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May

Mass Readings for May 6, 2021

Acts 15:7-21Psalms 96:1-3, 10John 15:9-11 Acts 15:7-217 And after there had been much debate, Peter rose and said to them, “Brethren, you know that in the early days God made choice among you, that by my mouth the Gentiles should hear the word of the gospel and believe. 8 And God who knows the heart

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May

Read: "The Gift of Parents" by Bishop Earl Boyea

Read: “The Gift of Parents” by Bishop Earl Boyea May 06, 2021 Diocese of Lansing Happy Mother’s Day this coming Sunday, May 9, to Mrs Helen Boyea pictured here with her eldest son, Bishop Earl Boyea, and her husband of 70 years, Earl. Here is Bishop Boyea’s reflection upon his mother, his father and the “blessing

06
May

Subscribe: Realign Resources for Mission Weekly Update

Subscribe: Realign Resources for Mission Weekly Update May 06, 2021 Diocese of Lansing This week the Diocese of Lansing has launched a new weekly update charting the progress of the Realign Resources for Mission process in order to keep you both informed and, hopefully, involved too. To receive the weekly e-mail just click here and

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May

Pray: Novena for Diaconate Ordinands

Pray: Novena for Diaconate Ordinands May 06, 2021 Diocese of Lansing Starting today, you are invited to participate in nine days of prayer, a novena, for the young men from across the Diocese of Lansing who will be ordained to the diaconate on Saturday, May 15, as they take the next significant step towards the

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May

Mass Readings for May 5, 2021

Acts 15:1-6Psalms 122:1-5John 15:1-8 Acts 15:1-61 But some men came down from Judea and were teaching the brethren, “Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved.” 2 And when Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and debate with them, Paul and Barnabas and some of the others were

04
May

Mass Readings for May 4, 2021

Acts 14:19-28Psalms 145:10-13, 21John 14:27-31 Acts 14:19-2819 But Jews came there from Antioch and Ico’nium; and having persuaded the people, they stoned Paul and dragged him out of the city, supposing that he was dead. 20 But when the disciples gathered about him, he rose up and entered the city; and on the next day

04
May

Read: My Story of Sisterhood: Sister Rebecca Mierendorf

Read: My Story of Sisterhood: Sister Rebecca Mierendorf May 04, 2021 Diocese of Lansing Meet Sister Rebecca Mierendorf who is a Servants of God’s Love, a new religious community located in Ann Arbor. Sister Rebecca hails from the nearby parish of Christ the King. She entered religious life as a postulant in the year 2000

04
May

Watch: Acts 5 Explained | Craig Pohl | Bishop's Year of the Bible

Watch: Acts 5 Explained | Craig Pohl | Bishop’s Year of the Bible May 04, 2021 Diocese of Lansing Bishop Boyea’s Year of the Bible reached Chapter 5 of the Acts of the Apostles, April 3. In order to explain both the contents and the meaning of this chapter, here’s a great explainer video by

03
May

Mass Readings for May 3, 2021

1 Corinthians 15:1-8Psalms 19:2-5John 14:6-14 1 Corinthians 15:1-81 Now I would remind you, brethren, in what terms I preached to you the gospel, which you received, in which you stand, 2 by which you are saved, if you hold it fast — unless you believed in vain. 3 For I delivered to you as of

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May

Read: Feast of Saints Philip and James, May 3, 2021

Read: Feast of Saints Philip and James, May 3, 2021 May 03, 2021 Diocese of Lansing Today is the Feast of the Apostles Saints Philip and James! Happy feast day! To mark the occasions, here’s reflection upon the significance of the life and death of these two great saints from, fittingly, Father Jim Rolph who