Livonia, Michigan

Parish

Second Sunday of Lent

By the Faithful Disciple   GROW AS A DISCIPLE  Just two weeks ago, when Christians walked around all day with a cross of ashes on our foreheads, we may have received puzzled looks. Who bothers with fasting and almsgiving for 40 whole days? Many of us live with great abundance in this country; the only…

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By the Faithful Disciple GROW AS A DISCIPLE Why me? It could be a flat tire, a lost job or a serious illness. When inconvenient, unpleasant or even downright horrible things happen, it is understandable to wonder why God allows it. I know that is what goes through my head in extreme adversity. God can…

Lenten Fish Dinners 2024 – Save the Date!

The popular St. Genevieve – St. Maurice Lenten Fish Fry Dinner will begin February 16, 2024, and volunteers will be needed! The help of each parishioner and parish organization member is what makes this event a great success year after year. Please look at your calendar and pencil in the times you and your family…

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

By the Faithful Disciple GROW AS A DISCIPLE Sometimes I feel like I need a Jonah in my life: someone who will come along and shake things up; someone who will nudge me and say, hey, you’re doing it wrong! No one wants to be criticized, but I know I need loving guidance to help…

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

GROW AS A DISCIPLE When Samuel hears the Lord speak in today’s first reading, he mistakes it as Eli calling out to him in the temple. The third time Samuel asks if he called, Eli is wise enough to realize what is going on and guides Samuel: “Go to sleep, and if you are called,…

Nativity Scene Displays

We hoped you enjoyed the parish Nativity Scene display. Over 40 sets were placed on display. They were all beautiful, many having a unique story behind them. We are looking for your feedback. Should it be an annual event? What did we do well? What can we do better? Email us at svdpstgm@gmail.com or drop…