With hammers and nails, ladders and levels, volunteers from five Catholic parishes in metropolitan Detroit came together August 15–22, 2015, to erect a new home for a family in need. Called Pope Francis House, the home, located on Buckingham Drive in Detroit’s MorningSide community, is part of Habitat for Humanity Detroit’s 2015 “Blitz Build.”

Volunteer builders gathered for prayer at the building site.

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