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Dying Healed workshop in Biggar

Sat, 02/29/2020 - 10:00
Dying Healed workshop at St. Gabriel Parish, Biggar – This workshop provides comprehensive education on palliative care/end of life issues and preliminary training for palliative and hospice care volunteers. The Dying Healed material is inspiring and practical for all those wishing to provide compassion and support to those in need, particularly at end of life. Date– Saturday Feb 29, 2020 Time- 10:00 am-4:30 pm Location – “St. Gabriel’s Katimavik” air conditioning business location next to the church, 111-7th Avenue West, Biggar, SK Registration: Sherry McNicholls or Fr Ed Gibney 306-948-3330 or st.gabs@sasktel.net Cost: $15 includes workbook.  Lunch and refreshments will be provided. (Free will offering for lunch.)  

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Chant the Divine Office

Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:30

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to chant the Divine Office will be offered at 9:30 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon. (Note: This follows a Learn Divine Office session held at 9:00 a.m. every Saturday). All are welcome, booklets will be provided, arrive at side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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Learn the Divine Office

Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:00

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to learn the Divine Office will be offered at 9:00 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon, followed by actually praying Divine Office Morning Prayer (in Gregorian Chant) at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome, booklets will be provided; please arrive at the side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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Introduction to Centring Prayer

Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:00

An Introduction to Centring Prayer, led by Fr. Kevin McGee and Marge Copeland will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 29 at St. Augustine Parish, 602 Boychuk Drive, Saskatoon .

Cost is $50, to be paid on arrival. Refreshments and a soup lunch are provided.

Three follow-up sessions, building on the introduction will be held from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays, March 7, March 14 and March 21. Coffee will be provided.

Centring Prayer is a Christian practice that emerges out of the Christian contemplative tradition. It is rooted in the Word of God in Scripture and the indwelling Trinity. Its focus is to deepen a relationship with Jesus Christ and to wake up to the contemplative dimension of the Gospel.

Please contact St. Augustine Parish office at (306) 373-3453 by Monday, Feb. 24 to register.

(If you reach the answering machine, please leave your name and telephone number, stating that you would like to register for the Introduction to Centering Prayer so we can add you to the list of attendees.)

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Lent 20/20 Conference opens in Bruno, SK

Fri, 02/28/2020 - 00:00

Lent 20/20: “Seeing the Seven Sacraments through the Lenses of the Old Testament Feasts” – St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission in Bruno, SK presents this year’s annual Lenten Conference Feb. 28-March 1, with speaker Dr. Scott Powell, theologian and “Word on the Hill” podcast co-host. Conference registration: $100; weekend meals buffet style, add $45; on-site accommodations for two nights, add $60,  or get the complete conference package for $200. For more information and registration see: St-T.ca/Events or call (306) 369-2555.

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Reign of Christ the King Apostolate – weekly prayer

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 21:00

* REIGN OF CHRIST THE KING APOSTOLATE –

On January 25, 2018, on the blessed Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate was established by Fr. Richmond Diala at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral.  Since August 2019, Fr. Paul Oshin has led the group.

As Christ’s faithful, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate responds to the New Evangelization in three ways:

1)  Prayer

2)  Practice of our faith

3)  Proclamation of the faith according to the teachings of the Catholic Church

Reign of Christ the King Apostolate gathers for prayer every Thursday night at 9:00 pm at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Cres. East, Saskatoon.  Are you available to respond to Jesus’ invitation?  Come join us! May the Reign of Christ in our hearts make us good ambassadors for Christ.  Jesus, meek and humble of heart, make our hearts like yours.

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Ash Wednesday – celebration times in Saskatoon parishes

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 00:00

Below is a list of Ash Wednesday celebrations at a number of parishes within the city of Saskatoon on Feb. 26, 2020, listed both alphabetically by parish name, and chronologically by time of service.

For information about other parishes, including those outside the City of Saskatoon, please contact the parish.  CLICK HERE FOR PARISH LISTINGS

Ash Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 Alphabetical by name of city parish:

 

Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road

  • 10:30 a.m. (with St. Joseph High School)
  • 12:15 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

Holy Spirit, 114 Kingsmere Place

  • 8:30 a.m.
  • 10:30 a.m. (with schools)
  • 1:30 p.m. (with schools)
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

Our Lady of Czestochowa, 301 Avenue Y South

  • 7:30 a.m. (Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite – in Latin)
  • 7:00 p.m. (in Polish)

 

Our Lady of Guadalupe, 426 Avenue J South (office)

  • 7:00 p.m. (Held in the upper level of St. Mary Parish Hall, 20th Street West and Avenue O South)

 

Our Lady of Lourdes, 1235 – 12th Street

  • 7:00 p.m. (Confessions and Rosary 30 minutes before Mass)

 

St. Anne, 217 Lenore Drive

  • 12:15 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

St. Augustine, 602 Boychuk Drive

  • 8:00 a.m.
  • 7:00 p.m

 

St. Francis Xavier, 222 Willow Street (at Hilliard St and Melrose Ave)

  • 5:00 p.m.

 

St. John Bosco, 1202 Avenue O South

  • 7:00 p.m.

 

St. Mary, 211 Avenue O South

  • 9:00 a.m.
  • 7:15 p.m.

 

St. Michael the Archangel (joint celebration at St. Peter the Apostle)

  • 7:00 p.m. – Held at St. Peter the Apostle, 1121 Northumberland Avenue

 

St. Patrick, 3339 Centennial Drive

  • 10:00 a.m. (with school)
  • 1:00 p.m. (with school)
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Cres. East

  • 12:10 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

St. Peter the Apostle, 1121 Northumberland Avenue

  • 7:00 p.m. (joint celebration with Michael the Archangel Parish)

 

St. Philip Neri, 1902 Munroe Avenue

  • 10:15 a.m. (with St. Philip and St. Pope John Paull II schools)
  • 7:00 p.m.

 

Sts-Martyrs-Canadiens, 1007 Rue Windsor (la paroisse catholique francophone)

  • 7:00 p.m. (in French)

 

St. Thomas More College Chapel, 1437 College Drive

  • 11:30 a.m. – Mass with distribution of ashes
  • 4:30 p.m. – Liturgy of the Word and distribution of ashes 

 

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Sorted by time:

 

  • 7:30 a.m. – Our Lady of Czestochowa, 301 Avenue Y South (Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite – in Latin)
  • 8:00 a.m.- St. Augustine, 601 Boychuk, Saskatoon
  • 8:30 a.m. – Holy Spirit, 114 Kingsmere Place
  • 9:00 a.m. – St. Mary, 211 Avenue 0 South
  • 10:00 a.m. – St. Patrick, 3339 Centennial Drive (with school)
  • 10:15 p.m. – St. Philip Neri, 1902 Munroe Avenue (with two schools)
  • 10:30 a.m. – Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road (with St Joseph High School)
  • 10:30 a.m. – Holy Spirit, 114 Kingsmere Place (with schools)

 

  • 11:30 a.m. – St. Thomas More Chapel, 1437 College Drive (Mass with distribution of ashes)
  • 12:10 p.m. – St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Cresecent East
  • 12:15 p.m.- Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road
  • 12: 15 p.m. – St. Anne, 217 Lenore Drive
  • 1:00 p.m. – St. Patrick, 3339 Centennial Drive (with school)
  • 1:30 p.m. – Holy Spirit, 114 Kingsmere Place (with schools)

 

  • 4:30 p.m. – St. Thomas More Chapel, 1437 College Drive (Liturgy of the Word with distribution of ashes)
  • 5:00 p.m. – St. Francis Xavier, 222 Willow Street
  • 6:00 p.m. – Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, 300-8th Avenue South, Martensville, SK

 

  • 7:00 p.m. – Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road
  • 7:00 p.m. – Holy Spirit, 114 Kingsmere Place
  • 7:00 p.m. – Our Lady of Czestochowa, 301 Avenue Y South (Polish language)
  • 7:00 p.m. – Our Lady of Lourdes, 1235-12th Street East (Confessions and Rosary 30 minutes before)
  • 7:00 p.m. – Our Lady of Guadalupe, upper level of St. Mary Parish Hall, 20th Street West and Avenue 0 South
  • 7:00 p.m. – St. Anne, 217 Lenore Drive
  • 7:00 p.m. – St. John Bosco, 1202 Avenue O South
  • 7:00 p.m. – Sts-Martyrs-Canadiens, 1007 Rue Windsor (la paroisse catholique francophone)
  • 7:00 p.m. – St. Patrick, 3339 Centennial Drive
  • 7:00 p.m. – St. Peter the Apostle, 1121 Northumberland Avenue – (joint celebration with St. Michael)
  • 7:00 p.m. – St. Philip Neri, 1902 Munroe Avenue
  • 7:15 p.m. – St. Mary, 211 Avenue 0 South

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Eucharistic Adoration at Queen’s House

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 12:00

Eucharistic Adoration Feb. 24-25:  The regular monthly 24-hours of Eucharistic Adoration at Queen’s House will begin at noon on Monday, Feb. 24 and will conclude at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at Queen’s House of Retreat and Renewal, 601 Taylor St. West, Saskatoon. Come and spend time in prayer with Our Lord Jesus, present in the Blessed Sacrament.

For more information contact Sally at (306) 373-2621.

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Parish Nursing fundraising supper

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 17:30

A “Warm the Heart” fund-raising supper will be held at Smiley’s Buffet & Event Centre on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.  in support of local parish nursing ministries.  The program will include dinner, entertainment by DEBoyz, parish nursing stories, and a silent auction.  Tickets at $30 a person are available by calling (306) 222-5397 or (306) 221-7484.

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Chant the Divine Office

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 09:30

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to chant the Divine Office will be offered at 9:30 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon. (Note: This follows a Learn Divine Office session held at 9:00 a.m. every Saturday). All are welcome, booklets will be provided, arrive at side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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Learn the Divine Office

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 09:00

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to learn the Divine Office will be offered at 9:00 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon, followed by actually praying Divine Office Morning Prayer (in Gregorian Chant) at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome, booklets will be provided; please arrive at the side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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Reign of Christ the King Apostolate – weekly prayer

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 21:00

* REIGN OF CHRIST THE KING APOSTOLATE –

On January 25, 2018, on the blessed Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate was established by Fr. Richmond Diala at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral.  Since August 2019, Fr. Paul Oshin has led the group.

As Christ’s faithful, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate responds to the New Evangelization in three ways:

1)  Prayer

2)  Practice of our faith

3)  Proclamation of the faith according to the teachings of the Catholic Church

Reign of Christ the King Apostolate gathers for prayer every Thursday night at 9:00 pm at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Cres. East, Saskatoon.  Are you available to respond to Jesus’ invitation?  Come join us! May the Reign of Christ in our hearts make us good ambassadors for Christ.  Jesus, meek and humble of heart, make our hearts like yours.

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Priest Discernment Night

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 19:00

Priest Discernment Night will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday Feb. 20 at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, 1235 12th Street East, Saskatoon, beginning with Mass, followed by a talk, small group discussion, and prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.

Information: Fr. Daniel Yasinski at dyasinski@rcdos.ca (306) 834-2269; or Fr. Colin Roy at croy@rcdos.ca (306) 256-3218.

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“Real Care, Love and Compassion – The Alternative to Euthanasia” – presentation in P.A.

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 19:00

Real Care, Love and Compassion: The Alternative to Euthanasia – The Roman Catholic Diocese of Prince Albert presents Fr. Richard Leonard, SJ, speaking on this topic from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at St. Mary High School, 380 14 St W, Prince Albert, SK, S6V 3L5 (please use north door.)

Proceeds from a silver collection at the door will be donated to Rose Garden Hospice in Prince Albert.

For more information about this event 306-922-4747, Ext. 227.

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Division and Unity – presentation by Rev. Amanda Currie

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 13:00

The Scandal of Division and the Promise of Unity – A presentation by the Rev. Amanda Currie, Moderator of the 2019 General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon. Rooted in a reflection on Paul’s first letter to the Corinthian Church, and also drawing on her own experience, Amanda will talk about how love can enable Christians to transcend their differences and work together.

There is no cost for this event, however please register by calling the Prairie Centre for Ecumenism at (306) 653-1633 or e-mail programs@pcecumenism.ca

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Chant the Divine Office

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 09:30

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to chant the Divine Office will be offered at 9:30 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon. (Note: This follows a Learn Divine Office session held at 9:00 a.m. every Saturday). All are welcome, booklets will be provided, arrive at side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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Learn the Divine Office

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 09:00

“From ancient times the Church has had the custom of celebrating each day the Divine Office. In this way the Church fulfills the Lord’s precept to pray without ceasing, at once offering its praise to God the Father and interceding for the salvation of the world.”  — Office of the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship.

Every Saturday from September to June, an opportunity to learn the Divine Office will be offered at 9:00 a.m. at St. Paul Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon, followed by actually praying Divine Office Morning Prayer (in Gregorian Chant) at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome, booklets will be provided; please arrive at the side door facing 22nd Street. For more information, please contact Hudson at 306-220-7236.

 

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“Five Love Languages”

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 17:30

The Five Love Languages – A St. Valentine’s Day Workshop: Welcoming couples, friends and family members – come with a partner and enjoy this fun workshop on Friday, Feb. 14 with Sarah Donnelly at Queen’s House, 601 Taylor Street West, Saskatoon: 5:30 p.m. optional supper ($15/person, add $5 for wine with meal) and 6:30-9:00 p.m. workshop (workshop $25/person). Registration deadline: Feb. 10. Register: (306) 242-1916 or e-mail receptionist@queenshouse.org

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Reign of Christ the King Apostolate – weekly prayer

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 21:00

* REIGN OF CHRIST THE KING APOSTOLATE –

On January 25, 2018, on the blessed Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate was established by Fr. Richmond Diala at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral.  Since August 2019, Fr. Paul Oshin has led the group.

As Christ’s faithful, the Reign of Christ the King Apostolate responds to the New Evangelization in three ways:

1)  Prayer

2)  Practice of our faith

3)  Proclamation of the faith according to the teachings of the Catholic Church

Reign of Christ the King Apostolate gathers for prayer every Thursday night at 9:00 pm at St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Cres. East, Saskatoon.  Are you available to respond to Jesus’ invitation?  Come join us! May the Reign of Christ in our hearts make us good ambassadors for Christ.  Jesus, meek and humble of heart, make our hearts like yours.

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Historical perspective on the abuse crisis – STM event

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 19:00

 Historical perspective on the abuse crisis – Please join St. Thomas More College at 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Fr. O’Donnell Auditorium as renowned historian Dr. Massimo Faggioli, from Villanova University, presents ‘Paths toward reform: An historical perspective on the abuse crisis’. Reception to follow.  All are welcome!

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