Welcome & Congratulations!

This year at the Easter Vigil our community was blessed to be able to welcome new members into our faith and to celebrate their initiation as full members of the Catholic Church. These new brothers and sisters committed themselves to follow Christ more deeply and learn about our faith through our Rite of Christian Initiation … Read more

Ask Fr. Jim … How long did Mary remain a virgin?

Question: How long did Mary remain a virgin? Answer: The Church since the early centuries of Christianity has believed in Mary’s “perpetual virginity,” i.e. Mary remained a virgin before, during and after Jesus’ birth. This doctrine thus proclaims that Mary had no marital relations after the birth of Jesus nor gave birth to any other … Read more

2018 RCIA Elect and Candidates

This is the time of year when we pray in a special way for those people who have chosen, of their own free will, to enter the Catholic Church at Easter. On Saturday, February 17th, the bishops of the Archdiocese of Detroit formally declared the catechumens preparing for Baptism and candidates preparing for Confirmation and … Read more

Knights of Columbus Bring Warmth!

St. Benedict’s Knights of Columbus donated boys and girls, winter coats to Jefferson International School. Each year, during the Christmas season, our Knights look forward to sharing love and good cheer with those most in need. Pictured (left to right): Steve Perry, Natalie Stevens, Ed Woolverton, Dana Kennedy, and Grand Knight, Larry Edwards

Knights of Columbus Support MI FAR Flyers Hockey Team

St Benedicts Council 13485 of Waterford MI recently donated time and funds to support the MI FAR Flyers hockey team. This is the USA Hockey – Disabled Division Hockey Team for MI and this is the only fundraiser for the team for the upcoming season.  Funds raised at this event help to defray the costs … Read more