Friday, November 16, 2007


Apologize to you all! I just simply forgotten how to get in eblogger but I am back!

Wow September and October flew by! Now it is Thanksgiving time!

Our youth group went to Columbus, Ohio for NCYC - National Catholic Youth Conference last weekend and we were with 20,000 teenagers from all over USA! We were with 25 other deaf teens from New York, Philadelphia, Kansas City, Youngstown, what a blast! WE had fun,
prayed, went to mass, made new friends! We plan to go again to Kansas City, 2009!

Thursday, August 2, 2007


Rome? Yep, we are planning a group pilgrimage to Rome, Italy next year, June 2008! Why Rome? It is a world deaf catholic celebration fest in Rome! ICDA, International Catholic Deaf Association (USA) and ICF, International Catholic Foundation (England) are planning a 2 day at the Vatican to show the Pope and the catholic world that deaf people are here and we need deaf ministry in our deaf churches. Two days are reserved on June 25-26, 2008. We get an audience with the Pope, and then on June 26th, celebrating mass with Archbishop Kelly of Liverpool, England.

If you wish to fly out of Detroit, you can! June 23- July 1, 2008. It is a 8 day trip and cost is at $2,487.00 including breakfast and dinner daily and airfare, and hotel. Not a bad deal! check it out at :

Again, any questions, contact Kate.

Religion Ed !

Hiya! Soon we will have Religion Education classes
for ages 6 to 14 yrs of age at St. John's Deaf Center for both deaf and hearing children.

First day of classes will be on September 23, 2007, Sunday
from 10 am to 11:45am and we will have Mass at 12 noon.

For Adults who want to become catholics can contact Kate and Kate can set it up.

Any questions, contact Kate at 586- 758-0710 tty or VP or FAX
relay at 800 649-3777

Friday, July 27, 2007

Deaf Masses

Hi! Our Church Schedule is at:

Our Lady of Loretto - 10 am sundays
(in school chapel)
on corner of 6 mile and Beech-Daly Rd, Redford, MI

St. John's Deaf Center - 12 noon sundays
8245 Fisher, Warren, MI 48089

SJDC Picnic Aug 18

Hi all! Welcome to the new Blog by St. John's Deaf Center and Our Lady of Loretto- West Detroit Deaf Catholic Community!

I am trying this out and see if it works! First annoucement,

SJDC is hosting it's annual picnic on August 18th at James Nelson Park near Ryan and 15 mile rd. Come and Join us! It start at 10 am to 7:00pm. Lunch will be sold - $5.00 (in advance) $7.00 at door. Please bring your favorite dish to share!

All profits will go to our youth programs.

We are trying to send 4 deaf youths to Columbus, Ohio for a conference in November. It be cool if you came out and supported our annual picnic!

We will have lunch, card games, and yak yak all day long!

Any questions, email to Kate or VP at 586-758-0710. Chairman of this event is John Snook! Come and join the fun!