Pastoral Scene

Landry: Where does prayer fit into our Rule of Life?
Monday, October 18, 2021

While a rule of life usually centers on the sort of spiritual disciplines I mentioned above, many of us live a sort of unwritten “rule of life” that has nothing to do with prayer. The question becomes where does prayer fit into this “rule of life” – if at all?

Just Five More Minutes with Mike Landry
Thursday, October 14, 2021

Watch the latest episode of Just Five More Minutes with Mike Landry here, so be sure to bookmark this page and visit back regularly!

By listening to Holy Spirit, synod can be process of healing, pope says
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

A synod calls on everyone to become experts in "the art of encounter" in a way that is uplifting and transformative, Pope Francis said, formally opening the process leading up to the assembly of the Synod of Bishops in 2023.

Pilgrims flock to beatified teen’s tomb in Assisi for feast day
Tuesday, October 12, 2021Thousands of pilgrims have flocked to the tomb of Blessed Carlo Acutis, the 15-year-old Italian teenager whose use of technology to spread devotion to the Eucharist prompted Pope Francis to hail him as a role model for young people today.
Rolheiser: Immigration – then and now
Monday, October 11, 2021

Globalization is inevitable because the earth is round, not endless. Sooner or later, we have no other option but to meet each other, accept each other, and find a way to share space and life with each other. Because the earth is round, its space and resources are limited, not endless.

Weekly Reader Responses to the Window
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Here are the latest responses from Window readers. This page is updated regularly.

Archbishop Lavoie: Together we heal, learning to be trauma-informed
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

"The feeling I have is that we are on the cusp of a huge learning curve, just beginning to wake up to the magnitude of the trauma inflicted upon generations of Indigenous by the colonial residential school system."

VIDEO: St. Michael’s parish in Leduc celebrates 125 years
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

St. Michael's parishioners and Fr. Matthewkutty Kunnel share their joy at the Leduc parish's 125th Anniversary.

VIDEO: Legion of Mary marks a century of ministry and outreach
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

In this video Bob Capinpin of St. Thomas More parish joyfully speaks on the 100th anniversary of the Legion of Mary, celebrated with a Holy Mass with Archbishop Richard Smith on September 25, 2021.

Rolheiser: Do we have guardian angels?
Monday, October 4, 2021

God’s presence is real – and we are never alone, without God’s love, guidance, and protection.