12/12 @ 2pm | Penance Service for St. Anne and St. Raphael

Penance Service for St. Anne and St. Raphael December 12, 2021 at 2pm at St. Anne Church in Harrisville.

12/19 @ 2pm | Penance Service for St. Catherine and St. Gabriel

Penance Service for St. Catherine/St. Gabriel December 19, 2021 at 2pm at St. Catherine Church in Ossineke.

2021 Daily Advent Exercises

Join us in Daily Advent Acitivities! The Advent season is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end…

2023 Synod of Bishops – Mass 10/16/21

Pope Francis’ invitation to all Catholics for 2021-2023 Synod Since 1967, the Catholic Church has recurrently called together a Synod of Bishops. This is a…

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time – August 22

A Letter From Bishop Hurley Regarding the Status of Fr. John William

Please take a moment to read this letter from Bishop Hurley in regards to the status of Fr. John William and for the Temporary New…

A Letter From Fr. John William – Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!

A Special Message From Bishop Hurley

The light shines in the darkness September 1, 2021 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: The past days and weeks have touched our hearts, as…

Action Needed: Equality Act

Urge Senators Stabenow and Peters to Oppose Discriminatory Legislation In the near future, federal lawmakers will be considering a piece of legislation called the Equality…

April 10, 2022 | Palm Sunday, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Join us April 24, 2022 for an Explanation…

April 14, 2022 | Holy Thursday

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Join us April 24, 2022 for an Explanation…

April 17, 2022, Easter Sunday, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Join us April 24, 2022 for an Explanation…

April 24, 2022 | Sunday of Divine Mercy

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Sunday of Divine Mercy, Year C. Opening Prayer:…

Ascension of the Lord

Ascension of the Lord – May 16, 2021

Ash Wednesday Schedule

Ash Wednesday (February 17) is the beginning of the Holy Season of Lent Mass with the distribution of ashes – 9 am – St. Gabriel,…

August 14, 2022 | Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

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August 14, 2022 | Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time

August 15 – 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

August 21, 2022 | Twenty-First Sunday of Ordinary Time

August 28, 2022 | Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Lord God of power and might,Nothing is good which is against your will,And all is of value which comes from your hand. Place…

August 28, 2022 | Twenty-Second Sunday of Ordinary Time

August 29, 2021 | 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

August 7, 2022 | Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

Baptism of the Lord

Baptism of the Lord – January 10, 2021

Bishop Hurley will be celebrating the 11 am Mass Sunday

We are happy to welcome Bishop Walter Hurley, Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Gaylord, to the Parishes of the Resurrection to celebrate the 11…

11/10/2022 Bishop Walsh’s statement on the passing of Proposal 3

The passing of Proposal 3 in the state of Michigan is a tremendous sorrow for all who recognize the dignity of the human person, created…

Fourth Sunday of Advent – December 20, 2020

Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord – Dec. 27, 2020

Catholic Service Appeal

Our annual Catholic Service Appeal for the Diocese of Gaylord is kicking off. This year we are celebrating 50 years of generosity. It is the…

Changes to Covid-19 liturgical protocols

Dispensation from Attending Sunday Mass Lifted (5-14-21) Bishop Hurley has published the following letter to the faithful regarding the lifting of the dispensation. Click here for Printable…

Christ the King

Christ the King – November 22, 2020

Christmas Eve Mass

Christmas Flower Memorials

This Christmas our four parishes are accepting Christmas flower donations in Memory Of or In Honor Of friends and loved ones. The names will be…

Christmas in our Parishes 2020

Christmas Mass Schedule

Christmas Eve Masses4 pm – St. Anne, Harrisville8 pm – St. Catherine, Ossineke Christmas Day Masses9 am – St. Gabriel, Black River11 am – St.…

Christmas Message from Bishop Hurley

Christmas Vigil Mass, Year C

Clergy Assignments

Bishop Walter A. Hurley, the Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Gaylord, has announced the following appointments: Rev. Joseph Muszkiewicz, presently serving as pastor at…

Come Home to Hope

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: For many, the most beloved of family memories are those times when we’ve “come home” for the holidays or…

Corpus Christi Sunday – June 6, 2021

Covid-19 Update

The risk level for contracting COVID-19 continues to remain high across the United States, classifying most counties in the Diocese of Gaylord in the “Substantial”…

Day of Prayer for Legal Protection of Unborn Children – Letter from Bp Hurley (1-22-22)

“We are invited to come together in prayer in a special way on January 22, through the observance of the Day of Prayer for the…

December 12, 2021 | 3rd Sunday of Advent, Year C

December 19, 2021 | 4th Sunday of Advent, Year C

December 26, 2021 | 1st Sunday in the Octave of Christmas, Year C

December 4, 2022 | Second Sunday of Advent, Year A

Opening Prayer God of power and mercy, Open our hearts in welcome.Remove the things that hinder us from receiving Christ with joy,So that we may…

December 5, 2021 | Second Sunday of Advent, Year C

Divine Mercy Sunday

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This Sunday we celebrate the 8th day of Easter otherwise known as the octave day. We celebrate the octave…

Divine Mercy Sunday, Year C

Easter Flowers Memorials

Please consider making a donation for Easter flowers. To donate in memory or honor of loved ones, please include their names (clearly printed) with your…

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord – April 4, 2021

Easter Sunday, Year C

Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

February 27, 2022 | Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Epiphany of the Lord

Epiphany of the Lord – January 3, 2021

Explanation of the Synod of Synodality

Faith Magazine – Fr. John

Back in the Summer 2016 edition of the Diocese of Gaylord Faith Magazine, there was a special on Fr. John William. CLICK HERE

Feast of the Holy Family

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord

​Please join us for the celebration of the feast of the Presentation of the Lord on Tuesday, February 2nd at 6:30 pm at St. Anne…

February 13, 2022 | Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

February 20, 2022 | Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

February 6, 2022 | Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – February 7, 2021

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Fifth Sunday of Easter – May 2, 2021

Fifth Sunday of Lent

Fifth Sunday of Lent -March 21, 2021

April 3, 2022 | Fifth Sunday of Lent, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. From The Priests Desk: Click on the link…

Fifth Sunday of Lent, Year C

Financial Report – Six months

Dear Parishioners, Included in this week’s bulletin is a six month update on the Parish financial situation. Thank you to everyone for your amazing support…

First Sunday in Advent, Year C

First Sunday of Advent

First Sunday of Advent – November 29, 2020

First Sunday of Lent

First Sunday of Lent – February 21, 2021

First Sunday of Lent, Year C

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time – January 31, 2021

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Fourth Sunday of Advent, Year C

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Fourth Sunday of Easter – April 25, 2021

Fourth Sunday of Lent

Fourth Sunday of Lent – March 14, 2021

Fourth Sunday of Lent, Year C

From the Priest’s desk…

Holy Spirit Novena

Introduction Video from Fr. Tyler We ought to pray and invoke the Holy Spirit, for each of us greatly needs His protection and His help.…

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

ICE DAY: All Events Canceled

Tuesday, January 12th – All Parish Events are canceled due to icy road conditions. Reminder: All Parish Events are canceled whenever Alpena and/or Alcona Schools…

January 16, 2022 | Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

January 2, 2022 | The Epiphany of the Lord, Year C

January 23, 2022 | Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

January 30,2022 | 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

January 9, 2022 | The Baptism of the Lord

July 10, 2022 | Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

July 10, 2022 | Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

July 17, 2022 | Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

July 17, 2022 | Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

July 24, 2022 | Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

July 3, 2022 | Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary

July 3, 2022 | Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

July 31, 2022 | Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. |…

June 12, 2022 | The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, Year…

June 12, 2022 | The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

June 19, 2022 | The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. The Ascension of the Lord, Year C. Opening…

June 19, 2022 | The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

June 20- 12th Sunday of Ordinary Time

June 26, 2022 | Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

June 26, 2022 | Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. The Ascension of the Lord, Year C. Opening…

June 5, 2022 | Pentecost Sunday

June 5, 2022 | Pentecost Sunday, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Pentecost Sunday, Year C. Opening Prayer: Father of…

Lent 2021

Holy Week and Triduum The whole point of our Lenten Journey is to bring us to a deeper conversion so that we may celebrate more…

Lent Schedule: From Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday

Lenten Fasting & Abstinence

Lenten Message from Fr. John William

Lenten Retreat Invitation – Cross in the Woods – March 19, 2022

Livestream of Holy Week Liturgies

For a livestream of the Holy Week Liturgies from the Cathedral in Gaylord, CLICK HERE Broadcast from St. Mary Cathedral with the Most Rev. Walter A. Hurley presiding:…

March 13,2022 | Second Sunday of Lent, Year C

March 20, 2022 | Third Sunday of Lent, Year C

March 27, 2022 | Fourth Sunday of Lent, Year C

March 6, 2022 | First Sunday of Lent, Year C

Resurrection of the Lord

Second Sunday of Lent

Third Sunday of Advent

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

May 1, 2022 | Third Sunday of Easter

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Third Sunday of Easter, Year C. Opening Prayer:…

May 1, 2022 | Third Sunday of Easter

May 15, 2022 | Fifth Sunday of Easter

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year C. Opening Prayer:…

May 15, 2022 | Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year C

May 22, 2022 | Sixth Sunday of Easter

May 22, 2022 | Sixth Sunday of Easter, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Sixth Sunday of Easter, Year C. Opening Prayer:…

May 29, 2022 | The Ascension of the Lord

May 29, 2022 | The Ascension of the Lord, Year C.

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. The Ascension of the Lord, Year C. Opening…

May 7, 2022 | Fourth Sunday of Easter

May 8, 2022 | Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year C

This Weeks Bulletin: Click on the link below to view the full page version of the Bulletin. Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year C. Opening Prayer:…

Memory Care in Michigan

There are approximately 190,000 seniors with Alzheimer’s disease living in Michigan, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, and this number is expected to rise 15.8% statewide by…

November 13, 2022 | Thirty-Third Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Bishop Walsh’s Statement on the Passing of Proposal 3 The passing of Proposal 3 in the state of Michigan is a tremendous sorrow for all…

November 13, 2022 | Thirty-Third Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

November 14, 2021 | 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

November 20, 2022 | Thirty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Father all powerful, God of love,You have raised our lord Jesus Christ from the death to life,Resplendent in glory as King of Creation.Open…

November 21, 2021 | 34th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

November 26, 2022 | First Sunday of Advent, Year A

November 27, 2022 | 1st Sunday of Advent, Year A

Opening Prayer All powerful God,Increase our strength of will for doing good.That Christ may find an eager welcome at his comingAnd call us to his…

November 28, 2021 | First Sunday of Advent, Year C

November 6, 2022 | Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

November 6, 2022 | Thirty-Second Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer God of power and mercy,Protect us from all harm.Give us freedom of SpiritAnd health in mind and body to do your work on…

November 7, 2021 | 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

October 10, 2021 | 28th Week in Ordinary Time

October 16, 2022 | Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

October 16, 2022 | Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Lord our God, Father of all,You guard us under the shadow of your wingsand search into the depths of our hearts.Remove the blindness…

October 17, 2021 | 29th Week in Ordinary Time

October 2, 2022 | Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

October 2, 2022 | Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Almighty and eternal God, Father of the world to come,Your goodness is beyond what our Spirit can touchAnd your strength is more than…

October 23, 2022 | Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

October 24, 2021 | 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

October 25, 2022 | Thirtieth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Praised be you, God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,There is no power for good,Which does not come from your covenant,And no…

October 3, 2021 | 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

October 30, 2022 | Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

October 30, 2022 | Thirty-First Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Father in heaven, God of power and Lord of mercy, from whose fulness we have received,Direct the steps of everyday efforts.May the changing…

October 31, 2021 | 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

October 9, 2022 | Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

October 9, 2022 | Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time,Year C

Opening Prayer Father in Heaven, the hand of your loving kindnessPowerfully yet gently guides all the moments of our day.Go before us in our pilgrimage…

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord – March 28, 2021

Palm Sunday, Year C

Penance Service

Our Parish Communal Penance Service for Lent will be on Wednesday, March 24th at 6:30 PM at St. Anne, Harrisville. Several other priests will be…

Pentecost Sunday

Pentecost – Sunday, May 23, 2021

Pray for Vocations

The purpose of World Day of Prayer for Vocations is to publicly fulfill the   Lord’s instruction to, “Pray the Lord of the harvest to send laborers…

Preparation for the Sacraments

Our parishes will be beginning soon classes for the children who will be receiving the Sacraments of Initiation. If you have a child or know…

Proposal 3: Important Message for all Masses Nov. 5 & 6

Dear Pastors, Administrators, Deacons and Directors of Parish Life, November 8 is almost here, and 48% of Michiganders polled by MCC support Proposal 3 and…

Proposed Renovation of Maria Hall

Video: Pictures Ways to give: If choosing online giving: be sure to give to the fund: St. Anne Parish – Special Projects or Mail in…

Religious Retirement Collection

Your gift provides vital funding for medications, nursing care, and other necessities for our elderly religious. If you are unable to give during Mass, please…

Save Our Foundation

Town Hall meeting at St. Gabriel on 3/3/2021 More information:

Second Sunday in Advent, Year C

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – January 17, 2021

Second Sunday of Advent

Second Sunday of Advent – December 6, 2020

Second Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy

Second Sunday of Lent – February 28, 2021

Second Sunday of Lent, Year C

Second Sunday of Ordinary Time

Second Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C

September 11, 2022 | Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Almighty God, our creator and guide,May we serve you with all our heartAnd know your forgiveness in our lives.We ask this through Jesus…

September 11, 2022 | Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

September 12, 2021 | 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 18, 2022 | Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Father, guide us as you guide creationAccording to your law of love.May we love one another and come to perfectionIn the eternal life…

September 18, 2022 | Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

September 19, 2021 | 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 25, 2022 | Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

September 25, 2022 | Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Father,You show your almighty powerIn your mercy and forgiveness.Continue to fill us with your gifts of love.Help us to hurry towards the eternal…

September 26th, 2021 | 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 4, 2022 | Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

September 4th, 2022 | Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer God our Father,You redeem usLook upon us,And bring us to the inheritance you promised.and the Holy Spirit, God for ever and ever, Amen.…

September 5, 2021 | 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – February 14, 2021

Sixth Sunday of Easter – May 9, 2021

Solemnity of Mary Mother of God

Solemnity of St. Joseph

CallusesBy: Fr. Tyler Bischoff One of my summer jobs during college seminary was mowing the parish cemeteries. Each day I loaded the zero-turn mower and…

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Sunday of the Divine Mercy – April 11, 2021

Thank You Bishop Hurley

Thank you to Bishop Hurley, Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Gaylord, for visiting our parish family on Sunday at St. Anne Church. We very…

The Baptism of the Lord, Year C

The Search

This Wednesday, February 3rd, we will beginning our Adult Faith Formation Course for Lent for our parishes. It will be held every Wednesday (except Ash…

The Search: Session 2

Session 2 Teaser: Who are you? Join us on Wednesdays at St. Catherine Parish Hall at 6:30 – 7:30 pm for our Faith Discussion Series:…

The Search – Session 3

Why a God? Join us on Wednesday, February 24th at 6:30 PM at St. Catherine as we continue our Faith Formation series “The Search”

The Search – Session 4

What’s our story? Join us on Wednesday, March 3rd at 6:30 PM at St. Catherine as we continue our Faith Formation series “The Search”

The Search: Session 5

Who is Jesus? Join us on Wednesday, March 10th at 6:30 PM at St. Catherine as we continue our Faith Formation series “The Search”

The Search – Session 6

Am I Saved? Join us on Wednesday, March 17th at 6:30 PM at St. Catherine as we continue our Faith Formation series “The Search”

The Search – Session 7

Am I Saved? Join us on Wednesday, March 31st at 6:30 PM at St. Catherine as we continue our Faith Formation series “The Search”

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, Year C

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – January 24, 2021

Third Sunday of Advent, Year C

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Third Sunday of Advent – December 13, 2020

Third Sunday of Easter

Third Sunday of Easter – April 18, 2021

Third Sunday of Lent

Third Sunday of Lent – March 7, 2021

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

“Town Hall” meeting at St. Gabriel

A special “Town Hall” meeting will be held immediately following the 9 am Mass at St. Gabriel on Wednesday, March 3rd to discuss important critical…

Trinity Sunday

Trinity Sunday – May 30, 2021

Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

August 21, 2022 | Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Opening Prayer Lord our God,All truth is from you,And you alone bring oneness of heart.Give your people the joy of hearing your word in every…

Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

Vote NO on Proposal 3

The Catholic bishops in Michigan, together with the dioceses in this state, are calling on all Catholics to vote NO on Proposal 3 on the…

World Mission Sunday – A Letter From Bishop Hurley

October 2021 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: World Mission Sunday—the annual, worldwide Eucharistic celebration for the Missions of the Church—will be on October 24…