2010 Clergy Conferences: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, October 1 (NOTE 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Providence Renewal Centre, Edmonton), and November 2 (Saint Basil the Great parish, Edmonton).
Bishop David’s annual Name Day Celebration Tea will take place Sunday, October 3, beginning at 3:00 pm, at Saint Josaphat Cathedral Hall (Verkhovyna). This year’s celebration is hosted by Protection of the Mother of God Parish, Edmonton.
2010 Presbyteral Council Meetings: 2:00 – 5:00 pm, Chancery Office: November 1. College of Consultors Meetings – in conjunction with Presbyeral Council meetings, or as otherwise convoked.
2010 Catholic Education Sunday will be celebrated on November 7 throughout the Province of Alberta. A message from the Alberta and Northwest Territories Catholic Bishops, entitled Embracing the Future: Catholic Schools as a Sign of Hope, is posted for your information and circulation among your parishioners.
The Eparchy of Edmonton is in the process of developing a 25-year Pastoral Plan, the details of which will be unveiled by Bishop David at two upcoming Bishop’s Annual Appeal fundraising events:
- Friday, November 12, Saint Stephen Parish, Calgary; and
- Wednesday, December 1, Chateau Louis Conference Centre, Edmonton.
For tickets and more information, contact the Chancery Office at www.edmontoneparchy.com or (780) 424-5496.
Posted is the 2010 Message for the National Day of Prayer for Aboriginal Peoples, held annually on December 12, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The message has been issued by the Canadian Catholic Aboriginal Council, with the approval of the CCCB Executive.
Pope Benedict XVI issued a message for the 26th World Youth Day, to be celebrated August 2011 in Madrid, Spain. The message is entitled Planted and built up in Jesus Christ, firm in the faith.
A copy of the Resolutions of the 2010 Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Catholic Church is posted. (Постанови Синоду Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви)
Progress Ukrainian Catholic News has a new website: www.progressnews.ca. All issues of Progress are available in PDF format.
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