Reliable resources to assist you in exploring the Catholic faith, and find the help you need.
Universal & Local Church
The Holy See
The supreme body of government of the Catholic Church, operating from Vatican City State.
The Archdiocese of Detroit
Sharing Christ in and Through the Church.
The Michigan Catholic
Subscribe to The Michigan Catholic, the biweekly newspaper of the Archdiocese of Detroit.
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
An assembly of the bishops of the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands who jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Christian faithful of the United States. The purpose of the Conference is to promote the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place.
Northwest Wayne Vicariate
Seeks to enhance communications and facilitate resources throughout the Catholic parishes and institutions within Northwest Wayne County.
Knights of Columbus Monaghan Council
A Catholic fraternal benefits organization located in Livonia, Michigan. The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic family fraternal service organization.
The Liturgy of the Hours
The Liturgy of the Hours is the prayer of the whole People of God. In it, Christ himself “continues his priestly work through his Church.”
Guided prayer in the tradition of St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits)
A Treasury of Prayers
The world's largest collection of Catholic prayers. Prayers are your tools to answering God's call.
Take Five for Faith
A simple and effective way to keep yourself inspired and informed each morning with well-crafted reflections and Scripture tie-ins that draw on the rich teachings and traditions of the Catholic Church.
Area Retreat Centers
Manressa Jesuit Retreat House
Bloomfield Hills, MI
St. Paul of the Cross Passionist Retreat Center
St. Mary's Retreat House
Strengthens our teens' Catholic identity, while rooting them firmly in Christ and in His Church.
The Vatican Today
Features on one website the latest news selected and aggregated from the Vatican media; it is an instrument of evangelization at the service of the papal ministry and is intended as a service for all.
Serves the global Catholic community, other Christians, other people of faith and all people of good will by providing "fact driven/faith informed" ™ news, views, and content over its integrated media network.
National Catholic Register
Seeks to provide a perspective on the news of the day as seen through the eyes of the Teaching Authority of the Church. Assists Catholics in engaging the culture with confidence in the saving and sanctifying Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Zenit: The World Seen From Rome
An international, non-profit news agency staffed by a team of professionals and volunteers who are convinced that the extraordinary wisdom of the Pontiff and the Catholic Church can nourish hope, and assist all of humanity to find truth, justice and beauty.
Young Adults (18-35)
Young Adult & Campus Ministry in the Archdiocese of Detroit
Theology on Tap
A great opportunity for young Catholic adults to meet in a comfortable setting - a restaurant or bar - to explore our faith and how it affects our lives.
Catholics on Call
Assists young adults to reflect on God’s call in their lives.
Tips for Keeping Your Faith Alive in College
Livonia Save Our Youth Coalition
We have a mission to educate and empower the community regarding the health and safety of our young people with a focus on alcohol and other drugs. The coalition includes parents, teens, educators, health care workers, law enforcement, the faith community, and substance abuse professionals. All interested community members are welcome to join us.
1st Way Life Center
1st Way pregnancy service centers are located throughout the United States where any girl or woman with an unplanned pregnancy may find help as near as her telephone. It is a person-to-person operation based on the belief that no problem is so great that it warrants destruction of innocent life.
Mary’s Mantle is a residential program rooted in the Catholic faith. The home is designed to accomodate four expectant mothers at a time who are at least eighteen years old, regardless of their religious affiliation. Mary’s Mantle is a safe haven where expectant mothers can fully realize their potential as children of a loving God.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
The mission of SAVE is to prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reduce stigma and serve as a resource to those touched by suicide.
The Jerome Lejeune Foundation USA
The mission of the Jérôme Lejeune Foundation USA is to provide research, care, and advocacy for people with genetic intellectual disabilities. This is achieved by conducting, promoting, and funding therapeutically oriented research; by assisting in the development of healthcare services; and by serving as an advocate in a spirit of respect for the dignity of all human persons.
Explore the Catholic Faith
The Holy Bible
The Catechism of the Catholic Church
Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church
Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church
The Documents of Vatican II
Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture
Word on Fire
Word on Fire Catholic Ministries exists to draw people into the body of Christ, which is the Church, and thereby give them access to all the gifts that Jesus wants his people to enjoy.
The central place of dialogue between Catholics and atheists. It's built around three things: reason, faith, and dialogue. You'll find articles, videos, and rich comment box discussion concerning life's Big Questions.
An online magazine for spiritual seekers.
Catholic Marriage Preparation
Catholic marriage preparation is a focused period of time in which the parish community assists the engaged couple to examine their readiness for lifelong marriage.
For Your Marriage
Numerous resources to help maintain and develop your marriage.
Natural Family Planning (NFP)
NFP is an umbrella term for certain methods used to achieve and avoid pregnancies. NFP reflects the dignity of the human person within the context of marriage and family life, promotes openness to life, and recognizes the value of the child. By respecting the love-giving and life-giving natures of marriage, NFP can enrich the bond between husband and wife.
Fathers for Good
Whether you are a seasoned dad, a new dad, a dad to be, or a single guy wanting to know more about fatherhood, this site is for you.
There is a role only a father can fill and gifts only a father can give. In a culture that often does not favor fatherhood or masculine virtue, this site highlights the unique contributions of men, husbands and fathers. The world would be lacking without them.
Wives are also welcomed who wish to support their husbands in becoming the best fathers they can be.