Congratulations… to the rescued Chilean Miners! At the time of the writing of our parish bulletin (Wed.) 16 of the 33 miners had been safely rescued. In thanksgiving to the Lord of Hope, Jesus Christ!   MINISTRIES  IN OUR PARISH … Continue reading

A Catholic Funeral

A CATHOLIC FUNERALThe other day I stopped into my favourite watering hole, Starbuck’s, to pick up a coffee-to-go when I overheard two women talking to one another.  I thought perhaps that they saw me walk in with my cleric’s on … Continue reading

A New Organist

 A NEW ORGANIST AT ST. LEO!Beginning this weekend we are blessed to welcome a new organist for the 11:00 a.m. Sunday morning Mass.  Her name is Trudy Olford and she is a most accomplished musician.  She is a Doctor of … Continue reading


PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE, COME OUT AND PARTICIPATE IN LIFECHAIN 2010. Think about this: We are a people who follow Jesus Christ, who is definitely, unequivocally prolife and is the founder and author of life itself!  The Church he founded has … Continue reading

Sign of the Times

Sign of the Times  About 1950 years back St. Paul in his second letter to Timothy uttered the following prediction:“…the time is coming when people will not put up with sound doctrine, but having itching ears, they will accumulate for … Continue reading

Knowing the Truth

KNOWING THE TRUTHIn this “information age”, as the electronic times of media and vast information availability has been dubbed, it is so vitally important that we become plugged into and take full advantage of the truth of Jesus Christ from … Continue reading

Miracles vs. Message

MIRACLES vs MESSAGE Recall for a moment the scene of Christ hanging upon the Cross on the Hill of Calvary.  The crowds beneath Him mock Him as soldiers deride Him and put in time as they wait for Him to … Continue reading

Ordinary Time

ORDINARY TIME (Anything but ordinary) From Advent to Christmas, a brief space of time, and then the forty days of Lent followed by the fifty days of Easter and a few feasts following Easter – Trinity Sunday and The Feast … Continue reading