House for the Missions

In the community of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, a sanctuary stands as an important base for the priests serving the area. Our Lady Queen of Peace Mission House serves as both a parish rectory and lodging for any visiting priests who are serving the communities in Black Tickle, Sheshatshiu, Natuashish, and Happy Valley-Goose Bay. This mission […]

Travel Costs for St. Adrian Parish, Wollaston Lake

Nestled in the remote wilderness of Northeast Saskatchewan lies Wollaston Lake, a tight-knit settlement that faces unique challenges and thrives against the backdrop of a pristine but harsh environment. Accessible only by boat and plane outside the winter months, this community of approximately 1400 people relies on an ice road during winter, where temperatures plummet […]

A New Roof for Our Lady Queen of Peace

For most missions in Canada, church buildings come at a high cost of maintenance and repair. In 2022, Our Lady Queen of Peace in Happy Valley-Goose Bay was faced with the possibility of abandoning a portion of their church due to critical failures in the structure of the roof. In the end, along with crucial […]

Empowering Youth and Young Adults

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In the Diocese of Prince Albert, a remarkable transformation is taking place through a disbursement area grant in Religious Education for Children, Youth, and Adults. Thanks to the generous support of our donors, the diocese has hired a dedicated and bilingual Youth and Young Adult Minister, revitalizing youth, and young adult ministry. This diocesan project […]

Major Repairs for a Church in the Little Port

Port au Choix, NL, where St. Theresa’s Church is located, derives its name from the name Portutxoa used by Basques fishermen in the 15th and 16th century. The Basques word means ‘little port’ but this port is not so little historically speaking. In fact, historical knowledge of the area stretches back more than 6000 years […]

Spiritual Nourishment, Growth and Healing

The Anishinabe Spiritual Centre is an important part of the Northern Ontario communities in the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie. Opened in 1981, the Centre is offered as a place of peace and welcome, where anyone may come to deepen their spirituality. It is a place of natural beauty located in Espanola, at the edge […]