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].

Prayer for the Intercession of St. Joseph

Mass Times

Public Mass is available:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & 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.

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

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.

Dispensation from Mass extended until Ash Wednesday, February 17, 2021; Catholics are urged to continue keeping holy the Lord's Day. Read the most the letter from the Archbishop here.

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

LED BY THE SPIRIT ON MISSION - Pastoral Note from Archbishop Vigneron

Detroit Catholic: How Familes of Parishes Will Support Priests, Keep Parish Identities Intact

May 31: Archbishop Vigneron's Letter

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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.
  • Click here at the scheduled time!

Public Masses have resumed on the following schedule:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & 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.

Pope Francis attends Vatican funeral of his personal physician

Vatican City, Jan 26, 2021 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis on Tuesday afternoon attended the Vatican funeral of his personal doctor, Fabrizio Soccorsi, who died earlier this month.

Soccorsi, 78, had been receiving treatment for cancer at Rome’s Gemelli Hospital. He died from complications related to the coronavirus Jan. 9.

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Are changes coming to the Vatican Dicastery for Communications?

Vatican City, Jan 25, 2021 / 07:56 pm (CNA).- Increasing rumors from multiple Vatican sources say the Vatican communications department might experience a shakeup shortly, and that Pope Francis might try a new redesign of the dicastery that handles Vatican media.

On Jan. 16, Paolo Ruffini, prefect of the Dicastery of Communications, held a private audience with Pope Francis. Although nothing transpired publicly from the meeting, the Italian newspaper La Verità and the political web portal Dagospia - a sort of Italian Drudge Report - reported that the pope was “unhappy” with the poor coverage the Vatican Dicastery for Communications gave to Pope Francis' latest slate of interviews.

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Vatican Secretary of State calls for synergy in fight against poverty and climate change

Vatican City, Jan 25, 2021 / 08:30 am (CNA).- The Vatican Secretary of State has called for a new model of development built on “the synergistic bond” between the fight against climate change and the struggle against poverty.

In a video message to the Climate Adaptation Summit taking place online Jan. 25-26, Cardinal Pietro Parolin said that climate change is “one of the principal challenges facing humanity in our day.”

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