Are we doing good deeds for the right reasons? Gospel for March 1, 2017, Ash Wednesday Jesus said to his disciples: “Take care...
In 2017, Theology 101 is focusing on the topic of evangelization. Specifically, the task is to offer some ways of approaching...
If you are like most millennials, you probably have student loan debt. In fact, the average 2016 college graduate was given a...
Every time I open Facebook, I see pictures of our kids. I get that Michelle wants to share their cute antics, but I feel as if it...

From the Bishop

It seems we are not done with mercy!

Standing on two legs

We are standing on two legs! In 2012, our...

Jesus is Lord!

In October, we in the Diocese of Lansing were...

We are all 'Called by Name' to share Jesus with others

By the time you read this letter, we will have...

Your Stories

The loss of a loved one. Battling cancer. Mental illness. Self-doubt. A crisis of faith. Isolation...
Ryan witnesses to eighth-graders as a catechist
The invitation was simple Ryan Adelman was a...
Barb has found healing through Courage ministry
The hardest journey in life can be the work to...
Men's conference for Tom is opportunity for spiritual growth
Tom Wenzlick has been inspired. First, to attend...

Your Faith

It’s great to get an opportunity to answer this question. It pops up a lot in various forms and has...
Saint María Josefa of the Heart of Jesus
Feast Day - March 20 Saint María Josefa felt...
Lectio Divina - Praying through the year with Scripture
Are we doing good deeds for the right reasons?...
What do you say when a co-worker asks why we worship Mary and the saints?
In 2017, Theology 101 is focusing on the topic of...

Witness to Hope

The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Lansing was established in 2016 as an important step in...
'Extraordinary Moments' Alongside the Challenges
As a child, Msgr. Michael D. Murphy contemplated...
Evangelizing/living the faith
Witness to Hope will provide support for...
For Taylor, 'Evangelizing is a Relationship'
What does it look like to be in tune with God?...

From the Editor

In just a few short weeks, we will mark the start of spring. As the days continue to grow warmer...
How our parish school led a student to conversion

In July of this past year, I became pastor of...

I love Advent

Advent is my favorite of all the Church’s...

Transform your life with 'Thanksliving'

As an editor, I see (and hopefully correct)...

Your Life

I am regularly working more than 50 hours per week, even though I’m only supposed to be working 40...
Using foul language in front of my kids is not OK
How do I address people who use foul language in...
How to manage loan debt
If you are like most millennials, you probably...
He says: She posts too many photos of our kids on Facebook
Every time I open Facebook, I see pictures of our...

Special Reports

This spring, CNN presents the second season of Finding Jesus. This series delves into segments of...
Special Report: The 40 days of Lent
History of Lent - What did fasting used to look...
Special Report: Immigration and Refugee Crisis
The Middle East Conflict in the Middle East, in...
Top 10 stories of 2016
10. How can I be a better Catholic? Dear Fr...