Our Lady of the Woods is a Roman Catholic church established in 1975 and nestled in the community of Woodhaven, MI on Gudith Road (between West & King). 

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Our Lady of the Woods

From Fr. Bob

Fr. Bob shares weekly updates with our parish and shepherds them through these difficult times.

Youth Faith Formation

Youth Faith Formation on Zoom 
  Meeting will open 15 minutes before start time.
  Grades 1, 3, 6 & 7 Monday 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm  
  Grades 2, 4, 5 &8 Tuesday 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
  RCITeen on third Wednesday 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  First Communion Preparation on second Sunday 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  Confirmation Preparation on second Sunday 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
For more information or to register, please call Ms. Claudette at 734-671-5101 ext 106 or email at [email protected].

Dispensation from Mass extended until Monday, November 23;

Catholics obligated to continue keeping holy the Lord's Day.

THE NEXT STEP IN OUR MISSIONARY JOURNEY

"Please join me in praying for this very important step in the life and mission of our local Church. Let us give thanks to God ahead of time for the great work he is doing in our midst. God is with us. He has given us his Holy Spirit as the initiator, guide, and driving force of our mission"  -Archbishop Vigneron

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Mass Times

Public Mass is available:
Monday, Tuesday, & Friday: 9:00 AM
Saturday: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 & 11:00 AM

The 9:00 & 11:00 AM Sunday Mass will be streamed to our Facebook page for the foreseeable future. A weekday live streamed Mass will continue to be held on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM.

The church will be open on the following schedule:
Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Live Stream & Public Mass Schedule

All live streams will be hosted by our Facebook page. You do not need Facebook to access the live stream.

  • Sunday Masses will be live streamed at 9:00 & 11:00 AM.
  • Wednesday at 9:00 AM for the duration of the Stay Home, Stay Safe Executive Order
  • Click here at the scheduled time!

Public Masses have resumed on the following schedule:

  • Monday, Tuesday, & Friday at 9:00 AM
  • Saturday at 4:00 PM
  • Sunday at 9:00 AM & 11:00 AM

Please note: 

  • A mask will be required of each person attending public Mass.
  • Seating capacity (to allow for social distancing) will be limited and available on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Additional seating is available in the Social Hall if the church reaches capacity.

Two more Swiss Guards test positive for the coronavirus

Vatican City, Oct 23, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- The Pontifical Swiss Guard announced Friday that two more of its members have tested positive for the coronavirus. 

The world’s smallest but oldest standing army said in a statement Oct. 23 that a total of 13 guards had now contracted the virus, following tests on every member of the corps. 

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Vatican extends plenary indulgence for the dead throughout November

Vatican City, Oct 23, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- The Vatican has extended the availability of certain plenary indulgences for the souls in Purgatory, amid concerns about avoiding large gatherings of people in churches or cemeteries and including those confined to home due to the pandemic.

According to a decree Oct. 23, certain indulgenced acts, which can help to remit the temporal punishment due to sin for those who have died in a state of grace, can be obtained throughout the entire month of November 2020.

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Mexican broadcaster: Vatican held back Pope Francis' words on same-sex civil unions in 2019 interview footage

Vatican City, Oct 23, 2020 / 08:50 am (CNA).-  

A Mexican broadcaster said Thursday that the Vatican held back footage from a 2019 interview that it conducted with Pope Francis, in which the pope called for the passage of civil union laws for same-sex couples. That footage appears in a documentary on Pope Francis released this week, but the Vatican has not yet explained the situation.

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WELCOME HOME!

We are excited that you are considering joining our Faith Family.  Whether you are Catholic or thinking of becoming Catholic, you are welcome here!

Office Hours

The Parish Office will continue to be closed. To contact the staff, please call (734) 671-5101 or email the staff member directly.

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