At Pentecost, Pope Francis thanked the Catholic Charismatic Renewal during our Jubilee Year celebration, and called us onward in unity! You can read excerpts of his comments by going to the Upper Room website, www.ctkupperroom.com.
The Church’s liturgy inflames us with the Lord Jesus’ love and fills us with His grace. The liturgy sanctifies us and gives voice to our praise and glorification of God. Sacred Scripture, sacred music, and sacred art are essential ingredients of the Liturgy. These elements explain Jesus’s passion, death, and resurrection, give us spiritual nourishment,… 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
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
Trinity: “The LORD, the LORD, a merciful and gracious God, slow to anger and rich in kindness and fidelity!”
What words of incomparable consolation! The Holy One of Israel, in a defining moment of His self-revelation, announces to Moses, the Chosen People, and to us, what His heart is like for those Who follow Him! He is merciful and gracious—isn’t that like a dream come true? Isn’t that exactly what you would want the… Read more
He is Risen! Jesus has returned to the Father, and now He sends us His Holy Spirit. His gracious respect for our free will is once again shown—in this Gospel for the Vigil of Pentecost, He offers an invitation to choose to come to Him and drink. Always inviting, always accompanying us on our journey,… Read more
He is Risen! The Lord Jesus now prepares to depart, to return to His Throne in Glory, and in this section of the Acts of the Apostles He is giving His farewell instruction to the Apostles. He has, on several different occasions, spoken to them about the Holy Spirit, but what that means to them… Read more
He is Risen! During the time that the Lord Jesus spent with His disciples after the Resurrection, He gave them news which at first must have been heartbreaking: that He was leaving, returning to His Father. But in the Gospel we hear this Sunday, we are reminded of His promise that He will not leave… Read more
He is Risen! As we continue to celebrate the Easter Season, we take some time to honor our mothers. The first ones we honor on this day, of course, are our own mothers, which can lead to some very poignant moments at Christ the King, given that so many of our mothers have died. We… Read more
He is Risen! This simple phrase encompasses the most important event in the history of the Universe. He is Risen! The King of Kings and Lord of Lords Who died on the Cross for us has been restored to life! We begin celebrating this incomparable fact at the Easter Vigil, as the Fire is kindled,… Read more
He is Risen! This simple phrase encompasses the most important event in the history of the Universe. He is Risen! The King of Kings and Lord of Lords Who died on the Cross for us has been restored to life! Those who were present during the events of His Passion and Death could not imagine… Read more
“I will open your graves and have you rise from them!” That sounds like an offer we cannot or at least should not refuse! The Jews heard that word during a difficult time for them. They were exiled, far from their Land of Israel, and yet here was this prophet giving them this word of… Read more
“The Lord is my shepherd!” Does this make you joyful? Certainly this amazing acclamation from the great King David can give us cause for joy! King David knew, from his extensive experience with that challenging task, that to have a shepherd who is absolutely committed to your well being and is competent to carry… Read more
“Give Me a drink;” such an innocent request, one that wouldn’t raise any questions. Yet when the Lord Jesus asks the Samaritan woman for a drink, it starts a chain of events that not only results in her conversion, but that of her entire village. In the first reading, we hear this request being placed… Read more
Jun26Mon8:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pmVacation Bible School Lauren Sauter or Clare Kosmalski 734-545-4810 or 734-604-1545 firstname.lastname@example.org 10/3/168:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pmVacation Bible School Lauren Sauter or Clare Kosmalski 734-545-4810 or 734-604-1545 email@example.com 10/3/1611:00 am Private Mass with Fr. Bill Spencer @ Church--Worship SpacePrivate Mass with Fr. Bill Spencer @ Church--Worship SpaceJun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm4:00 pm CTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelCTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelJun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pmJim Mason 734-216-6459 firstname.lastname@example.org 5/24/16HE7:30 pm Fuel Middle School Prayer MeetingFuel Middle School Prayer MeetingJun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pmBrad Schmidt9:00 pm Monday Night Open Basketball @ Parish Center--GymMonday Night Open Basketball @ Parish Center--GymJun 26 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pmPaul DiPirro 734-776-9138 email@example.com 5/5/15 HEJun27Tue8:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pmVacation Bible School Lauren Sauter or Clare Kosmalski 734-545-4810 or 734-604-1545 firstname.lastname@example.org 10/3/168:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pm12:00 pm Mass & Blessing of the Children @ Church--Worship SpaceMass & Blessing of the Children @ Church--Worship SpaceJun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm4:00 pm CTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelCTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelJun 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pmJim Mason 734-216-6459 email@example.com 5/24/16HE7:00 pm Life Teen Surge Prayer Meeting (...Life Teen Surge Prayer Meeting (...Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm7:00 pm Unbound Prayer Ministry @ Parish Center--Mercy ChapelUnbound Prayer Ministry @ Parish Center--Mercy ChapelJun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pmErin Campbell h. 734-485-2480 c. 734-351-6175 firstname.lastname@example.org 5/19/16HEJun28Wed8:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pm8:30 am Vacation Bible SchoolVacation Bible SchoolJun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pm10:00 am Intercessory Prayer @ Church--Cry RoomIntercessory Prayer @ Church--Cry RoomJun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am4:00 pm CTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelCTK Wrestling Program @ Church--Lower LevelJun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pmJim Mason 734-216-6459 email@example.com 5/24/16HE
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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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