Does your family include children ages 3-18? Now is the time to register them for religious education at Christ the King! Our religious education classes actively encourage your children to have and grow in a relationship with Jesus. Our excellent catechists also teach a love for the Church and family in every grade level, supporting… Read more
Pope Francis invited the Charismatic Renewal to celebrate Pentecost with him in Rome. This 5-day event featured many teachings from Catholic Charismatic Renewal leaders from around the world. It was highlighted by Pope Francis’ address, thanking the Renewal and calling us onward in unity. Pope Francis’ address, 37 videos of the teachings and events, and… Read more
A transcript of the Words given at the Pentecost Vigil Mass at Christ the King on Saturday, June 3, 2017, is now available. Please prayerfully discern them and see how they may apply to your spiritual life. To download a copy of the Words in .pdf format, please click on the title of this post to see… Read more
Christ the King is looking for advertising sponsors for the weekly church bulletin! If you, or someone you know, would like to help support the bulletin please contact Dave Polansky at Liturgical Publications at (248) 250-3880 or email@example.com.
In the event of the death of a loved one, we want to pray for the deceased at Sunday Masses and announce the death in the bulletin. The normal way to inform the parish is to call the main office (734-665-5040) and leave the following information: Name of the caller. Name of the deceased. Relationship… Read more
Prudential Judgment should always be used by event participants. No event, including Mass, requires your attendance if you feel that weather conditions are dangerous. It is your right and responsibility to determine whether it is safe and/or wise to travel when road conditions may be hazardous. Those who choose not to travel because of unsafe… Read more
FORMED is a subscription-based resource that provides unlimited online access to a wide variety of great catechetical and evangelistic materials, including: — Bishop Robert Barron’s Catholicism series — Steve Ray’s Footprints of God series — Fr. Michael Gaitley’s 33 Days to Morning Glory — A number of Augustine Institute programs, including Symbolon: the Catholic Faith Explained; Beloved: Finding Happiness in Marriage; YDisciple: Launching… Read more
Christ the King has launched its own app for iPhone and Android smart phones. This will allow us to better communicate with you throughout the week and keep you updated with relevant parish news or updates. The app is very well designed and very intuitive. It will be a great resource for parishioners by providing… Read more
“You…I have appointed watchman for the house of Israel!” This is one of the scariest verses in all of the Scriptures and, unfortunately, one also prone to the most inappropriate applications. The Holy One of Israel speaks to the prophet and names him to be watchman and then spells out exactly what that demands. In… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. “My soul is thirsting for You, O Lord my God!” On some level, all of us would acknowledge that that is the case: that we are thirsting for more of the presence of the Lord in our… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. Who do you say that I am? There is no answer to any question that is more critical for every human being than the answer to that question. Our eternal destiny rides, in a very crucial way,… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. “The foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, … loving the name of the LORD, and becoming His servants…I will bring to My holy mountain and make joyful in My house of prayer…”—Isaiah 56:6-7 The Word of… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. Special Effects Many of the movies these days attempt to make their money by touting the new and bigger-than-ever special effects, especially those movies in, yes, I’ll admit it, my favorite genre, science fiction. Here in… Read more
The Feast of the Transfiguration: “This is My beloved Son, with Whom I am well pleased; listen to Him.”
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the Feast of the Transfiguration is now available online! Click here to listen. Heroes Many of us have heroes, or at least people that we look up to, maybe even famous people that we would like to meet someday. One of my heroes was St. John Paul the Great. The year that… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. What would you ask for? Imagine having a conversation with God and He says that to you—the omnipotent ruler of the entire universe has just made Himself totally available to you, to give you whatever you request! What… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time is now available online! Click here to listen. The Foundation for the Good News The fundamental reality that is the foundation for the good news is this truth, that the Lord our God is good and forgiving. If He were not, what would be our reason… Read more
Note: Fr. Ed’s homily for the Solemnity of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is now available online! Click here to listen. Why Our Lady of Mount Carmel? Praised be Jesus Christ! This is the standard greeting that members of the Carmelite Order often use to greet each other as well as visitors to their monasteries. This… Read more
14th Sunday in Ordinary Time: “Come to Me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.”
Who does this not apply to? Is there anyone who does not experience in this life feeling burdened and in fact desperately needing that very rest that only the Lord Jesus can give? The fact that we have a Savior Who knows us better than we know ourselves, and Who delights to lift our burdens… Read more
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Room Scheduling Information
Our 2017-2018 “scheduling event” runs from May 2 and will continue through May 18, 2017. This annual process is for reserving space in the parish facilities for events, particularly ongoing events, that will take place between August 1, 2017 and May 31, 2018.
To request space for an event at Christ the King, please download the scheduling information and room request form by clicking on the links below. These are pdf forms with fillable fields when viewed with Adobe Reader. Please use the 2017-2018 Room Request Form, since the form has been revised. Please save and email the completed form(s) to the office at firstname.lastname@example.org. All room request forms for the scheduling event are due by May 18, 2017.
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