all, the woman seems to make an honest plea for her child to be healed …

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Lou Peiffer’s Funeral Mass

To members of St. Anne Parish and the community – The funeral of Lou Peiffer, Monday August 17th at 11:00 a.m. has been canceled. Please continue to send your thoughts and prayers to his family We will really miss this very special member of our Parish Family.