Bishop David's Posts

Prayer for International Women’s Day

Women are a reflection of the glory of God. Today we honour the women of all times and all places. Women of courage. Women of hope. Women suffering. Women mourning. Women living fully. Women experience joy. Women delighting in life. Women know the interconnectedness...

Young Adult (Mar 15) and Teen Retreat (Mar 22-25)

Young Adult Lenten Pilgrimage March 15th Lenten Mission in Vermillion “A Call to Mercy” St. Mother Teresa in our World. Come out and learn about St. (Mother) Teresa of Calcutta, her amazing life and call to love the poorest of the poor! During the Lenten Fast, we have...

Resources for Great Lent

Great Lent is almost upon us. This year it begins on Mar 04 (Mar 11 Old Calendar). During this time we are encouraged to take forty days to prepare ourselves, and our families, so as to be spiritually ready, and worthy to celebrate and worship the Resurrection--April...

Social Mission Retreat

Beginning at 6:30 pm on Friday and ending at 6:30 pm on Saturday. We will focus on two themes: Our relationship as Ukrainian Catholics with the Indigenous community. We will learn about each other and spend time sharing and praying together. The concerns of the...

Sunday, February 24; Meatfare Sunday, Tone 7; The First and Second Finding of the Precious Head of the Holy, Glorious Prophet and Forerunner John the Baptist; Rank: All-Night Vigil

GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 – In Tone 7 Lead my soul forth from prison* that I may give thanks to Your name. Come, let us rejoice in the Lord, Who destroyed the power of death and enlightened the human race; and let us...

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

The annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will take place from January 18-25, 2019. An Ecumenical Prayer Service was be held at 7:00 pm, Sunday, January 20 at Saint John Bosco Roman Catholic Church (13503 – 40 Street, Edmonton), with the participation of Bishop...