A few decades ago, as the commercialism of Christmas continued to grow, the phrase “put Christ back in Christmas” became popular. Back then I thought this was a very modern problem—not so! St. Francis of Assisi in 1223, inspired by …Read More
Clergy and staff blogs about relevant topics.
The entire Archdiocese of Detroit has a special focus for this Advent/Christmas season—especially for Christmas Eve/Day itself. We are calling it “Radical Hospitality.” Hospitality is an important virtue in our tradition, from Old Testament times right down to our own …Read More
Do you and your family have great smiles?
(We know you do!)
You and your family may be a great FIT for our
First Impressions Team (FIT) greeter ministry!
All you need to do is arrive about 20-30 minutes before …Read More
St. Isidore has recently been featured in a national podcast; the “Ministry Moment” Monday podcast offered weekly via the National Pastoral Musicians Association.
The podcast includes a discussion between St. Isidore Liturgy and Music Director, Amy Righi and NPM Podcast …Read More
I, like perhaps many of you, am angry, disgusted, and horrified at the news and recent stories in the media regarding the sexual abuse of minors by members of the Catholic clergy and the coverup of the horrible crimes by …Read More
For the next three Sundays of Lent, the Church throughout the world will pray the “Scrutinies” for hundreds of thousands of catechumens; individuals preparing for the Easter sacraments. In this ancient prayer, we include a prayer for the Lord to …Read More