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Fr. Chris Maus
Fr. Chris Maus
(734) 981-1333, x12

What does a Pastor do?
At St. Thomas a'Becket, he:

  • Performs sacramental duties including: baptisms, weddings, anointing of the sick, reconciliation (listening to confession);
  • Presides over funerals and Masses;
  • Counsels people who have questions or doubts about Catholic doctrine;
  • Counsels individuals, couples or families;
  • Talks with engaged couples to prepare them for the Sacrament of Matrimony;
  • Oversees the staff of St. Thomas a'Becket to ensure the efficient and compassionate administration of Church policies and programs;
  • Advises the Parish Pastoral Council and considers their input and recommendations.

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St. Thomas a'Becket Catholic Church | 555 S. Lilley Road | Canton, MI 48188 | (734) 981-1333 |