Dear Confreres, Partners in Mission and Friends! A brief yet heartfelt greeting to all on this eve of the Nativity of Our Lord! Please know that you are kept in fond and grateful remembrance for your prayerful, dedicated and generous support of our Redemptorist mission. Many of you are aware
Christ is born! Христос Раждається! In the Byzantine Icon of the Nativity of our Lord, the place of Jesus’ birth is depicted as a cave – a hole in the earth. It is a setting far from the comforts of home. There is no tinsel, no candy, no turkey dinner
Fr. Larry Kondra presents Pontifical Blessing to Fr. Bohdan Lukie, C.Ss.R. Every once in a while we meet someone on our journey through life who affects us in a special way. by Cheryl Girard from Winnipeg Free Press Judging by the hundreds of people who gathered recently, in our
For the first time, Redemptorist priests celebrated a Divine Liturgy in Byzantine Rite in Bangkok, Thailand
On November 20th, at the invitation of The Greek Catholic Society of Thailand, three Redemptorist priests came to Bangkok and celebrated a Divine Liturgy in Byzantine Rite. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first Divine Liturgy in Bangkok and the first public Divine Liturgy anywhere in Thailand!
Bp. John Pazak, C.Ss.R. was installed as a 5th Bishop of the Holy Protection of Mary Eparchy of Phoeniz, AZ by Metropolitan Achbishop William C. Skurla on July 20th at Glendale, AZ Our Provincial Superior Rev Fr Larry Kondra, C.Ss.R. on the behalf of the Redemptorists of Yorkton Province would
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
The North American Conference Assembly of Redemptorists met at San Alphonso Retreat House, West End, N.J., September 21-25, 2015. Superior General, Fr. Michael Brehl, C.Ss.R., joined the Assembly on Thursday. The annual meeting brings the leadership together from the 8 Units in North America and is facilitated by Fr.
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 –