Message From The Pastor – Oct. 21, 2012

Dear Parishioners and Guests of St. Joseph’s, Today we warmly wish to welcome Bishop Peter Stasiuk who will celebrate a Pontifical Liturgy today and preach the “Word of God”. He apologizes that he could not be with us at the Saturday Liturgy, but he is committed to speak at St. Peter and Paul’s at that time. Next year he celebrates … Read More

From The Pastor’s Desk – Sept. 30, 2012

Dear Beloved Parishioners and Guests,             We Ukrainian Redemptorists – all 13 of us – are gathered at St. Mary’s in Yorkton, SK for our Annual Chapter (Sept.24-27).This is proving to be quite a challenge and what a drastic change over the years. I fondly recall the days (years ago!) when 13 of us elected delegates represented 45 CssR’ers. Back … Read More

Blessed Nykyta – Bishop and Martyr

Today in our church we have the image of our first Bishop in Canada – Blessed Martyr Nykyta Budka.  This year we commemorate the 100th anniversary of his appointment to Canada.  He served his people faithfully under very difficult circumstances.  In poor health he reluctantly left Canada and was later martyred in Ukraine for his faith by the Communists.  This image is in our church today … Read More

Canon Luhovy Educational Foundation

Canon Luhovy Assembly Of the Knights of Columbus has created an Educational Foundation.  The purpose of this foundation is to assist financially any member of our Ukrainian Catholic Community who is enrolled in a Post Secondary (University and College) or a private Catholic secondary school program.  This assistance is also offered to anyone pursuing a vocation or wishing to enhance … Read More

WE NEED YOU!

We welcome new volunteers for our many ministries and organizations in St Joseph’s Parish…Epistle readers, Ushers, Outreach, Choir, Seniors, Men’s Club, UCWLC, Altar Servers, Van Drivers, Shrine and Catechism Teachers (Grade 2 is now vacant). Please consider this opportunity to serve in our parish family! Please call the parish office and we will connect you.  Your time and talents are … Read More