Mass Times

Sunday and Holy Day Mass obligation restored

Beginning Pentecost weekend, May 22-23, 2021, Bishop Earl Boyea has restored the obligation of the faithful in the Diocese of Lansing to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation. You may read more about his decision and watch a video from Bishop Boyea by clicking here.

As of July 5, 2021, we have again updated our COVID-related policies at Christ the King. Click here for more information.

If you have questions about when to stay home from an event at Christ the King, please click here.

Mass & Confession Times

Below are times and information about sacraments celebrated at Christ the King.

Sunday Mass Schedule

Please click here to read the guidelines which we are observing for Mass and/or see the notes below. Sign-up in advance is no longer required for any Mass.

Saturday Vigil: 4:30 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am;  Livestream
Sunday: 11:00 am

Please note:

  • Starting Saturday, July 31, 2021, at the Saturday Vigil and Sunday Masses, a kneeler will be available at Fr. Ed’s Communion station (left side of the center aisle as you face the Altar) for those who wish to kneel to receive Communion, but have difficulty kneeling. Kneeling to receive Communion is allowed at any Communion station. The kneeler is simply to assist those who struggle to kneel.
  • Saturday 4:30 pm Vigil Mass:  Beginning Saturday, July 3, music will be restored at the 4:30 pm Mass and singing allowed, to the extent that you feel comfortable. Also, the Vigil Mass will be following the same seating arrangement as the Sunday 9 am and 11 am Masses described below.
  • Sunday 9:00 am and 11:00 am Masses:  Section 1, immediately adjacent to the statue of St. Joseph, will be reserved for those who prefer to mask and socially distance. The remainder of the main Worship Space will be general seating with no restrictions. Singing is allowed, to the extent that you feel comfortable.
  • The Sunday 1:00 pm Mass has been canceled for the remainder of the summer. Fr. Ed and the Liturgy Team are open to reevaluating the necessity of this Mass in the fall and winter, if circumstances require it.
  • There is no longer a time of Communion distribution immediately following Mass. If you are bringing Communion to the sick or homebound, please bring a pyx and contact a deacon immediately after Mass.
  • The 9:00 am Mass is livestreamed via our YouTube channel. Your attendance at this Mass constitutes your agreement to be included in the livestream.
  • To enhance the solemnity of some liturgies, incense is used. For a list of those liturgies, please click here for our Incense Use Calendar.

Daily Mass Schedule

Please click here to read the guidelines which we are observing for Mass.

Monday: 6:45 am (see below)
Tuesday: 12:00 noon
Wednesday: 7:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 noon
Friday: 5:30 pm

Please note:

  • There is no longer a time of Communion distribution immediately following Mass. If you are bringing Communion to the sick or homebound, please bring a pyx and contact a deacon immediately after Mass.
  • There will be no Saturday morning Mass at Christ the King until further notice.

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Confession schedule

Beginning Friday, July 30, 2021, Confessions will move back to the Confessional in the Worship Space. Confessions will only be available from behind the screen;  no face-to-face Confessions will be available. As before, the Confession line will begin in the last row of seats next to the Confessional.

If the priest hearing Confessions is also celebrating Mass, then Confessions will end 5 minutes before Mass begins.

Friday: 5:00-5:30 pm
Saturday: 9:40-11:00 am & 4:00-4:30 pm
Sunday: 8:30-9:00 am & 10:30-11:00 am

For those unable to attend Mass on-site

  1. We live-stream the 9 am Sunday Mass on our YouTube channel.
  2. There is no longer a time of Communion distribution immediately following Mass. If you are bringing Communion to the sick or homebound, please bring a pyx and contact a deacon immediately after Mass. Low gluten hosts are available; please contact Fr. Ed (pastor@ctkcc.net or 734-665-0609) if you can  receive only the Precious Blood.
  3. To download instructions for how to administer Holy Communion in the home, please click here.