Permanent Diaconate Yr 4 – June Update

Brothers and sisters in Christ, Well, the first phase of my journey is nearing its end. I’ve been writing these blog posts for 4 years. As I have said, they had a two-fold purpose. One was to keep you all informed as to what formation for the permanent diaconate entails. The other was a sort…

Permanent Diaconate Yr 4 – May Update

Brothers and sisters in Christ, I’m writing to you from the Queen City, Regina! It has been 13 years since I was last in this city…when I pulled in, I didn’t recognize anything. However, once I got downtown, the many hours I spent patroling the streets while I was training to become a member of…

Permanent Diaconate Yr 4 – January Update

Brothers and sisters in Christ, I hope everyone is staying warm on this chilly January day! I’m sure we have hit our quota of -30 degree days, so hopefully warmer weather will return! I was recently speaking with my brother candidate for the diaconate, Mitch, and he was working up in the north in -40…

Permanent Diaconate Yr 4 – November Update

Brothers and sisters in Christ, Greetings from Cold Lake! It is exciting to be able to write that vs greeting you from Edmonton. I’m currently on my “Reading Week” break. For some schools, this is a nice mid-term vacation. For others, it’s a week of studies and homework. Unfortunately I’m in the latter group, so…

Help Needed

St. Dominic is looking for volunteers to help with shoveling snow from the sidewalks this winter. Snow will be here shortly and we have only one volunteer to offered to help. Could you please consider helping with this ministry! Please call the parish office 780-639-3245 if you would be willing to help! Many hands might…