Office of Communications

The Office of Communications serves the Archbishop, and all the parishes, offices and agencies within the Archdiocese of Regina. Facilitating media coverage, and working to promote events, special projects and initiatives as well as communicate the teachings, of the Catholic Church.  This information is made available on our web site and by direct emails to parishes, priests and archdiocesan representatives. 

Communication products can be works of great beauty, revealing what is noble and uplifting in humanity and promoting what is just and fair and true.

—Pope John Paul II in address to media

The Arch is a quarterly internet publication prepared especially for those who do not have access to a computer and is a compilation of news stories and events that have appeared on our web page.

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Prime Minister Visits Miller High Again

Last updated on May 3, 2017

By Frank Flegel

Forty-five years ago, in 1972, Prime Minister Pierre Elliot Trudeau visited Miller Catholic Comprehensive High School in Regina.

It was an election year and, while on a national tour, Mr. Trudeau wanted to visit this nationally recognized high school for which the federal government had provided funding for its construction in 1966.

School principal, Liza Donnelly, in an interview with the Prairie Messenger said that in 1964 provincial legislation included Catholic high schools into the provincial tax-supported education system; two years later construction began on Miller with the aid of federal funding.

Miller was a state-of-the-art institution and received national recognition in at least one national Canadian magazine. In planning the celebrating of Miller’s 50th anniversary in 2016, organizers reached out to Member of Parliament for Regina Wascana, Ralph Goodale, to facilitate an invitation to the current Prime Minister Trudeau to...

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Holy Week TV Programming

Last updated on April 11, 2017

We have provided links to the various Catholic TV and Radio stations at the bottom of our home page. Each of these links will take you to their website, where you can watch programming. There will be a lot of great faith filled programming to watch and listen to this Holy Week.

The Holy Father’s message for the 51st World Day of Social Communications, to be held on Sunday 28 May this year on the theme “‘Fear not, for I am with you’ (Isaiah, 43:5): Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time”, was published today.

For the occasion, at 11 a.m., Msgr. Dario Edoardo Viganò, prefect of the Secretariat for Communication, was present in the Holy See Press Office to speak with journalists.

The following is the full text of the message:

Access to the media – thanks to technological progress – makes it possible for countless people to share news instantly and spread it widely. That news may be good or bad, true or false. The early Christians compared the human mind to a constantly grinding millstone; it is up to the miller to determine what it will grind: good wheat or worthless weeds.  Our minds are always “grinding”, but it is up to us to choose what to feed them (cf. St. John Cassian, Epistle to Leontius).

I wish to address this...

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Farewell Archbishop Bohan

Last updated on April 7, 2016

Funeral Rites for Archbishop Daniel Bohan were held at Holy Rosary Cathedral, Friday morning.

Archbishop Daniel Bohan's earthly life ended January 15 at 6 a.m. in Regina’s Pasqua Hospital after a battle with lung cancer.

Archbishop Bohan was born, November 8, 1941, in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia where his father was in the military. He was the first child in a family of six who grew up in Moncton, New Brunswick where he received his early education.

He entered Halifax, Nova Scotia’s Holy Heart Seminary in 1963 and ordained priest May 13, 1967. Along the way he obtained an Arts Degree, from St. Thomas University, Chatham, New Brunswick ;  a Theology degree from Holy Heart Seminary, a Sacred Theology Degree from Universite’ Laval, Quebec and a Masters of Theology Degree from Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana. He taught Moral Theology at Holy Heart Seminary prior to his appointment as bishop.

He served as Pastor in several Maritime parishes before being...

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Office of Communications
445 Broad St N.
S4R 2X8 Regina , Saskatchewan
Phone: (306) 352-1651
Fax: (306) 545-0510
Saskatchewan CA
Office of Communications
445 Broad St N.
S4R 2X8 Regina , Saskatchewan
Phone: (306) 352-1651
Fax: (306) 545-0510
Saskatchewan CA
Bobbi Yanko
Director of Communications
Ph:
(306)352-1651 Ext. 230
Frank Flegel
Prairie Messenger, Correspondent for The Arch
Ph:
306-536-8496
306-586-3475