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Continue your journey with Christ!

Register now for an exciting new bible study on Luke: The Gospel of Mercy.

Come discover St. Luke’s unique insights into the heart of God. Paul Thigpen and Fr. Jeffrey Kirby will help us grow closer to God who is rich in mercy, the God whose mercy is “from generation to generation.” We invite you to join us even if you’ve never participated before. You’ll be glad you did! Even if you can’t attend all the sessions, you can join us remotely via Streaming Video. Register at the parish office 810-659-2501. We’ll meet Sundays for 18 weeks at 6-7:30 pm in the Media Center. The first session begins Sept. 10th. The new full-color study guide includes “Life Application” and “Living It Out” sections.

Register by Sept. 1st to get in on the group order for the study guide at $47 by calling the parish office at 810-659-2501.

To find out more about upcoming studies or other adult formation opportunities at St. Robert Parish, call the parish office at 810-659-2501.

We are always eager to welcome new extraordinary ministers to our ranks. If you are being called to serve the people of St. Robert Bellarmine in this beautiful and rewarding ministry, please call the parish office (810) 659-2501 and ask for Debbie Thiede, adult formation director, or contact Debbie online at debbiesthiede58@gmail.com

Links to Assist with Spiritual Growth & Family Faith Formation

Catholic Prayer–Liturgy of the Hours

Join your prayers with members of the Universal Church throughout the world by praying the Divine Office, otherwise called the Liturgy of the Hours. The prayers of the Divine Office fulfill Christ’s command to pray without ceasing, sanctifying every hour of every day of every year. Catholic laity are encouraged to join with the clergy and religious in this centuries old tradition.
www.universalis.com

Saint of the Day
Familiarize yourself with the lives and spirituality of great saints through the ages. This site also contains movie reviews, minute meditations and St. Anthony Messenger magazine online.
www.americancatholic.org/Features/SaintofDay

Resources For Family Faith Development
This wonderful website provides loads of spiritual and practical advice for the Catholic parent. Meditations for busy moms and dads, two-minute faith lessons for children, family prayers, book reviews, media watch information, suggestions on teaching kids right from wrong…these are just a few of the regular features you’ll find at this site.
www.homefaith.com

Resources For Fathers
“Fathers for Good” seeks to guide men in the great adventure of fatherhood and provide the resources, tools and encouragement they need to become the fathers they are meant to be. We offer expert advice and await your input on the journey to becoming authentic Fathers for Good.
www.fathersforgood.org

Resources for Marriage Enrichment
The Diocese of Lansing’s Department of Catholic Charities offers resources and programming to assist married couples of all ages.
www.YourMarriageMatters.com

The Vatican Website – The Holy See
Link to the official website of the Vatican for documents, statements, photographs of the Holy Father’s travels and more.
www.vatican.va

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Information, resources & publications are available for laity and clergy to review and download. The USCCB also has a bookstore at which publications and items can be purchased.
www.usccb.org

Diocese of Lansing
Grow in faith and stay abreast of events in the diocesan and the universal Church by logging onto the Diocese of Lansing website. You can also locate and contact churches around the diocese.
www.dioceseoflansing.org

FAITH Magazine
Our official diocesan magazine, FAITH Magazine, is a national award-winning publication with its own website and interactive links. For inspiration and faith enrichment, log on and check it out!
www.faithmag.com

Natural Family Planning
The Diocese of Lansing office of Natural Family Planning has information, resources and schedules so you can locate classes in your region or learn more about the Church-recommended method of family planning.
www.dioceseoflansing.org/natural_family_planning

Apologetics, Evangeliziation  & Faith Enrichment

Following is a list of websites designed to help you grow in your Catholic faith and share it with others–family, friends, neighbors and co-workers.

Catholic Answers
www.catholic.com

Catholic Pages
www.catholic-pages.com

New Advent
www.newadvent.org

The Catholic Information Network
www.cin.org

The Catechism of the Catholic Church
www.scborromeo.org/ccc

The Documents of Vatican II
www.rc.net/rchurch/vatican2/index.html

EWTN–Eternal Word Television Network
www.ewtn.com

Pro-Life Organizations

Priests For Life
www.priestsforlife.org

American Life League
www.all.org

Life Media
www.lifemedia.org

CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICES
Catholic news, commentary and articles from around the world.

Catholic Exchange
www.catholicexchange.com

Catholic Online
www.catholic.org

Catholic Information Center on the Internet
www.catholic.net

Other Catholic Resources

Catholic USA
www.catholicusa.com

Parish Directory
Parishes Online Search Engine helps you quickly find web sites and directory information on any parish or diocese in the United States. To conduct a search, supply information in one of the following fields: parish name, area code, city/state, zip code or diocese.
www.parishesonline.com

Still Feel Catholic? Not Sure Where To Go?

The following national website can provide anonymous support and answers to some of your questions. If you’d like to speak with one of our parish priests or the director of adult formation, please email us at dsthiede@strobertparish.net .

We would be happy to meet with you privately to address your personal concerns and questions.
www.OnceCatholic.org