Celebration honoring Bishop John Pazak, C.Ss.R. in Toronto, ON

September 8, the Feast of Nativity of the Mother of God, is a state holiday in many countries. In Slovak Eparchy of Toronto, it is the Feast Day of the Cathedral Church. On that Sunday afternoon, two bishops: Bishop John Pazak, C.Ss.R. and Bishop John Kudrick, OSF together with clergy

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Golden Jubilee of Fr Boris Kyba, C.Ss.R.

FATHER BORIS KYBA CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF PRIESTHOOD [Submitted by Sylvia Tymiak] June 19, 2016 was a joyous occasion in which clergy, family, friends and parishioners gathered at 4:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Ituna to celebrate Divine Liturgy in honour of Father Boris Kyba’s 50th Anniversary of Ordination to

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Redemptorist Student Gathering in Oconomowoc, WI

On May 25, 2016 Fr John Sianchuk, C.Ss.R. celebrated Matins and the Divine Liturgy at the Annual Gathering of Redemptorist Students, which took place on May 23-28 at Saint Alfonso Retreat House in Oconomowoc, WI (USA) In his sermon, Father spoke about Saint John the Baptist and his desire to know

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First Solemn Communion in Saskatchewan

The celebration of The Solemn Holy Communion at St. Mary’s Parish in Yorkton, SK took place during Divine Liturgy celebrated  by Fr. Bohdan Lukie, C.Ss.R. on Sunday, April 24, 2016. Source: http://www.skeparchy.org/ The celebration of The Solemn Holy Communion at The Sacred Heart Parish in Ituna, SK took place during the Divine

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Halloween with the Redemptorists!

  By Michelle Thiessen “You’re doing what on Halloween?!” That was the general response I received from family and friends when I told them I would be visiting a cemetery at midnight on Halloween night this year. And so . . . our evening began. We watched the film, The

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First Profession of Eumir Bautista

  On August 14, 2015 our novice Eumir Bautista, having completed his novitiate, professed his first vows of Chastity, Poverty and Obedience at St. Joseph’s Church in Winnipeg during the Divine Liturgy anticipating the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. His vows were received by our Provincial –

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