Latest Letter From The Archbishop

1 May 2022Dear Fathers and Parishioners of the Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan,In March of 2020, the Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territoriesissued for the people of their respective dioceses a dispensation from theSunday Mass obligation. We did this with the...

Prayer for Mother’s Day

Heavenly Father, You have commanded me to honor my Mother ,and have taught me to do so by thebeautiful example of Your Son,Jesus Christ, Our Lord.Inspire me with respect and love for her,and fill me with filial pietyThat I may always do her bidding,and may never cause...

Why the Divine Mercy Sunday?

Jesus said the following about the Feast of Divine Mercy Sunday: Whoever approaches the Fountain of Life on this day will be granted complete forgiveness ofsins and punishment. (Diary 300)I want the image solemnly blessed on the first Sunday after Easter, and I...

Palm Sunday and Holy Week Schedule

St. Mary’s Parish Palm Sunday of the Passion of the LordApril 10, 2022 Regular Mass Schedule Easter Triduum Holy Thursday, April 14, 2022, 7PM at St. Mary’s Church Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Procession of the Holy Oils and Adoration of the Blessed Holy...

Lenten Reflection 2022

‘We are at War’ Revelation: 12: 13 -17.Psalm: 40: 11- 17Mark. 7:1 – 23.In our gospel today our Lord is making light of the customs of the Jews how they had allof these customs and practices and all this external things they did. And then our Lordgoes into the litany...

Prayer for Ukraine

O Lord God of powers, and God of our salvation, O God, who alone work wonders:look down with mercy and compassion on Your humble servants, and out of love formankind hearken and have mercy on us and on the land of Ukraine.For, behold, enemies have once more gathered...