Archive for April, 2013

Farmington Hills parish merger complete; successful campaign enables Church expansion

April 25, 2013
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Farmington Hills parish merger complete; successful campaign enables Church expansion

After several months of planning and implementing the February merging of St. Fabian and St. Colman parishes in Farmington Hills, the months ahead will begin a flurry of construction and system upgrades made possible by the Changing Lives Together campaign at St. Fabian.
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Tuition assistance helps a Warren family maintain a Catholic education

April 19, 2013
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Tuition assistance helps a Warren family maintain a Catholic education

Providing a Catholic education for their children is a priority and a financial challenge for thousands of parents in southeast Michigan. Catholic schools are a mission priority for the Detroit Archdiocese, which, along with dozens of Catholic schools in metro Detroit, is grappling with increasing school operating costs while trying to keep tuition affordable. As the archdiocesan Department of Evangelization, Catechesis, and Schools works with pastors and school administrators on an area-wide plan to stabilize and strengthen Catholic education in the Detroit Archdiocese, tuition assistance continues to be a difference-maker.
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Initiative Updates

April 12, 2013
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More than 55,000 Catholic households have committed over $80 million in to Changing Lives Together. Learn more about what’s being achieved through this archdiocesan-wide initiative…
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Emphasis on prayer, evangelization earn Day of Spiritual Reflection enthusiastic reviews

April 10, 2013
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Emphasis on prayer, evangelization earn Day of Spiritual Reflection enthusiastic reviews

Positive feedback from participants at a recent Changing Lives Together Day of Spiritual Reflection has event organizers considering offering another day-long event. More than 90 lay faithful, clergy, and women religious attended the February 23 gathering at St. Hugo of the Hills Parish in Bloomfield Hills.
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