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April 28, 2021

Pruning for the Move to Families of Parishes

Families of Parishes

I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower. He takes away every branch in me that does not bear fruit, and every one that does he prunes so that it bears more fruit. You are already…

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April 23, 2021

FIRST FAMILY GATHERINGS BRING TOGETHER PARISHIONERS

Families of Parishes

Update provided by the Laity Education and Formation Team in the Department of Missionary Strategic Planning The goal of the Family Gatherings is to provide the lay faithful a better understanding of their role in a Family of Parishes. Several…

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March 9, 2021

You’re invited to meet your new Family of Parishes!

Families of Parishes

Join the upcoming series of (virtual) gatherings to encounter, grow, and witness with the community of your new Family, and discover your role in this transformation! Register now at www.familiesofparishes.org/gatherings/ Family Gathering #1, Encounter, will occur between the dates of March…

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March 1, 2021

Wave 1 Family Moderators Announced

Families of Parishes

Learn more about the Family of Parishes leadership model on the Frequently Ask Questions page. Reverend Mario Amore, appointed Moderator of the In Solidum team of priests who, with the other priests of the team, will lead the newly formed…

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February 10, 2021

Major 2021 Milestones for the Transition to Families of Parishes

Families of Parishes

Implementation of Families of Parishes activities for 2021 As parishes across the Archdiocese of Detroit prepare for the transition to Families of Parishes, we know that many of the faithful will have questions about when certain important events in the…

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February 9, 2021

Testimonies | Families of Parishes

Families of Parishes

To learn more about Families of Parishes, please visit our FAQ page.

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February 9, 2021

Learn about the role you play in our transition to Families of Parishes

Families of Parishes

Join us for this 2 hour online course to learn more about Families of Parishes and the ways you can play an important role in our missionary transformation. Living the Mission as a Lay Disciple: a Personal Journey of Encounter, Grow,…

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February 8, 2021

Q & A | Families of Parishes

Families of Parishes

To learn more about Families of Parishes, please visit our FAQ page.

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December 18, 2020

How Will Families of Parishes Work? (VIDEO)

Families of Parishes

 Beginning in July 2021 and continuing over the course of 2022, 216 parishes across the Archdiocese will come together to form 51 Families of Parishes. A Family of Parishes is a group of three or more parishes working together…

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December 17, 2020

Family Gatherings Coming Soon

Families of Parishes

Now that the Wave 1 Families of Parishes have been announced, it is important for the lay faithful to understand and appreciate the significance of their role in this transition. The Great Commission of Jesus Christ calls us all to…

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