July 2014

17th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Note & Bulletin)

A Church which “goes forth” is a Church whose doors are open. Going out to others in order to reach the fringes of humanity does not mean rushing out aimlessly into the world. Often it is better simply to slow down, to put aside our eagerness in order to see and listen to others, to stop rushing from one thing to another and to remain with someone who has faltered along the way.

Prayer and Life Workshops

Once again, ‘Prayer and Life Workshops’ will be offered in our parish. This 15 week program runs Wednesday evenings from August 13 thru November 19 at 7pm. Sessions will include methods such as prayerful reading, integral reconciliation, and contemplative prayer.

16th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Note & Bulletin)

Please appreciate this brief excerpt from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation – Evangelii Gaudium – The Joy of the Gospel:


Mission Co-op

This weekend at all of our Sunday Masses, Brother Paul Desmarais S.J., Director of Kasisi Agriculture Training Center (KATC), will be visiting and informing us about his groundbreaking work with poor farmers in Zambia. The project has recently received an UNDP Award – the Equator Prize for Sustainable Land Management in Sub-Saharan Africa. Br.

Engaged Encounters: Sacrament of Marriage

Your prayers are requested for members of our Parish who are preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage. These engaged couples are meeting next weekend here in our church halls for the Weekend of Engaged Discovery. May this time be grace-filled for all those preparing for marriage and for the team couples helping to facilitate the weekend.

15th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Note & Bulletin)

Fr John is unavailable this week. Up at the camp, Poor Fr John got stuck in the woods, with no signal to call or e-mail us. Hope you enjoy this brief excerpt from Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exorhation – Evangelii Gaudium – The Joy of the Gospel:

Upcoming Events

Shepherds' Trust
2017 Nov 19 - 08:00
Social Outreach Mini Fair
2017 Nov 19 - 09:30
Eucharistic Ministers' Workshop
2017 Nov 26 - 09:30