"Everyone who belongs to the Truth hears my voice…" (John 18:37)

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“Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful.” – Lk 6:36

Jubilee of Mercy

November 24, 2015

May the balm of mercy reach everyone, both believers and those far away, as a sign that the Kingdom of God is already present in our midst! – Pope Francis December 8, 2015, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, will mark the beginning of an important year in the life of the Church: the Extraordinary… Read More ›


Spiritual Direction: Training for the Soul

Have you ever wanted to get into better shape? Perhaps you’ve always dreamed of hiking the West Coast Trail or cycling the Icefields Parkway. Or maybe you just want to enjoy the improved health and psychological benefits that come with increased physical fitness. Even if you’re in reasonable shape, the bottom line is that the… Read More ›


Euthanasia and Physician Assisted Suicide – Panel with Bishop Henry

Every given day, time ticks away for each of us –  as it currently stands, come February 6, 2016 – Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide will be legal throughout our country. One of Canada’s eastern provinces gets a head start as the law comes into effect for Quebecers this December. Please watch the following presentations by Bishop… Read More ›


Memories and Roots: Why Grandparents are so important!

Today is the day we set aside to honour grandparents – to acknowledge the unique roles they play in all our lives. Because of them, our world is a kinder, more patient and loving place. Because of them, we are (literally!) here. But you don’t need to be a biological grandparent to be one in… Read More ›


“Forgetting ‘Stewardship’, Embracing Missionary-Discipleship” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

This talk was delivered as part of the plenary session during the Western Canadian Stewardship Conference hosted this year in the Diocese of Calgary. Following upon two interventions made by Fr. Kevin Tumback on the development of stewardship and Fr. Nathan Siray on the place of stewardship in the New Evangelization, Fr. Cristino offers practical… Read More ›


“Stewardship and the New Evangelization” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

This talk was originally given for a Stewardship Conference held in the Diocese of Calgary in June 2015. It explores the relationship between Stewardship and the call to the New Evangelization. Beginning with a brief reflection on how St. Peter and his successors are to be identified as the Chief Steward of the Kingdom of Jesus… Read More ›


“The ‘Volunteer’ Word and Stewardship” – Talk by Fr. Jerome

As Catholic Christians, we have a Divine Imperative on our hands: to willfully embrace the maturity of our souls nurtured by the Holy Eucharist over the passing years as we begin to see the world, and all peoples in it, through the eyes and the heart of a Grandfather – of a Grandmother… Discover the… Read More ›


“A Life Transfigured by the Eucharist” – Talk by Fr. Jerome

In this, the fifth and final talk in our Eucharistic Miracles, Fr. Jerome prophesies that a day comes for us all when following the unfolding of events at work in life, we will find our soul stranded upon the edge of a sea shore that stretches into eternity. On that day, we stand in the… Read More ›


“Mary and the Eucharist” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

Mary desires only to direct our gaze to Jesus Christ, it makes sense that she does not desire to be the focal point of our Eucharistic faith but instead disappear and point us to her Son. In this fourth talk on Eucharistic Miracles, Fr. Nathan opens our hearts and minds to the wonder of Our… Read More ›


“Why is the Holy Mass a Sacrifice?” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

In the years following the Second Vatican Council, some voices in the Church began to suggest that certain names for the Holy Mass needed to be abandoned, and at the top of the list was the venerable acclamation of the Most Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. In this third of a five part series on… Read More ›


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