Check this site, the bulletin (tab on left of screen) or watch for updates on our myParish App for opportunities to grow in and share our faith.  
If you are in need of a little inspiration or side track to help you get on track, check out some of the videos at this link.  Some are less than 2 minutes, but will help you get some perspective for this joyful season that is getting underway!
Holy Day ~ Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Friday, December 8
Mass at Noon and 7pm
On this day we celebrate that Mary was conceived without original sin.


Communal Penance Services in Our Area*:

Make more room for Jesus in your heart!

Thursday, Dec 14 at 7pm – St. Dominic Parish (St. Stephen’s Site)

Sunday, Dec 17 at 2:30pm – St. John Vianney

Tuesday, Dec 19 at 7pm – Christ the Good Shepherd

*Our area priests work together to plan these services.  The sites are rotated each penitential season.  We will host again in the future.  There will be several priests at each service to hear confessions.  There is a how to guide on our MyParish App (button that looks like a broken chain link, titled "Confession") and answers to many questions (like why do we confess to a priest) at this link

Christmas Masses
Dec 24 - 6pm and 9pm
Dec 25 - 10am

Pleas join us as we celebrate the birth of our Savior!

*This very special time of year brings many visitors to our parish.  If you're comfortable with our space, please, sign up to help by being a greeter.  This is a very important ministry and one that is fun because you get to talk to so many people.  It is helpful (and kind!) to visitors when we are able to greet everyone and point them in the right direction.  We are asking for more greeters than normal, because there are more people coming to worship with us than normal.  :) 

If you know you'll be here, and would like to minister in a different way, please, sign up or let Kathy know how you're willing to help.

Thank you in advance for stepping up and helping us make this a very special celebration!

Holy Day ~ Feast of the Solemnity of Mary 

Monday, January 1 (New Year's Day)

Mass at 10am 

This day is set aside to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary’s motherhood in the wake of the birth of the baby Jesus Christ.


Acts 2:1-4    When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.  Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting.  They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them.  All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Holy Spirit enabled them. 

WE'RE MOBILE!  Download Our Parish App!
Our Holy Spirit app is available to download for iPhone and Android smart phones. Stay connected with our parish throughout the week with instant notifications, an easy-to-access event calendar, and the ability to quickly reply to or share messages via Facebook or Twitter. Also enjoy a bunch of additional features like prayers, daily readings, helpful reminders to silence your phone before Mass or Confession, and much more.

Help foster a stronger parish life at Holy Spirit and better engage the New Evangelization.

Download our app today at or search your phone's app store for myparish.

There are many ways to be involved and help build the Kingdom throughout the week.  
Please check the bulletin or browse this site for ideas.   

here to view the obituaries of parishioners who have recently passed onto eternal life.

Recent Announcements

  • Evensong Thank You! EVENSONG was wonderful!  Thank you to everyone who put in time & energy to help make this event so very special!Thank you to all who attended.  We hope you enjoyed the evening and felt uplifted as you went forth to share the Good News! 
    Posted Sep 21, 2017, 2:05 PM by Christina Eisengruber
  • YOUTH RALLY 2017 for 6th-12th Graders YOUTH RALLY 2017 Livin’ Catholic: Pope Francis Style! Saturday, September 16, 2017 3:30-9:30pm @ Holy Spirit Parish   Pope Francis challenges us to be courageous in living out our faith every day of the week.  This can be hard, but so rewarding!  Sometimes it's obvious what to do or how to act, sometimes we just aren't sure.   If you're in 6th-12th grade please sign up to join other teens from our area to explore how to live Catholic - Pope Francis style.   This event will be engaging & worth your ​time! Cost $20; scholarships are available Registration pack is on the Youth Ministry bulletin board and online at, scroll to the ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2017, 2:46 PM by Christina Eisengruber
  • VBS for Pre-school-6th Grade GALACTIC STARVEYORSTOTALLY CATHOLIC VACATION BIBLE SCHOOLJULY 10-14, 20179am-Noon*Area Catholic churches are working together for the 4th year to provide an outstanding week of fellowship, fun, and faith for our young church.*VBS site rotates each year.  This year it will be held at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish (St. Helen site, 2445 N Charles St, Saginaw, MI 48602)*Registration forms are available in the back of church or by contacting Debbie
    Posted Jun 3, 2017, 4:44 AM by Christina Eisengruber
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