If you were unable to be with us to celebrate 170 years in the City of Detroit,
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HOLY DAY & SPECIAL CELEBRATION SCHEDULE
Pentecost Sunday June 9 11:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Sunday June 16 11:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ June 23 11:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Feast Day of Ss. Peter and Paul June 30 11:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
3rd Annual Jazz Mass September 1 11:00 a.m.
2nd Annual Sneaker Mass October 19 5:00 p.m.
Members of the Building and Grounds Committee were at work last Saturday planting, trimming, adding mulch and cleaning around the courtyard and church perimeter. Well done! A special thanks to Tom Hicks, Helen Peters and Donna Ridella who participated with B&G and selected plants and flowers for the courtyard. Spring has arrived at SSPP!
Join us June 1st at 3:00 p.m. for this special end of season concert that features Leonard Bernstein’s CHICHESTER PSALMS, Maurice Durufle’s REQUIEM, and a world premier performance of THE SILENCE, written for the Detroit Concert Choir by composer-in-residence, Connor Koppin. Advance tickets may be ordered here or by phone: (313) 882-0118. Members of the Ss. Peter and Paul Community can get discounted tickets through May 29. Tickets will be for sale one hour prior to concert time. Complimentary parking in church lot.
Please join us on Thursday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. Fr. Peter Fennessy, SJ discusses icons as a window into the Spirituality of the Eastern Church and an opportunity to examine our own faith practices. A wine and cheese reception included. Presenter bio: Fr. Peter Fennessy, SJ studied Theology at Oxford, England, and served campus ministry at John Carroll University in Ohio for 26 years before joining the staff of Manresa Jesuit Retreat House, where he has been giving retreats for the last 18 years. As an appreciator of the influence of art and spirituality , he utilizes are in his retreat presentations whenever possible.
Don't miss the spring luncheon featuring Justice Maura Corrigan, May 14 at the beautiful Detroit Athletic Club. "100,000 Welcomes: Blessed Solanus Casey's Path to Holiness and Healing" A graduate of Marygrove College and University of Detroit Mercy Law School, Maura Corrigan, Former Chief Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court and Director of the Michigan Department of Human Services, will speak with us on May 14th. Maura's advocacy role continues to evolve. Click here for more information.