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Open Book: new video series unpacks Scripture

Questions about the Bible? Grandin Media launches a new video series to...

Bishops denounce new federal restrictions on summer job grants

Canada Summer Jobs restrictions an “obvious and regrettable infringement...

Lacombe parishioners prepare to celebrate their new home

The people of St. Stephen's Parish in Lacombe will celebrate a historic...

Asking for a friend: Do we have to go to Mass twice on Christmas Eve?

Catholics have obligation to attend both Sunday Mass and Christmas Day...

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St. Thomas More, Edmonton (map)

CSS Mass of Thanksgiving

Catholic Social Services invites you to a thanksgiving celebration as we conclude our fall Sign of Hope appeal. Archbishop Richard Smith will lead us in mass on this special occasion with a reception to follow. 

Join us at St. Thomas More Parish, 210 Haddow Close, Edmonton at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 25. 

RSVP at 780-432-1137.

Banff, Alberta (map)
Young Adult Winter Retreat 2018 Open to all young adults 18+ When? January 26-28, 2018 Where? Banff, Alberta How? Bus and hotel included  Why? Get to know each other, socialize, have fun, build community and your spirit  Visit for more details and to register, or email Szymon Bamburak. Starting at only $100 per person. Space is limited!
Assumption Roman Catholic Parish, 9040-95 Avenue, (map)
Do you find you are forgetting more and more? Do you know the difference between normal forgetting, age-related memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer's? We invite you to the Pastoral Care Speaker Series on Saturday, January 27, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Assumption Parish Hall, 9034 - 95 Avenue. Speaker Patricia Gartner will address those differences, the different stages of dementia, communicating with someone who has dementia, and the needs of the caregiver. A light lunch wil...
St. Joseph's Basilica, 10044 - 113 Street, Edm (map)
Sancti Youth Evening Do you have a desire to grow in holiness? If you are a university student or young professional, join us for an evening of Sancti (Latin for “Be Holy!”) in the parish hall of St. Joseph Basilica — accessible via the Jasper Avenue entrance. Led by priests and other religious, Sancti serves as the sibling event to Adoremus (“Let us Adore!”) to provide you with formation in becoming a saint. Sancti happens once a month, at 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Satur...
Holy Cross Mausoleum (map)
Edmonton Catholic Cemeteries are happy to invite you to attend our Monthly Rosary Prayer Service as we pray with and for our loved ones to our Holy Mother.  Our Rosary Prayer is held on the first...
St. Joseph's Basilica, 10044 - 113 Street, Edm (map)

The Council of Consecrated Women invites everyone to join the Consecrated persons in the Archdiocese at a Eucharistic celebration on Friday, February 2, at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Basilica.

Bishop Gregory Bittman will be the celebrant as we join with our religious sisters and brothers in gratitude and joy.  A reception will follow in the O'Leary Hall downstairs.

Holy Trinity Parish, Spruce Grove (map)
Men of Integrity: Lead by Example This Catholic men’s conference will be held at Holy Trinity Parish, Spruce Grove, on Friday–Saturday, February 2–3. Keynote speakers include Sean and Matt Dalton with Special Guests including Rev. Miguel Irizar and Rev. Paul Moret. Register online at or by telephone at 780-961-3346.
Mount Carmel Spirituality Centre, 1225 Township Road 535, Parkland County, AB T7Y 0H5 (map)
As the winter encroaches upon us we should take care not to let the cold enter into our hearts. We invite you to join us at Mount Carmel Spirituality Centre for three separate days of Winter Recollections: “Finding hope in a hopeless world, ” Saturday, December 16, in preparation for Christmas “An unexamined life is not worth living,” Saturday, December 30, in preparation for the New Year, 2018 “Crucifying the flesh to the Cross of Christ,” Saturday, Febr...
Newman Theological College, 10012 - 84 Street (map)
Development and Peace invites you to their Lent Campaign Workshop 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Feb. 3 Guided by Catholic Social Teaching, we will learn about how our partners in the Global south use peace-building initiatives to transform their communities, and how we can do the same in Canada. Let us join Together for Peace! Light lunch (soup and buns) will be served. Newman Theological College, 10012 - 84 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6A 0B2 RSVP - Contact Sylvainne Perry | 780-462-2529&...
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