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Women’s Cursillo

Cursillo is a short weekend course that enhances your experience of Christianity and builds Christian community. The next women’s Cursillo is scheduled for February 8 – 11, 2018 at Eagle’s Nest Retreat Centre. It is not too late to apply! For application forms, go to www.cursillo-thunderbay.org or contact anyone you know who has made a […]

Join The C.W.L.

Why belong? • The CWL is the voice of Catholic women expressing their values and promoting dignity and justice for all. • The CWL is a gift of faith, friendship and support, offering leadership development and affirmation. • The CWL gives members the opportunity to serve God and Canada. Through standing committees, members can feel […]

Marriage Preparation Program

Are you planning to get married in 2018? St. Joseph’s Parish in Dryden is offering the Marriage Preparation Program the weekend of February 9 & 10, 2018. The deadline to register is January 25, 2018. Please call the Parish Office at 274-5233 as soon as possible if you would like to attend this program.

St. Francis Xavier relic arm set for Canadian tour

A significant relic of St. Francis Xavier is coming to Canada for a month-long, 14-city pilgrimage beginning with Catholic Christian Outreach’s (CCO) Rise Up conference in Ottawa Dec. 28-Jan. 1. The idea for bringing the relic, the arm of the Jesuit missionary, originated with another Jesuit, Archbishop Terrence Prendergast of Ottawa, said CCO co-foundress Angèle […]

Second refugee family arriving here soon

Only about a month after the arrival of an Iraqi refugee family to Fort Frances, a second one is due here Dec. 21. The local “Families for Families” committee has found a place for the family—consisting of Rami Canoon, his wife, Fivyan Shamoon, and their two daughters, Fbaana, six, and Oryana, two—to stay but will […]

Upcoming Events

TEC #83

4 February 2018 – 6 February 2018