Upcoming Family of Parishes Events

Volunteer Opportunity

LUNCH AT CROSSROADS SOUP KITCHEN

JULY 21, 2024

Volunteers from Transfiguration Parish will be purchasing, cooking and serving lunch at Crossroads Soup Kitchen, 2424 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit, on Sunday, July 21, 2024. We expect about 450 guests.

We will need 16 to 18 volunteers for the morning shift (8:00 to 11:00) and 16 to 18 for the second shift (10:30am to 2:00pm).

The first shift will prepare the food and the service items and set up the dining room. The second shift will assemble and serve the meals and clean up the dining room and kitchen.

Our menu will consist of chili, two sandwiches, fruit, snack, and a beverage.

Sign-up sheets and directions to Crossroads will be in the gathering area at Transfiguration. Credit for service hours for students will be certified by the Crossroads staff.

If you have any questions, please call

Mike Dillon (248) 569-4304,

email mjdillon821@yahoo.com.

Gratefully,

Christian Service Committee

 

You Are Encouraged to Worship as a Family of Parishes and Attend

Our Family Sent on Mission

Special Saturday Mass 4 PM

July 27, 2024

at Divine Providence Lithuanian

25335 Nine Mile

(West of Telegraph) Southfield

Come to Mass and then spend some time getting to know members of our Family of Parishes.

 

 

 

You Are Invited to Attend This Event

Mark Your Calendars

Can’t Make It to Indianapolis for The National Eucharistic Congress?

You can be in harmony with the brothers and sisters  gathered there July 17-21 by joining in some gatherings at Transfiguration.

Three Wednesdays: July 17, 24, 31 – 7:00 PM

Presentations on

Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist

Led by Fr. Jeff Scheeler, OFM at Church of the Transfiguration

 

Can’t Make It to Indianapolis for The National Eucharistic Congress?

You can be in harmony with the brothers and sisters  gathered there July 17-21 by joining in some gatherings at Transfiguration.

Thursday, July 18, 7:00 PM

Watch/discuss the movie: Babette’s Feast

Friday, July 19, 7:00 PM

Faith Sharing: What the Eucharist means to me?

8:00 PM—Adoration/Benediction

Sunday, July 21, Morning to early afternoon

Putting the Eucharist into Action

Feeding the hungry

at Crossroads of Detroit, 2424 W Grand Blvd, Detroit

 

 

 

 

Click here to register your child/children for Vacation Bible School

 

Save the Dates

Can’t make it to Indianapolis for the National Eucharistic Congress?

You can be in harmony with the brothers and sister gathered there July 17-21
by joining in some gathering at Transfiguration, Southfield

Three Wednesdays, July 17, 24, 31 – 7:00 PM
Presentation on Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist

Led by Fr. Jeff Scheeler, OFM

Thursday, July 18, 7:00 PM
Watch the movie: Babette’s Feast


Friday, July 19, 7:00 PM

Faith Sharing: What the Eucharist means to me?

8:00 PM
Adoration/Benediction

Sunday, July 21, Morning to early afternoon
Putting the Eucharist into Action
Feeding the hungry
at Crossroads of Detroit
2424 W Grand Blvd, Detroit

 

July 2024 Family Sent on Mission Prayer Intention

Mission Statement Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish is a welcoming  and nurturing Catholic community building up the Body of Christ through prayer and service. United in Faith, Love and Service to others.

July Intention & Prayer of the Faithful—That we seek out ways to grow as a family of parishes and participate in joint efforts to serve the    mission and meet the needs of all.  We pray to the Lord...

Possible Action Steps:

  • Join and participate in social, educational and spiritual programs offered by each parish in the Family.

  • Join parish service groups, such as the OMOPH Men’s Organization serving all Parishes.

  • Take advantage of all parish volunteer and service opportunities

  • Read the bulletins, parish apps and web sites from each Family parish

  • Continue to support, join and donate to a cause that helps to serve needs i.e. St. Vincent De Paul, Franciscan Outreach, etc...

 

 

 

Upcoming Events Sponsored by our Men's Organization

YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS EVENT!!!

NEW DATE Summer Cookout - Saturday, July 20th

Following 4:30 Mass -7:00 pm                    

Gathering Space Oak Park/ outside

Cost: $7.00, choice of 1 meat

(additional meat can be purchased)

Menu includes a brat, a burger or a ¼ pound hot dog with a bun and condiments, watermelon, coleslaw, potato salad and other sides, dessert, and beverages.

Bring a chair and enjoy the company outside!

 

 

 

Welcome to Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish

Welcome to

Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish

At Our Mother of Perpetual Help we are dedicated to moving forward into our future with compassion, generosity and an openness of spirit.  We believe that the nurturing of the community around the Eucharistic Table is extended through gatherings which further strengthen and support us.  We foster this faithfully through the power of the Holy Spirit and the gifts and talents of our members.  We continue to walk our journey together with the Lord, our future secure in the knowledge that we have common goals in God's ever-present love. Father Paul Chateau is our Pastor and leads our parish. 

Our Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil Mass

4:30 pm in Oak Park

Sunday Mass

9:00 am in Oak Park

11:00 am in Ferndale

Tuesday and Thursday Weekday Masses

Tuesdays - 9:00 am in Ferndale

Thursdays - 9:00 am in Oak Park

(First Thursday of the month the Mass will be at 7pm)

Click here to donate online

Contributions can be mailed in to the parish office at 13500 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, MI  48237 or made securely online by clicking the link above or via our parish mobile app. Please know that we especially appreciate your support of Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish during this time.

 

Our Mission Statement

Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish is a welcoming and nurturing Catholic community building up the Body of Christ through prayer and service.

Our Vision Statement

Our vision is to be an extraordinary spiritual gathering place where people of all backgrounds and ages are welcome to question and learn, pray, worship, and serve.  In community through prayer and worship we hope to continue to grow together in our understanding and appreciation of God’s love.  We strive to change and improve our lives and the lives of others.

Download the Parish Mobile App

If you have not downloaded the parish mobile app please do so. For android products go to the Google Play Store WeConnect Parish App on your phone.  For apple products go to the Apple Store WeConnect Parish App on your phone. Or use the QR Code below.

Search for Our Mother of Perpetual Help. Remember to subscribe to the notifications you want to receive. 

QR Code for WeConnect Parish Mobile App

 

Staff

Office Hours

Parish Office Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10am-2pm
PARISH PHONE: 248-545-2310
PARISH FAX: 248-545-2312
PARISH EMAIL: omophparish@gmail.com

Parish Office

The Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish Office is located at our Oak Park Worship Location

Our Lady of Fatima

13500 Oak Park Blvd. (on the northeast corner of Oak Park Blvd. and Coolidge Hwy.)

Oak Park, Michigan  48237

Directions to Oak Park Worship Location

Directions to Ferndale Worship Location

Saint of the Day

In The Words of Pope Francis

“If you want to destroy institutions or people, you start by speaking ill of them … watch out for slanderous communication.”