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Facilitating an encounter with Christ
Facilitating an encounter with Christ

Peace Retreats continue a growing legacy of spiritual direction in the Peace Country

Raising up the community
Raising up the community

NET team find a welcoming reception to the faith

A deeper devotion
A deeper devotion

Pilgrimage and commemorative year help bring faithful closer to St. Joseph

The Beauty of Consecrated Life
The Beauty of Consecrated Life

School Sisters of Notre Dame reflect on their lives of sisterhood

‘I don’t want anybody missing out on what we missed out on’
Reverts help keep church music ministry alive

‘I don’t want anybody missing out on what we missed out on’

Faith amid the flames
Faith amid the flames

After their church was lost to a fire, Fox Lake’s Catholic community hope to see a new church built this year

New shoes for a new hope
New shoes for a new hope

Ontario pastor hopes donations to Indigenous communities in our region will be an aid to reconciliation

Helping those in need
Helping those in need

Sexsmith bread ministry an important charitable work for parish and community

Uniting in ministry
Uniting in ministry

Pastoral Ministry Month provides opportunity for growth and collaboration in the archdiocese

A pilgrimage of healing
A pilgrimage of healing

As she prepares for the Indigenous delegation to Rome, Angie Crerar hopes to find forgivess and reconciliation for her people

Being present
Being present

Archbishop Gerard Pettipas reflects on 15 years as archbishop

‘Finally the homeless have a home’
‘Finally the homeless have a home’

After many months of restoration work, missionary priest is finally able to settle into his parish and rectory

Bringing history to light
Bringing history to light

Archdiocese has high hopes Indian Residential Schools photo project will be a positive step towards reconciliation

Among saints and scholars in Belgium
Among saints and scholars in Belgium

Seminarian Ryan Beaupre reflects on his life-changing year studying in Belgium

Walking on Sacred Ground Together
Walking on Sacred Ground Together

Open discussion at St. Joseph’s provides an opportunity for conversation and healing

Welcoming the stranger
Welcoming the stranger

St. Joseph’s Refugee Committee continues a more than fifty-year legacy

Preservation through song
Preservation through song

Grouard man preserves his language and traditions through Cree hymns

Revitalizing the Girouxville Pilgrimage
Revitalizing the Girouxville Pilgrimage

With new dynamics as an archdiocesan event, locals hope to see a strong future for historic pilgrimage

Fostering faith through Vacation Bible School
Fostering faith through Vacation Bible School

Parent-led initiative brings a joyful side of the Church to young children

Intentional living
Intentional living

Young Catholics in archdiocese find their faith deeply nurtured at St. Therese Institute

Water to the fire
Water to the fire

Peace River pastor saves local parish from arson attempt

Conversations with Bertha: Eastern Catholics
Conversations with Bertha

The second installment in a new series by Archbishop Gerard Pettipas

If you build it, they will come
If you build it, they will come

High Level has big dreams of new parish hall project

Standing the test of time
Standing the test of time

Historic church in Friedenstal commemorates its 100th anniversary this year

Restored and renewed
Restored and renewed

With his parish now repaired from major flood damage, Kenyan priest reflects on his tumultuous first months in Canada

Pilgrimage for St. Joseph
Pilgrimage for St. Joseph

St. Joseph pastors hope Catholics across archdiocese will take part in unique pilgrimage

Remembering Hotel-Dieu in Whitelaw
Remembering Hotel-Dieu

The legacy of early Catholic health care centre in Northern Alberta continues today

‘It’s apocalyptic right now’
‘It’s apocalyptic right now’

Local priest personally affected by India's pandemic crisis calls for prayer

Editor’s reflection: St. Joseph the Worker
Reflection: St. Joseph the Worker

How Christianity and the feast of St. Joseph the Worker bring a new dignity to work

Conversations with Bertha: Apostolic Succession
Conversations with Bertha

The first installment in a new series by Archbishop Gerard Pettipas

A growing faith
A growing faith

Charismatic renewal group El Shaddai celebrates six years in Grande Prairie

Missionary nun and Indigenous Catholic fondly remember the canonization of St. Kateri Tekakwitha
'It's like a dream'

Missionary nun and Indigenous Catholic fondly remember their pilgrimage for St. Kateri Tekakwitha

Father Feroz bids farewell
Father Feroz bids farewell

Passionate priest reflects on his three years in northern Alberta

The long way home
The long way home

One family's 20 year journey to the Catholic Church

‘It shows God is still involved’
‘It shows God is still involved’

Holy Week offers a sign of hope for parish priests

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  • A deeper devotion - Pilgrimage and commemorative year help bring faithful closer to St. Joseph Kyle Greenham Northern Light Framed in an arch of lilies, the St. Joseph statue standing tall in Spirit River’s […]
  • The Beauty of Consecrated Life - School Sisters of Notre Dame reflect on their lives of sisterhood Kyle Greenham Northern Light At one time there were more than two hundred nuns across our region, running schools, […]
  • ‘I don’t want anybody missing out on what we missed out on’ - Recent reverts help keep music ministry alive at their local church Kyle Greenham Northern Light One couple’s return to Mass one Easter after a 15-year hiatus has proved a providential […]
  • Faith amid the flames - After their church was lost to a fire, Fox Lake’s Catholic community hope to see a new church built this year By Kyle Greenham Northern Light The Little Flower Mission […]
  • New shoes for a new hope - Ontario pastor hopes donation to our archdiocese will be a step forward in reconciliation Kyle Greenham Northern Light .Towards the end of last summer, five boxes full of donated shoes […]
  • Helping those in need - Sexsmith bread ministry an important charitable work for parish and community By Kyle Greenham Northern Light Lucille Partington walks up to another household in Sexsmith, carrying a box filled with […]
  • Uniting in ministry - Pastoral Ministry Month provides opportunity for growth and collaboration in archdiocese Kyle Greenham Northern Light On the morning of Nov. 20, the heavy overnight snowfall did not stop faithful from […]