Alberta/NWT bishops share letter for Catholic Education Sunday

The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories have prepared a joint letter, available in English and French, in celebration of Catholic Education Sunday on Nov. 5th. The bishops […]

Read More October 10, 2023

Archbishop’s Letter – Autumn 2023

Download this letter as a PDF in English or French 4 October 2023 Dear Parishioners, Clergy and Religious, While some parts of Canada are still predicting warm days and nights, we have started […]

Read More October 4, 2023

Archbishop’s Dinner coming up in Deanery One

For the first time since 2019, we will have a public Archbishop’s Dinner – hosted this year by Deanery 1 and held at the Ecole Providence School in McLennan on Nov. 3rd. Doors will open at 6:00 pm, followed by […]

Read More September 12, 2023

Archbishop shares letter addressing his cancer diagnosis

Download this letter as a PDF here 9 August 2023 Dear Faithful and Clergy of the Archdiocese, I want to bring to your attention the awareness of my health.  I […]

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Archbishop’s Letter – Summer 2023

Download this letter as a PDF in English or French 2 July 2023 Dear Parishioners, Clergy and Faithful,          July 1st, Canada Day, has come and gone.  While we can pick up controversy […]

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Archbishops offers message on loss of Grouard church

Download this letter as a PDF here or watch the video version here. 23 May 2023 My dear parishioners, priests and all peoples of our region, On May 22nd, one […]

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Archbishop’s Letter – Spring 2023

Download this letter as a PDF in English or French 30 March 2023 Dear Parishioners, Reverend Sisters, Priests and Deacons,          I was tricked by the warmer weather into thinking that spring had arrived.  […]

Read More March 31, 2023

Archbishop’s 2023 deanery visitation

Archbishop Gerard Pettipas’ annual deanery visitation is coming up this April and May, taking place in Deanery 3. This represents the most populated deanery of the archdiocese, and includes the […]

Read More March 30, 2023

Catholic bishops of Canada offer letters to Indigenous peoples of Canada

The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops have released today, Feb. 8th, four letters on reconciliation with the Indigenous Peoples of Canada – addressed to the First Nations, the Métis, the […]

Read More February 8, 2023

Archbishop’s Letter – January 2023

Download this letter as a PDF in English or French January 2023 Dear Parishioners, Clergy, Friends and Anyone who’s interested, I used to write a monthly letter to the Archdiocese.  At the time […]

Read More January 6, 2023