GET TO KNOW FR. SOLANUS Father Solanus Casey spoke in a soft and quiet voice to all who came to him for help. And he prayed. Some say his prayers cured illness.  All say his serenity and counsel gave them peace.   He was born into a family with simple faith. He maintained that simple [...]

Saint of the Day April 24th

St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen     Lived: (1577-1622) | Feast Day: Sunday, April 24, 2016 If a poor man needed some clothing, Fidelis would often give the man the clothes right off his back. Complete generosity to others characterized this saint's life. Born in 1577, Mark Rey (Fidelis was his religious name) became a lawyer [...]

Saint of the Day Thursday, November 5, 2015

Venerable Solanus Casey Lived: (1870-1957) | Feast Day: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 Barney Casey became one of Detroit’s best-known priests even though he was not allowed to preach formally or to hear confessions! Barney came from a large family in Oak Grove, Wisconsin. At the age of 21, and after he had worked as a [...]