Canonization of 35 saints from Brazil and Mexico Pope Francis proclaimed 35 new saints at a canonization Mass at the Vatican on...
Jolly Old St. Nicholas evokes a cheerful image of an elderly, bearded man, kindly handing out gifts to children. This St. Nick,...
Dear 
Father Joe: My kids don’t always agree with the Church on some moral issues. How can I explain why some things are...
Now an intentional disciple of Christ, an employee of the Diocese of Lansing and an involved parishioner, Cheryl Olsen sees that...

From the Bishop

Perhaps you have heard the terms “intentional disciple” and “missionary disciple.” What exactly...

Welcome Our Lost Sheep Home

OK, for most of a year now we have all been...

Why am I here?

If you are like me, you are probably rather...

Happy Anniversary Bishop Boyea!

On September 13, Bishop Earl will celebrate...

Your Stories

In August, seven women from the Diocese of Lansing accompanied Dawn Hausmann, director of...
Diocesan Women’s Conference draws big crowd
More than 1,000 women from across the diocese...
‘I knew I wanted something different from life’ How God completely changed Michael
“Above all, trust in the slow work of God.” These...

Your Faith

Canonization of 35 saints from Brazil and Mexico Pope Francis proclaimed 35 new saints at a...
St. Nicholas Feast day: Dec. 6
Jolly Old St. Nicholas evokes a cheerful image...
GO evangelize - Cheryl accompanies others as they grow in faith
Now an intentional disciple of Christ, an...

Witness to Hope

Pictured right: Greater Mission campaign team, from left to right: John French, Ryan Petrillo, Joe...
Scholarships help send Jill and Brian's 7 kids to Catholic Schools
A Catholic education carries a hefty sticker...
With 45% participation rate, Holy Redeemer Parish exceeds it goal
Father Steve Anderson, of Holy Redeemer Church in...
Parish more than doubles its goal
St. Mary's in Westphalia makes campaign a...

From the Editor

A number of years ago, I had a young parent stop by my office and ask, “How do you feel about...
Enrich your parish by sharing your gifts and talents

How is it possible that it’s already September...

Thank you, Father Charlie

On Sunday, June 4, the Solemnity of Pentecost...

Faith and Science work hand in hand

There I was, all fresh-faced and eager,...

Your Life

My kids’ dad and I are divorced. They don’t want to go to their father’s house for Christmas, but...
He says: Separate Christmases for our quarreling daughters?
Our two daughters are not speaking to each other...
How can I invite someone back to church at Christmas?
Bells are ringing. The trees are glistening....
How can I negotiate more time off for the holidays?
How do I negotiate more time off for the...

Special Reports

Here’s how you can help:  Catholic Charities USA. 100% of all donations are used to support...
Father Solanus Casey to be beatified in Detroit
Beatification ceremony On Nov. 18, 2017, at Ford...
Deacon Ordination 2017
The Diocese of Lansing was blessed with nine new...
FaithFest 2017
Volunteer Mika looking forward to experiencing “...