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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.
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.