This Week at St. Emile

The Christian Life Program continues in the chapel on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. till noon, followed by free lunch. Free child minding is available.

Catechism continues on Sunday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m. (between the morning Masses).

First Reconciliation preparation begins on Wednesday evening in the parish centre from 7 to 8 p.m. Kids, don’t forget your parents!

The Men’s Prayer Group meets Wednesday in the parish centre meeting room at 7 p.m.

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

“. . . Whoever wishes to be great among you will be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you will be the slave of all.  For the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.”  — Read the Gospel for this Sunday

Bishop Robert Barron: Why Did Jesus Have to Die the Way He Did?

Fr. Greg Friedman, OFM: Reflections on Servant Leadership

Legal Marijuana: What does the Church say?The federal government has just legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Weed may be legal, but is its recreational use moral?

Father Raymond de Souza, Editor-in-Chief of Convivium and chaplain at Newman House (the Roman Catholic centre at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario), answers the question.

Good Shepherd Campaign

Seven Men Answer Nine Questions about the Road to Priesthood: To Be a Priest

Fr. John Muir: A Day in the Life of a Priest

Bishop Robert Barron: Vatican II and the Power of the Laity