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Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Source: Grandin Media By Kyle Greenham It has been 20 years since the seeds of sisterhood were first planted in Emily Schietzsch. Reading through a book on the lives of the saints, 12-year-old Emily discovered a world of courageous martyrs, rigorous ascetics, and the...

Upcoming Fall 2019 Events

Upcoming Fall 2019 Events

Upcoming events taking place this fall across Alberta: Woven: A Retreat for Teen Girls (13-18) Sept 20-22, 2019 Girls aged 13-18 are invited to explore what it means to be a young woman living according to the Eastern Christian faith in the modern world. We will...

July 27; Holy Great Martyr and Healer Panteleimon

GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! Because of your spiritual inheritance you were named Panteleimon.* By lovingly caring for the souls of all men and...

Video: Ordination to the Diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy

Video: Ordination to the Diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy

The ordination to the diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy by Bishop David Motiuk took place, on the Feast of Saint Elias on Saturday, July 20th 2019, at Saint Elias Church in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. The video is provided by Sophia Radomska. Axios and Mnohaya Lita...

Profession of Final Vows: Sr Emily

Profession of Final Vows: Sr Emily

We are pleased to announce that Sr Emily will be professing her final vows.  BY THE GRACE OF GOD, in the presence of the delegate of the Superior General, Sister Christina Syrotynsky, Provincial Superior, and all the Faithful, the Servant of God SISTER EMILY...

Rosehill Cemetery offers first ‘green burials’ in Edmonton

Rosehill Cemetery offers first ‘green burials’ in Edmonton

Source: Edmonton Journal Author: L. HARRISON KELLY, POSTMEDIA CONTENT WORKS Almost every cemetery in Edmonton has grass. But only one of them is green. That would be Rosehill Cemetery, in the city’s southwest, which plans to open the first ‘green burial’ section in...

Clergy Retreat 2019

Clergy Retreat 2019

Annual Clergy Retreat – June 10-14 (Sanctum Retreat Centre, Caroline). Retreat Master Rev. Roman Dusanowskyj, Pastor, Descent of the Holy Spirit Parish, Sydney, Nova Scotia (Eparchy of Toronto). [gallery...

+Sr Aloysia Safranowicz, SSMI Falls Asleep in The Lord

+Sr Aloysia Safranowicz, SSMI Falls Asleep in The Lord

Sr. Aloysia Safranowicz ssmi passed away at the age of 106 years. The funeral will be held on Thursday, June 6 at 10:00 am at St. Joseph’s Home, Mundare. Please keep Sr. Aloysia and all of the Sisters in our prayers at this time.

Acolyte Camp: (August 5-10th, 2019)

Acolyte Camp: (August 5-10th, 2019)

All active Acolytes, and boys of the Eparchy of Edmonton (7 years and older) or those wishing to become active Acolytes are invited to attend at Camp St. Basil on Pigeon Lake. Acolytes (Altar Boys) serve an integral part in our churches and again are given an...

Bishop David’s Paschal Message 2019 (Eng/Ukr)

Bishop David’s Paschal Message 2019 (Eng/Ukr)

https://youtu.be/3j6msGHhe-k   The Resurrection and Return to the Father  Today, we celebrate the glorious feast of the Resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ.          Today, we sing a hymn of victory, for in our Lord’s Passover from death to life, Christ our...

The Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Catholic Church have designated April 7, 2019 – April 7, 2020  a Special Jubilee Year Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Passing into Eternal Life the Venerable Mother, Sister Josaphat Hordashewska

The Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Catholic Church have designated April 7, 2019 – April 7, 2020 a Special Jubilee Year Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Passing into Eternal Life the Venerable Mother, Sister Josaphat Hordashewska

The Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Catholic Church have designated April 7, 2019 - April 7, 2020 as a special Jubilee Year marking the 100th Anniversary of the passing into eternal life the Venerable Mother, Sister Josaphata Hordashewska, the co-foundress of the...

Women’s 24-Hour Retreat

Women’s 24-Hour Retreat

Seeking a time of spiritual renewal? Join a Women’s 24-hr Retreat at lovely Camp Oselia on Friday, May 3, 6:30 p.m until Saturday, May 4, 6:30 p.m. Register online or call Bernie at 780-424-5496. COST: Earlybird before April 1, $65. Regular. After April 1, $75, meals and snacks are included (Note: not supper Friday). A Shuttle to and from camp may be available at cost of $15. Indicate this on your registration.