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Monday Memo – June 24th, 2019

June 24, 2019

We’re taking out a full-page, full-colour ad today to wish everyone a Happy Summer. The Monday Memo will be back on Monday, September 9th, 2019.

Monday Memo – June 17th, 2019

June 17, 2019

‘Men do you feel a special call to serve the church?’ – this and more in this weeks Monday Memo.

Monday Memo – June 10th, 2019

June 10, 2019

‘Men do you feel a special call to serve the church?’ – this and more in this weeks Monday Memo.

Spring into Summer Fling

June 10, 2019

Monday Memo – June 3rd, 2019

June 3, 2019

This weeks Monday Memo includes St. Andrew Church First Friday, Bible Study for Men, and more!

Pentecost Message from CCCB

June 3, 2019

Pentecost this year has a special emphasis with Pope Francis inviting all of us to live October 2019 as an Extraordinary Missionary Month. Throughout it we are invited to pray for a truly missionary conversion of the whole Church.

Monday Memo – May 27th, 2019

May 27, 2019

In this weeks Monday Memo are the Prayers for the Unborn, Priests vs. Youth Soccer and more!

Monday Memo – May 21st, 2019

May 21, 2019

In this weeks Monday Memo, Share the Journey: Walk with Refugees, Prayers for the Unborn, and more!

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Catholic Reading Challenge

July 8, 2019

Good morning, folks! I’m back with another promo on a few of the books that made it onto Hannah Hay’s Reading Challenge list, along with a short review from Hannah on one of the books! Read on …

Understanding Scripture, Series 9 – Session 1

July 2, 2019

Series #9 of Msgr. Stilla’s Bible Series. These sessions are designed to help us better understand and appreciate our faith. faith.

Bishop Colli Celebrates his 70th Birthday

June 24, 2019

Bishop Colli turns 70. Photo courtesy of Roy Provesana

Prayers for the Unborn

June 17, 2019

The Knights of Columbus sponsored this event on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 7:00pm at Our Lady of Charity Mausoleum (St. Andrew’s Cemetery).

Catholic Reading Challenge & Prayer Primer Review

June 17, 2019

Listed here are a few of the categories in Hannah’s 2019 Reading Challenge (PDF). The arrows indicate which books we have available by donation at the Pastoral Centre. Many of the other books are available in our sign-out library.

New Reads (June 2019)

June 17, 2019

New Reads & Books (June 2019 PDF) Drop in Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm *closed from 12:30pm to 1:00 pm.

Teachers Gifts

June 10, 2019

I need to find gifts for our TEACHERS … gifts that truly reflect our gratitude. These and many more items available.

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Bishop Fred Joseph Colli is the current bishop of Thunder Bay and area.  The Bishop's Office oversees all day to day operations of the Diocese, the Pastoral Centre and local Catholic parishes.  This also includes Diocesan Development, the webmaster, and finance offices.

Susan Nistico is the executive secretary and director of personnel to the bishop, she can be reached at bpsec@dotb.ca or by calling the Pastoral Centre.

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