The Catholic Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan Welcomes You!

Deadline February 3, 2017

Hey teens!!

Have you signed up for the Sr. High ski trip to Jasper February 17 – 20?
We need 4 more registrations by the 3rd of February, and you can help us make it happen! Please share with friends, co-workers and on fb!
Many people may not be aware that the cost of the Sr. trip is $100 less than marked on the postcards and posters that were sent out. The cost is now $410/teen + rentals (if needed). A free ski/snowboard lesson for everyone is included in the group rate.
One last thing! We are now accepting Gr. 9 students for the Jasper trip.
*Please note, we cannot accept any late registrations for the Jasper trip.
Register by February, 3rd 2017. 
Complete details available here

Thoughts from the Archbishop

Archbishop Pettipas in the news

Thoughts from Archbishop Pettipas (English) (français) – February 5, 2017.

Alberta-NWT Bishops Issue Guidelines

(September 14, 2016) Today, the Roman Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories issued new guidelines for the pastoral care of those who face difficult situations.

All parishioners are urged to read these guidelines and share them with friends and family.

The documents are available online at the following links:

Sacramental Practice in Situations of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia (PDF 34 pages)

Guidelines for the Pastoral Accompaniment of Those Who are Divorced and Remarried Without a Decree of Nullity (PDF 10 pages)


Read the report on the first year of the Pastoral Plan.
Check out the Family Prayer Resources for two more publications.

 Thoughts from the Archbishop

Archbishop Pettipas in the news

Thoughts from Archbishop Pettipas (English) (français) – January 1, 2017.

Our Pastoral Plan for 2015-2020


Restore St. Bernard Church

Help restore the most significant historical site in the Archdiocese!

Grouard’s St. Bernard Church was completed in 1902 under the direction of Bishop Emile Grouard. It is now in dire need of repair. The St. Bernard Mission Church Restoration Committee solicits your financial support of this project.

 Details and the pledge sheet are now available online.