Celebrating 75 Years of Faith and Service

Regular Weekly Mass Schedule
Saturdays - 4:30 pm
Sundays - 9:00 am, 11:30 am, and 6:00 pm
Weekdays - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:15 am
Holy Days - 8:15 am, 12 noon, and 7:30 pm
Confession - Saturdays at 3:30 (3:00 during Advent and Lent)

John the Baptist saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world. He is the one of whom I said, 'A man is coming after me who ranks ahead of me because he existed before me.'" - Jn 1:29-30 Excerpts from the Lectionary for Mass ©2001, 1998, 1970 CCD

  This Week's Happenings!
Highlights for the week of January 15, 2017 –
For more news & details see the Bulletin

  Grateful Hearts Appeal
Thank you for supporting our Offertory Appeal.
You may respond by returning the envelope enclosed in our letter, or respond online.
Please click the link below
Grateful Hearts Appeal
Knights of Columbus Council 4064

Parish Wide Spelling Bee

All students in grades 5-8 are invited to participate in the Knights of Columbus Council 4064 Spelling Bee on Wednesday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. in Upper Zepf Hall. Interested students must pre-register by January 27, 2017 by calling Grand Knight Mike Godfrey at 248-624-2714.

All participants will need to print BOTH of the word lists by clicking below.

Spelling Bee list 1   Spelling Bee list 2

Coming to St. William


  42 Years of Bingo at St. William!
Come see why!

Every Friday starting at 6:30 pm in Zepf Hall
Doors open at 4:30 pm
Progressive Jackpot! Charity game tickets!
Hard cards and paper special games!

  Weekly Readings - Week of January 15, 2017  
  Sunday:   Is 49:3, 5-6 / Ps 40 / 1 Cor 1:1-3 / Jn 1:29-34  
  Monday:   Heb 5:1-10 / Ps 110 / Mk 2:18-22  
  Tuesday:   Heb 6:10-20 / Ps 111/ Mk 2:23-28  
  Wednesday:   Heb 7:1-3, 15-17 / Ps 110/ Mk 3:1-6  
  Thursday:   Heb 7:255--8:6 / Ps 40 / Mk 3:7-12  
  Friday:   Heb 8:6-13 / Ps 85 / Mk 3:13-19  
  Saturday :   Heb 9:2-3, 11-14 / Ps 47 / Mk 3:20-21  
  Next Sunday:   Is 8:23--9:3 / Ps 27 / 1 Cor 1:10-13, 17 / Mt 4:12-23 or 4:12-17  
Youth Ministry News!

For more information about Youth Ministry contact
Karen Trojniak, 248-624-1371, ext. 308
or ktrojniak@stwilliam.com

For an updated calendar of Youth Ministry events see the Bulletin.

Youth Mass Celebration
Contact Mrs. Karen Trojniak if you would like to participate in a liturgical ministry.

St. William Young Adult Group (SWYAG)
(ages 18-35)

Theology on Tap ... Around the D
Young adults from around the archdiocese gather for food, fellowship,
fantastic speakers, and faith on the 8th of each month.

If you would like to have your name added to the Young Adult email list,
contact Karen Trojniak or
call 248-624-1371 ext. 308

Donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society
help people within our parish boundaries

St. William School Alumni!
If you are a past student or graduate
of St. William School, please send your contact information to
alumni@stwilliam.com. More information is available on the school website
- http://www.stwilliam-school.com.

Pastoral Letter from Fr. Michael
Access a copy of Fr. Michael’s Pastoral Letter in “PDF” format
that can be opened using Adobe Reader.
From there it can be printed, or saved to a file,
and from there sent in snail mail or as an email attachment.

Legion of Mary
Meet after 8:15 a.m. Mass on Thursdays in the St. Paul Room
(Small Meeting Room).
Men or women, 18 or older, prayer, fellowship, and service, and evangelization.
Looking for new regular members as well as Auxiliary.

Natural Family Planning

Learn more. Attend classes. Schedules for natural Family Planning classes are
found at www.nfponline.org or contact nfp@aod.org, or 313-237-4679.