Parish Information

Mission Statement

St. Alphonsus Church is a  faith community dedicated to  the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As a family of believers, we WELCOME all people and nurture each other with love, worship, music, prayer, education and hospitality. We are dedicated to life-long growth in faith and service with those in our church, neighborhood and community-at-large. 

Parish Staff

Rev. Patrick Grile, C.Ss.R. Pastor 616-451-3043
Rev. Bernard Carlin, C.Ss.R. Associate Pastor 616-451-3043
Rev. Lamar Partin, C.Ss.R. Associate Pastor 616-451-3043
Rev. Thomas Danielsen, C.Ss.R. In Residence 616-451-3043
Rev. Robert Balser, C.Ss.R. In Residence 616-451-3043
Rev. William Wright, C.Ss.R. In Residence 616-451-3043
Bro. Andy Patin, C.Ss.R. Sick & Aging Minstry 616-913-4413
A.J. Fossel Social Concerns 616-913-4415
Sandy Kemp Secretary 616-451-3043
Robert Thiel Business Manager 616-913-4403
Gayle Pohl Director of Music and Liturgy 616-913-4408
Patrick Reagan Office of Faith Formation 616-459-5472
Margaret Vugteveen Faith Formation Secretary 616-459-5472
Scott Schumaker Maintenance Supervisor 616-451-3043

 

Parish Location

224 Carrier St. NE
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
Church is located between Lafayette & Plainfield
Carrier St. is the first street N. of Leonard St.
Map & Direction
Church building and Parish Center are handicapped accessible

Rectory
224 Carrier St. NE
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
616-451-3043 Fax: 616-458-5667

Office of Faith Formation
228 Carrier St. NE
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
616-459-5472