The month of February is dedicated to the Holy Family. Read more here.
On Wednesdays, the Rosary is prayed at 5:45; Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help prayers begin at 6:15 p.m.; Mass follows at approximately 6:45 p.m.
Heart of Jesus Holy Hour
Come for the Rosary, Mass, Adoration and reflections Friday evening. Event starts at 6:15 p.m. (Note: Incense is used.)
Children’s Scriptural Rosary On the 2nd Friday of the month at 6:15 p.m., the Legion of Mary will lead prayers in honour of the Infant Jesus of Prague, followed by the Sacrifice of the Holy Mass (approx. 6:40 p.m.). The children and youth of the parish will lead the Scriptural Rosary at 7:15 p.m.; evening includes Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction by Fr. Jerome.
Fr. Poul and Fr. Jerome’s Daily Bible Reading has commenced. Check our website, bulletin, or Facebook page for the schedule if you have not received an email.
The challenge will be to invite two others to join you on this spiritual adventure; they in turn invite two others, and so on. No need to meet in groups or any church groups; you complete the readings by yourself. Important note: Ensure you are using the Catholic Edition of the Holy Bible which will contain all the books required for this challenge.
Around the Community
Evening Eucharistic Adoration
St. Bonaventure (1600 Acadia Dr. SE, Calgary)
Monday: 9:30 am – Midnight
Tuesday: 7 am – Midnight
Wednesday: 7 am – Thursday, Midnight
Friday: 9:30 am – Midnight
St. Anthony’s Church (5340 4 St SW, Calgary) – Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration takes place in the Chapel. Note: a door code is required to enter the Chapel between 10 pm to 6 am. To get the door code, call Marta at the Parish Office 403-252-1137 ext. 221 | email@example.com
St. Luke’s Church (1566 Northmount Dr NW, Calgary)
Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 10 pm
First Sundays 8:30 pm to 8 am Monday
Vocations Retreat for Young Women
The Assembly of Women Religious are having a vocations retreat for single women (ages 16–35) on Saturday, March 7 at Our Lady of Assumption Parish. Contact Sr. Terry Smith at 403-228-3623 | firstname.lastname@example.org to register or visit the Calgary Vocations Retreat Facebook Page for more information. Members of various religious communities from the Calgary diocese will be in attendance.
Join friends, family and the Catholic Community for the 20th annual Bishop’s Dinner on Friday, May 8. Funds raised will support the St. Francis Xavier Chaplaincy Program and the continued formation of young adults throughout our diocese.
Christian Young Professionals (20’s to 40’s) Silent Retreat
This Silent Retreat for Christian Young Professionals, is an opportunity to unplug and disconnect from our busy lives, and experience the beauty in resting in silence, as we engage in personal reflection, prayer and meditation. The weekend will also include reflective talks and short supports to guide you in your silent reflection/prayer/meditation time When: May 1 to 3, 2020 Where: Mount St. Francis Retreat Center (41160 Retreat Road, Cochrane AB)