Navy Ensign Francis Flaherty was born in March of 1919, and grew up in Charlotte, Michigan.
How often has someone asked you, “A penny for your thoughts?”
When i was in fifth grade, the chalkboard became harder and harder to read over the course of the year.
A few weeks ago our nation paused to celebrate Father’s Day.
On Saturday, May 15, with Bishop Boyea presiding, five new permanent deacons and two transitional deacons were ordained for service in our diocese.
The first reading that we heard proclaimed at Mass on the second Sunday of Easter is taken from the Acts of the Apostles.
Father Charles E. Irvin January 6, 1933 – February 11, 2021
For as long as I can remember I have known that I am an adopted child.
In just a little over a month, the world will mark, to the best of our understanding, the first anniversary of the coronavirus pandemic.
His students are from diverse backgrounds, but all have a love for their faith.
It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon as I stood out in front of the main doors to the church at St. Mary, Charlotte, on the first weekend of June.
No two days are ever the same for diocesan priests.
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We can recall Jesus’ words of reassurance, “Do not be afraid, I am with you always.”
They've modeled kindness, patience, openness and honesty.
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Just a few weeks ago, on May 18, at St. Thomas Aquinas Parish in East Lansing, n...
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Some years ago, I shared with you the story of the service project that was part...
It was a day of great joy for the people of our diocese when it was announced th...
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Father Dwight Ezop prompts us to grow and deepen our relationship with God throughout the course of our lives.
Father Dwight Ezop shares his surprise at his father's ability to assist others with their grief