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

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“Why do we Have Miracles?” – Talk by Fr. Jerome

October 19, 2016

In this 40-minute talk given at the Eucharistic Miracles exhibit at St. Michael’s, Fr. Jerome describes the “ripples” that emanate from miracles – how they manifest Christ’s love and power to believers and to the whole world. In particular, he explains the Eucharistic Miracle of Orvieto and its lasting significance. “Why do we Have Miracles?”_ … Read More ›


“Finding Beauty in Suffering” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

The gravest threat to faith and the leading cause of atheism throughout the history of humanity is what some have termed “the problem of evil.” Why is there suffering in a world created by an all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful God? Why do the innocent suffer at all? These are hard questions to which there are no… Read More ›


“Working Supernaturally” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

From the beginning of humanity, it has been our duty but also our privilege to work. Rare is the life on this planet that does not demand some degree of work, and for the vast majority, back breaking work! Do we consider what supernatural value our may have in aiding us towards eternal life? What… Read More ›


“Heart of Motherhood” – Talk by Fr. Jerome

In this, the final presentation on Mary, Fr. Jerome draws us to contemplate the privilege we have in being the children of Mary. Our Blessed Mother desires nothing more than holding us closely to her heart and leading us home to Heaven. May her intercessions keep alive in each of us the heart of a… Read More ›


“Come to Know Your Mother” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

Fr. Cristino leads us into discovering the love of our Blessed Mother’s heart for each and everyone of her children – a love that we are invited to experience by means of being in relationship with her. Marian Talk 3 – “Come to Know Your Mother” – Fr. Cristino from Fr. Jerome Lavigne on Vimeo.


“A Biblical Walk with Mary” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

Fr. Nathan walks us through the in-breaking of revelation throughout history as it was penned by those inspired and guided by the Holy Spirit to prepare the way for she who was to bring into this world the Word made flesh.   Marian Talk 2 – “A Biblical Walk with Mary” – Fr. Nathan from Fr…. Read More ›


“Thy Will: Let it be Done Unto Me” – Talk by Fr. Jonathan

Over the next few weeks, we will be presenting four talks on the wonders of Our Blessed Mother. Fr. Jonathan Gibson begins our journey into the Heart of Our Lady by highlighting how it all began with her disposition of being – open to the Holy Spirit.   Marian Talk 1 – “Thy Will: Let… Read More ›


“When Peter Speaks: Loving, Obeying & Interpreting the Pope” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

It seems nearly every other day, Pope Francis is giving an off-the-cuff interview to some media outlet or group, paying him a visit in Rome. It has led to varying reactions: of delight among those in the press awaiting the next story to spin; and horror among even pope-loving prelates who ask, “What has he… Read More ›


“Lessons for High School Graduates from St. Edith Stein” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

In this talk for the 2016 graduating class of Father Lacombe High School in Calgary, Fr. Nathan offered 4 lessons for the students to consider based on the life and teachings of St. Edith Stein. The 4 lessons that were offered to the students were: 1) The challenge to strive for excellence, 2) The call to… Read More ›


“Our Vocations In The Lord” – Talk by Fr. Nathan

In this talk given to the Diocesan Retreat Team of the Diocese of Calgary, Fr. Nathan spoke on vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Fr. Nathan begins this talk with an explanation of the biblical development of the idea of vocation among God’s people. He then shares his own vocation story and offers some insights… Read More ›