The Local Church
Assumption Parish:
Catholic Parishes in Midland County:
The Catholic Weekly Online:
      Authorized publication for the Diocese of Saginaw
Diocese of Saginaw:
      Implementation of the General Instruction of the Roman Missal in the Catholic Diocese of Saginaw
GIRM Informational Bulletins:
Michigan Catholic Conference:
Saint Brigid Parish:

Other Local Links
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Midland Community Links:
Downtown Midland:
Grace A Dow Memorial Library:
H.H. Dow High School:
Midland Chamber of Commerce:
Midland - City - Official Website:
Midland County:
Midland County Educational Service Agency:
Midland County Emergency Food Pantry Network:
Midland Daily News:
Midland High School:
Midland OnLine:
Midland Public Schools:
Virtual Tour of Midland:

The National Church
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops:

The Universal Church
Origins Online:
      (Catholic News Documentary Service, NCCB)
The Vatican:

Catholic Links Sites
Catholic Online Search Engine:
The Theology Library:
      One of the oldest and one of the best with over 8000 links!

Catholic Theology and Teaching:
American Catholic:
Beliefnet Catholic page:
Catechism of the Catholic Church:
Catholic Answers:
EWTN Document Library:
Once Catholic, for those returning to the Church:
Resources for Catholic Religious Educators: Theology:

Online Learning:
University of Dayton:

Basic Texts for the Order of the Mass:
Bishops' Committee on the Liturgy:
The Eucharist:
Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions (FDLC):
Order of St. Benedict, Collegeville, MN:
Resources for Catholic Religious Educators: Liturgy:

Catholic Social Teaching:
Catholic Social Justice:
Center of Concern:
Bread for the World:
Justice for Immigrants:
Pax Christi:
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops:

Catholic Sites for Family Faith Formation: (Sadlier):
Disciples NOW! for teens (St. Anthony):
Faith First for Families:
At Home with our Faith:
Open Wednesday:
Resources for Catholic Educators (and parents!):

Support for Gays and Lesbians and their families:
National Association of Diocesan Lesbian and Gay Ministries:
Courage, an apostolate of the Roman Catholic Church:
Fortunate Families, Catholic Families with Lesbian Daughters and Gay Sons:, fight hate and promote tolerance:

Daily Scriptures Readings:
The Catholic Calendar Page:
Daily Readings and Psalms:
Daily Reflection from St. John's Abbey:
Daily Reflections from Creighton University (Jesuit):
Daily Scripture from RCNet:
Our Daily Bread:
Pray as You Go, (downloadable MP3 files, wonderful meditations):
Sacred Space, daily prayer online:

Sunday Scripture Resources for Reflection and better understanding of the Sunday readings:
Creighton University Preparing for Sunday:
Preacher's Exchange:
Sanchez Archives:
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Word-Sunday, a lectionary resource for Catholics:

Bibles Online:
Bible Gateway (Protestant Bibles):
New American Bible:

Collections of Prayers: most are Catholic prayers, some are not...
Catholic Prayers:
Centering Prayer:
Creighton University Spirituality site:
Lord, Teach Us How to Pray:

Saints: Saints:
Catholic Online Saints:
The Theology Library: has a huge section on Saints.
U.S. Catholic's page on Saints:

Blessed Virgin Mary:
The Mary Page:
      (at University of Dayton, very comprehensive, has a good list of links)
Our Mother Mary:
Redemptoris Mater (Pope Jonh Paul II):
Understanding Catholic Devotion to Mary (Thomas Merton):

Other Sites:
American Catholic:
Catholic Relief Services:
Christian Classics Ethereal Library:
Free ministry to traveling Catholics:   
      For nationwide Mass times and locations: Call 1-800-Mass Times (1-800-627-7846) or
Peace Poles and the World Peace Prayer Society
       The Peace Pole Project:
       For kids: Peace Pals: