Information, Schedule & Directions

At the invitation of His Excellency, the Most Reverend Allen Vigneron, Archbishop of Detroit, the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest established St. Joseph Oratory in October 2016.  We invite you to visit and discover the new life of St. Joseph Oratory.

Upcoming Events

The Prepartory Novena to the Immaculate Conception, the principle patroness of the Institute of Christ the King, begins Wednesday, November 30, with themed homilies each day.  Please find the full schedule here.  Masses on December 8, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, are at 8 am (Low Mass) and 7 pm (Solemn High Mass), each followed by Consecration to the Immaculate Conception.

Sunday, December 4 is a Welcome Social in the hall following the 11 am High Mass.

Christmas Schedule: Solemn High Midnight Mass with 11:15 pm Choral Prelude and followed by Hot Chocolate Social, 9 am Low Mass and 11 am Solemn High Mass.

Please refer to the Bulletin page for additional upcoming events.

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Clergy & Staff

Rev. Canon Michael Stein, Rector

Rev. Jonathon Fehrenbacher, Deacon

Mr. Michael Semaan, Music Director

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Location & Contact

Address: 1828 Jay Street
Detroit, Michigan 48207
Email sjdetroit@institute-christ-king.org
Phone (313) 784-9152
Fax (313) 784-9176

Regular Schedule

Sundays 9:00 AM Low Mass, 11:00 AM High Mass, 6:00 PM Vespers & Benediction

Weekdays 8:00 AM  Low Mass except Wednesdays 

Wednesday 12:00 PM Low Mass & Perpetual Novena to St. Joseph

Friday 6:00 PM Holy Hour (7:00 PM High Mass on First Fridays)

Saturday 9:00 AM Low Mass & Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help


Confessions daily 30 minutes before Mass; Sundays 8-8:50 AM & 10-10:50 AM


The St. Joseph Oratory Registration Form may be downloaded here and returned to the parish office.


Order St. Joseph Cappella's CD Liturgical Year Latin Motets here to support our music program!