HOW CHURCHES IN DETROIT BRING INDIVIDUALS AND COMMUNITIES TOGETHER

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Community is important to many people, and having a group of likeminded people who share your beliefs and interests can be very fulfilling. Whether you already hold a strong faith, or are just beginning your Christian journey, regularly attending church and getting involved with related activities can be a great way to integrate yourself further into a community.

Regular Worship

Going to church on a regular basis and attending worship strengthens individuals and communities. Learning about God, understanding bible passages and singing and praying as a group will help you to feel more connected to your Christian faith and to those who share your beliefs.Read more on this article. http://bit.ly/2oCThxS

THREE REASONS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS IN DETROIT

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The Catholic archdiocese of Detroit supports the celebration of the Traditional Latin Mass because it offers spiritual and community-building benefits. As the same mass that numerous saints and martyrs enjoyed in the past, it can produce significant spiritual growth effects.

There are good reasons why attending a Latin Mass will benefit the Christian lives of Catholic faithful. But what is the Traditional Latin Mass? Read more on this article. http://bit.ly/2oCZXw9

HISTORY, ARCHITECTURE, AND EVENTS IN OLD ST. MARY’S CHURCH IN DETROIT

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Also called the Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, or St. Mary’s, is the third oldest church in Detroit, Michigan. Located in 646 Monroe Street, the center of Greektown Historic District, it invites everyone to its daily masses and other Church activities.

Old St. Mary’s Church is a beautiful church with a long history of contributing to the development of an active Christian life. Read more on this article. http://bit.ly/2p9xmlh

 

CATHOLIC CHURCHES IN DETROIT: CELEBRATING CHRISTIANITY AND COMMUNITY

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The Archdiocese of Detroit, the administrative body that looks after the Roman Catholic churches, schools, and communities in southeast Michigan, encourages everyone to partake in the Christian sacraments and activities in the Catholic churches in Detroit, MI.

People who are not yet Catholics, but interested in knowing more about Christianity, are welcome. Through active involvement in these Catholic churches, a Christian community thrives in spreading the good news and living the Word of God.Read more on this article.http://bit.ly/2p9n8B7

LEARN THE MEANING AND GOALS OF TEN CHRISTIAN SACRAMENTS IN CHURCHES

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Catholic theology has determined seven sacraments for its Christian followers. Churches in Detroit, however, have a total of ten rites, which have different purposes and meanings.

Seven or Ten Christian Sacraments?

Catholic churches have seven sacraments, but a church in Detroit or other places may have a total of ten. The seven fundamental Christian rites are baptism, Eucharist, confirmation, confession, anointing of the sick, Holy Orders, and matrimony. A church in Detroit includes three more, specifically initiation of adults, funerals, and dedication of churches.Read more on this article.http://bit.ly/2oCPrVp

THE MAIN DIFFERENCES BETWEEN NOVUS ORDO AND TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS

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For the last forty years, most Catholics are already familiar with the Novus Ordo, also known as the New Order. This version is the successor of its more traditional method of worshipping. Simply known as the Latin Mass, Tridentine Latin Mass is a method that has been practiced since July 14, 1570. Pope St. Pius V through the apostolic constitution Quo Primum, any mass celebrated in Latin is coined as “Latin Mass”.

Language

One of the most obvious difference of the Novus Ordo and Latin Mass is the language used to celebrate the mass. The latter is celebrated in Latin while Novus Ordo uses the common language of the country where the mass is held. However, the missal that Pope Paul VI released was also in Latin and assumed that the Mass would continue to be in Latin.Read more on this article. http://bit.ly/2oiWiT4

OLD ST. MARY’S IN DETROIT: A STRUCTURE OF AESTHETICS AND SPIRITUALITY

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One of the most visited tourist attractions on any part of the globe are churches. Aside from their religious significance, these structures are a living testament of the history that once had been.

A church’s beauty is breathtaking and it cannot be denied. It is often the old churches that get visited by tourists from all over the world. The architectural designs and the statues are worth seeing both for those who are in for a religious crusade and those who are art enthusiasts.

Old St. Mary’s: Why It’s Worth Seeing

When you hear the Detroit, the first thing that comes to mind are the towering skyscrapers and high rise buildings but there is so much more to this state than these structures.

Situated right in the middle of high towers in Greektown Detroit, Old St. Mary’s stands tall and provides peaceful retreat for locals and tourists who are in need of quiet and tranquil atmosphere. Read more on this article. http://bit.ly/2oQLqyW