This weekend will be our annual Mass in the Grass and Parish Picnic!
We hope to see you this weekend for Mass on the Grass in the front yard of Saint Mary, Cause of Our Joy! Mass begins at noon with our parish picnic following directly after in our social hall! Our council will be grilling hot dogs and providing delicious watermelons!
The weather is expected to be warm – around 80 degrees! We hope to see you there!
KNIGHTS DONATE $185.7 MILLION TO CHARITY IN 2018
The K of C has announced that it gave $185.7 million to charity and donated 76.7 million hours of hands-on service in 2018. Contained in the annual fraternal survey, it demonstrates once again that charity is the first principle of the Knights of Columbus.
“Regardless of how or who the Knights serve, it’s the chance to help those who are unable to help themselves and to be of assistance to the sick or disabled that is at the heart of what being a Knight is all about,” said Knights of Columbus Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson.
The Knights’ charitable giving comes from three sources: direct fundraising, the funds raised by thousands of local Knights councils in their communities and from the Knights’ insurance operations.
We’d love you to join for Mass each week at St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy! Mass times are:
- Saturday: 4:30pm
- Sunday: 8:00am
- Sunday: 10:00am
- Sunday: Noon
- Monday: 8:30am
- Wednesday: Noon
- Thursday: 8:30am
- Friday at 8:30 am
We also have a great youth program and a religious education department! If you’re looking for a church that’s a welcoming and warm would love to have you join our parish family! And we are always looking for strong Catholic men to join the Knights of Columbus! We have a small parish council, but would love to welcome you to it! Contact us today!
Thank you to everyone who donated to the Knights of Columbus Ultrasound Initiative! We were able to buy two new ultrasound machines in Michigan and women like Talya choose life because of it!
Stop by after Mass and sign our petitions to end dismemberment abortion in Michigan! We are having great success so far! — at St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy.
End Dismemberment Abortion in Michigan
We will be after EVERY Mass on Saturday and Sunday with petitions. Almost every parish and KofC council in Michigan will be collecting signatures. All we have to do is collect 400,000 signatures and it will force this bill back to the Michigan House and Senate where they have already approved it. The governor will not be able to veto it. Together we can do this and end this barbaric practice.
St. Mary, Cause of Our Joy Catholic Church – Westland, MI
Saturday Mass at 4:30pm
Sunday Mass at 8:00am
Sunday Mass at 10:00am
Sunday Mass at Noon
We will also be conducting a membership drive. This is what we do as members of the Knights of Columbus. We defend life, from conception until natural death. We are 100% pro-life. Join us!
Thank you to Representative Kevin Coleman and Governor Gretchen Whitmer for this beautiful tribute to our council from the State of Michigan!