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Announcements

  • Gentlemen, please join us for the August Catholic Man Night, Monday August 15, 2022. We'll meet for Mass for the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at 5:30 PM at Saint Albert the Great University Parish in Houghton, and then reconvene at about 6:30 or 6:45 in the pavilion near the boat launch at Centennial Park on Pike Bay in Chassell. We get Catholic guys together a couple times each month for substantive discussion of all things manly and all things Catholic, along with some good times relaxing and hanging out. Hope to see you there!

  • The St. Ann’s Parish Council has an open seat. Please submit nominations to Todd Mayo or any current council member by August 14, 2022. Once nominations have been received, the council will contact the nominees to determine willingness to serve and then there will be a vote at Mass. This seat is for a three-year term.

  • The Milestone Wedding Mass will be St. Peter's Cathedral on Sunday, August 28, 2022, at 3:30 pm. If you would like to attend, contact the parish office.

  • On Sunday, September 4 th at 4:30 pm Priests from Kerala- India, serving in the Diocese of Marquette, are celebrating a Holy Mass in Eastern Syrian Catholic Rite at Resurrection Church, Hancock. Mass will be in Malayalam, and a short English commentary will be given. This mass will fulfill the Sunday obligation. After the Holy Mass there will be a dinner with Indian dishes. All are invited. If you plan to attend the dinner, please call the Resurrection church office at (906) 482-0215 before August 30 th. Flyers are posted in each parish with more information.

For Your Information

  • The One Bread, One Body booklets, which provide teachings on the daily eucharistic readings, are funded by our Legacy of Faith Grant. They are available in the entrances of each parish every two months. Please take your copy and enjoy these daily inspirational readings.

  • The Upper Hand Health and Community Resources website is a site built to connect people to resources that serve our community to improve health and well-being. UPresources.org provides a searchable digital database of local, regional, and state services and how to access them. You can also find general information about health insurance, mental health, 211, and accessing programs through the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).

  • There will be a Rosary for Life every Monday until September at 10:00 am in front of the St. Vincent de Paul Pantry to pray for life and world peace.

  • Raise Hope and Foster Dreams. When a family is struggling, they need to know they can rely on the generous help and support of others who will take of their kids while they get back on their feet. Become a foster parent. Call Jennifer Gransell at 906-290-1842 or emal her at gransellj1@michigan.gov.

  • The Life Outreach Center is looking for pregnant women who would be willing to have a free ultrasound for training purposes of our nurses. Dates are available for each month and the times will be arranged as the dates approach. For more information call 482-8681. A Big Thank You to all have supported us over the years, and God Bless!

  • Our SVdP Food Pantry is well stocked and open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1pm-3pm. If you know anyone in need of food, tell them to come see us. We do have a limited supply of baby formula and baby food to give as well. Some prayer cards, medals, rosary beads, pamphlets, etc. were donated if you're in need of some spiritual food. Stop in or call us at (906) 524-7001.

  • Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly sent a message that they need help transporting elderly friends to doctor appointments. They also have other ways you can help: make friendly phone calls, send friendship mail, deliver food bags. Please call 906-482-6944 if you can volunteer.

  • If you would like a hymnal memorial, please fill out one of the forms in the entrance of the church. You can put the form and your donation in an envelope and put it in the offering. We will put a gold sticker in the front of a hymnal with your memorial.

Diocesan Prayer Calendar

Please click below to download the 2022 Diocesan Prayer Calendar.

Prayer intentions are randomly assigned on days throughout the year.

Flocknote

Our Diocese has purchased an app called FLOCKNOTE. It's a way to communicate with our parishioners, through email or text. The app is associated with Bishop Barron's Word on Fire. The term Flocknote comes from shepherding our flock, for Christ.

Any questions, please call Karen at the Parish Office, 906-524-6424.

If you would like to join in this exciting way to communicate with Baraga County Catholic Community, there are two options:

  1. Text 'BCCC' to 84576. You will receive a text back with a link to click on to complete the process

  2. Fill out this form and click on 'Sign Me Up'