The Mission of Immaculate Conception Parish and St. Louise Chapel is to build a faith Community that worships God and supports one another as a loving family that lives and teaches the message of Jesus Christ and that reflects through service the presence of the Holy Spirit as revealed in the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church.
1st Saturdays of the Month
December 3, 2016
at 5:30 pm
If a Healing Mass falls on a holiday and/or holiday weekend, Healing Mass will be the following Saturday.
Sacrament of the Sick
(for the seriously ill)
Blessing Relics of Saints
(St. Jude and St. Peregrine)
(Parish Prayer Teams)
Our Red Cross Blood Drive is Sunday December 11th at Bishop Kelley School from 9:00 am until 2:45 pm. To schedule an appointment, log onto redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: bishopkelley or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-27667)
Receive a pie courtesy of Dort Federal Credit Union if you donate blood.
“Please consider giving blood...the need is great and together we can save a life.”
12/08/16 4:07 pm
Focusing on the plight of refugees and migrants, in concert with Catholic bishops across the country, Archbishop Allen Vigneron will celebrate Mass at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9. The Mass is on the feast day of St. Juan Diego and in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe, both of whom hold special significance for immigrants, especially those from Mexico and Central America.
Prior to the service, there will be a rosary at 5:30 p.m., and traditional ethnic dancing in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe (similar to what can be seen in this video) at 6 p.m.Read More
12/07/16 6:40 pm
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is celebrated by Catholics throughout the world. "It is the dogma proclaimed in Christian Tradition and defined in 1854, that from the first moment of her conception, Mary--by the singular grace of God and by virtue of the merits of Jesus Christ--was preserved immune from original sin." U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
12/07/16 6:34 pm
Bishop Robert Fisher appointed regional moderator of the Northeast Region, effective January 25, 2017. Bishop Fisher will continue to serve as pastor of the National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica, Royal Oak, through June 30, 2017.Read More
12/06/16 7:00 am
The new film, “Arrival”, meditates on the possibility of humans communicating with a higher intelligence. Drawing upon this motif, Bishop Barron reflects on God’s distinctive manner of communication and the process by which we come to understand it.Read More
11/22/16 7:00 am
Referencing the mystical prayers of St. Catherine of Siena, Bishop Robert Barron reminds us that "thou" is meant to be a more familiar and intimate form of the second person pronoun, "you". So, it is with this affection we are to address our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. After all, the bishop explains, sharing a personal relationship with God is the awesome distinction of biblical religion and the real purpose of evangelization.Read More
11/15/16 7:00 am
I’m in the process of re-reading a spiritual classic from the Russian Orthodox tradition: The Way of a Pilgrim. This little text, whose author is unknown to us, concerns a man from mid-nineteenth century Russia who found himself deeply puzzled by St. Paul’s comment in first Thessalonians that we should “pray unceasingly.” How, he wondered, amidst all of the demands of life, is this even possible? How could the Apostle command something so patently absurd?Read More