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Board & Room for Young Women attending U of R

Last updated on Thu, 2015-05-07 14:03
Board and Room available for Young Women attending the University of Regina: The Sisters of the Presentation of Mary have a house on Pells Drive, a quick fifteen or twenty minute walk to the University of Regina.  We welcome young women who are looking for room and board.  Residents have enjoyed our meals, our company, our support and a place that responds to their need for quiet and study. For more information please contact: Sister Emma Rousseau, 5 Pells DriveRegina, Sk  S4S 4S8, Phone: (306) 584-3652 , E-mail: erousseau03@gmail.com
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Campion College announced the start of construction for its Building Enhancement Project, which is designed to improve accessibility throughout the college for persons with disabilities. The project includes the replacement and relocation of its elevator, the addition of spacious entryways at each floor, and direct access into the college building.“We are very exciting to be moving forward with this project, which has been many years in the making,” says Campion College President John Meehan, SJ. “As a Jesuit college, we are committed to creating a barrier-free environment for all... more
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A Taste of Russia: How Food Brings Culture Together

Last updated on Tue, 2015-05-05 16:03
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Borscht, blini, beet, carrot and potato salad, kugel, babka, and compote, Russian food and all free if you happened to be a guest at the April 26 a Taste of Russia event held at Beth Jacob Synagogue. “We wanted to bring people together in a special way to have them under one roof enjoying a taste of different cultures,” said Helen Kesten, one of the organizers.About 110 men, women and children, visibly of different cultures were served Russian dishes in a traditional way, placing bowls and platters of the various foods on the round tables and people helping themselves. It was all free,... more
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CWL Regina Archdiocesan AGM

Last updated on Fri, 2015-05-01 00:36
Mental health and its ramifications on society were one of two themes explored at the Regina Archdiocesan Catholic Womens’ League (CWL) annual convention held April 26-27 at St. Joseph’s Parish here.  Guest speaker Christine Boyczuk, Regional Intersectoral Coordinator for the Five Hills Health Region in south central Saskatchewan used the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) definition of mental health in her talk. She was accompanied with a friend who described how her family was dealing with mental health issues. Sister LeAnne Letourneau and Gail Pelletier of the Regina Urban Native... more
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Ancient Music of Ancient Faiths

Last updated on Fri, 2015-05-01 00:19
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The voices were modern, the music was ancient as cappella voices of three Abrahamic faiths; Christian, Islamic and Jewish; performed ancient chants still used in modern churches.The venue for the April 23 concert was First Presbyterian Church, noted for its acoustics, for this first time performance of ancient music of ancient faiths. “I was interested in comparing Gregorian chant with other faith traditions,” said Valerie Hall, organist and Director of Music at Holy Rosary Cathedral. Hall also directs Schola, an a cappella group from Campion College and Schola was featured in the concert.... more
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The Spiritual Education committee of Holy Cross invites you to join us for “Mary: A Biblical Walk with the Blessed Mother”. This is an extraordinary study that reveals Mary's unique role in God's Kingdom and in our lives. Filmed on location in the Holy Land, “Mary: A Biblical Walk with the Blessed Mother” will place you in the midst of the powerful drama of her earthly life, taking you through her joys and her sorrows. You will learn how she works in our lives today, drawing us ever closer to her divine Son. Mary will become a part of your daily life and help you to become more like Christ.... more
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Canadian Martyrs Closed

Last updated on Thu, 2015-03-05 10:01
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The last mass for Canadian Martyrs Church in North Central Regina took place July 27, 2014 and the doors were locked but it remained a church because it was not officially de-consecrated until February 19. Archbishop Daniel Bohan in his homily explained that a Church is not like any other building; “It is a sacred place, a holy place, a place where people who believed in God have experienced the presence of God. Therefore when the time comes to close a church, it needs to be done properly and respectfully with thanksgiving to God for what has been accomplished here.”Canadian Martyrs was once... more
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