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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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 one, final time until March 13, 2021; Catholics are urged to continue keeping holy the Lord's Day. While the general dispensation is removed, there are specific instances where the dispensation will continue, as well as those circumstances where there is no obligation in the first place. For more information, click 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

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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.

What changes may be coming to the College of Cardinals in 2021?

Vatican City, Feb 25, 2021 / 06:37 pm (CNA).- When Cardinal Gabriel Zubeir Wako turns 80 on Feb. 27, the cardinals eligible to vote in a conclave will drop to 127, seven more than the limit of 120 set by Paul VI and confirmed by John Paul II.

In 2021, five more cardinals will turn 80, and thus age out of voting in the conclave: Cardinals Wilfrid Fox Napier, George Pell, Maurice Piat, Beniamino Stella, and Angelo Scola.

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Who might be Cardinal Sarah's successor?

Vatican City, Feb 25, 2021 / 04:44 pm (CNA).- After Robert Cardinal Sarah's retirement as Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of Sacraments, the big question around the Vatican is who will take his place.

Informed sources say that Pope Francis would be looking at three possible options.

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Vatican abuse trial: Witnesses say allegations about youth seminary were ignored

Vatican City, Feb 25, 2021 / 08:00 am (CNA).- Witnesses at the fifth hearing in a trial for alleged abuse and cover-up at a Vatican youth seminary testified on Wednesday to an unhealthy culture of ridicule and abuse of power.

The witnesses also alleged that reports of sexual abuse were ignored or dismissed by authority figures, including the cardinal in charge of St. Peter’s Basilica. 

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