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Tina Kleisinger is excited about her new challenges as Pastoral Support Coordinator for the Regina Archdiocese. Kleisinger comes to the Archdiocese after six years with the Regina Roman Catholic School Division where she performed several roles most recently launching the Encouraging Connections Initiative, an outreach program that provides opportunities for special needs students to gain work place experience. It was through that program that she connected with the Archdiocese office and was hired for this position by then Director of Pastoral Services Sister Anastasia Young sss. Read More

Queen’s House Retreat and Renewal Centre News

Last updated on October 17, 2014
Dear Churches in Northern, Central and Southern Saskatchewan, Below are three bulletin announcements describing upcoming programs at Queen’s House Retreat and Renewal Centre in Saskatoon. If you have room in your church bulletin (and we appreciate that space is very limited) we invite you to include one or more of these announcements, depending on the interests and needs of the members of your congregation. A quick note: the Transitions Grief Retreat is an excellent opportunity for those who live a fair distance from Saskatoon. At the past two retreats there have been participants who have driven 6 hours+ to attend this retreat. The other two programs might be more of a possibility for those who live in or near Saskatoon. Read More

NET Team available in April 2015 to come to you!

Last updated on October 17, 2014
The NET (National Evangelization Team) traveling Encounter team will be in our diocese for April 12,13,14, 2015. This dynamic group of young people dedicate a year of their lives to travel across the country sharing the gospel by means of retreats and presentations. If you are interested in having them come to your school or parish on one of these days, please contact Michelle Braden as soon as possible. mbraden@archregina.sk.ca or at 306 352-1651. Read More

Christmas Without You

Last updated on October 16, 2014
Christmas is a difficult time of the year for anyone who has lost a loved one. ‘Mourning to Dawn Grief Ministry’ and St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission invite you to join us for Christmas Without You: A Day of Hope and Support For Those Who Have Lost a Loved One.  When: December 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Where: St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission, Bruno SK. Cost: $20.00 (includes lunch).  To register call 306-369-2555 or register online at www.StTherese.ca.  Carpooling from Saskatoon can be arranged if required by calling Dianna @ 306-382-0535 or Claire @306-380-9645.  Please bring a framed photograph of your loved one. Read More
December 6, 2014

Interested in World Meeting of Families?

Last updated on October 16, 2014
There will be a World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia  on September 22-27, 2015 entitled “Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive.” This meeting will call together people from all over the world. if you would be interested in going, as part of an Archdiocese of Regina Group. Please contact Tina Kleisinger email: TKleisinger@archregina.sk.ca or visit The World Meeting of Families website: http://www.worldmeeting2015.org. Pope Francis, in his World Youth Day, Address to the Bishops of Brazil, July 2013  said, “It is very important to reaffirm the family, which remains the essential cell of society.” Would you like to help? Read More

Camp Monahan’s Annual Fundraising Dinner

Last updated on October 16, 2014
Dinner, Dance & Silent Auction ~ A Great Option for Your Christmas Party ~ December 12, 2014 @ The Owl Multipurpose Room, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Live Music by Carnival, Tickets $25 Ticket & info: 306-522-1047/campmonahan@sasktel.net Read More
December 12, 2014

Dysart Youth Rally

Last updated on October 16, 2014
The Archdiocesan High School Leadership team was blessed to spend the day at St. John the Baptist Parish in Dysart  on Saturday, October 4th.  The parish was host to a Deanery Youth Rally for grades K-6.  The day was full of life  and well attended with 35 youth in attendance!  Many young people from several surrounding communities outside of Dysart attended, including Cupar, Raymore, Southey & Indian Head. The excited young people enjoyed a day retreat themed "Seasons in the Son" in which our Savior's message was shared through many prayerful and entertaining activities. Read More

Extra Ordinary Synod on the Family

Last updated on October 14, 2014
Hard to know what to expect to come out of the Extra Ordinary Synod currently underway in the Vatican October 5-19. More than 190 cardinals, archbishops, bishops, special advisors and specially invited family members from around the world are discussing behind closed doors several controversial issues affecting modern Catholic families. Read More

Annual Life Chain Event

Last updated on October 9, 2014
It was cold, windy and overcast but that did not deter supporters of Pro Life gather for the annual Life Chain Sunday, October 5, strung out along Albert Street one of Regina's busiest major arteries. Demonstrators included members of several religious denominations among the families and young people who stood for an hour along the street holding signs supporting the unborn. The use of graphic photos showing aborted children was abandoned years ago replaced instead with printed signs.   Hot Chocolate and cookies after the demonstration took away some of the cold Read More

Fall Veggie-Tastics

Last updated on October 9, 2014
Come and join us for FALL VEGGIE-TASTICS Movies! Songs! Crafts! Thursday, October 23 at 10 a.m. OR 1:30 p.m.  In the Archdiocesan Resource Centre on 445 Broad Street North. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult! Pre-registration required! Please call Teresa @352-1651 ext. 238 Read More
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On Saturday 18 October 2014 the Archdiocese held an Archdiocesan Social Justice Conference in Moose Jaw. Here is a link to recordings made of the Archbishop's Keynote Address and of some of the presentations, as well as of opening and closing remarks.

Dear friends, we set out today on a great adventure for our Church here in Regina as we begin the Formation Program for the Permanent Diaconate for our Archdiocese. I consider this to be a blessing from God and I say “thank you” to God for all of you who are candidates and for you wives who journey through this time of formation with you. You have acted positively in response to what is a call from God and I pray that the four years ahead will bear much fruit for you and for Jesus Christ and his Church.

My dear sisters and brothers, it is a great pleasure for me to be here as your bishop to celebrate with you the 100th anniversary of your parish. As with many of the parishes in our archdiocese, the first priests to come to Shaunavon over one hundred years ago celebrated Mass in various homes throughout the district. For  over 100 years now, the Catholic Community has lived and celebrated its faith in this community.

We know the church is not first of all a building of wood and plaster. Rather the church is a...