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Youth Liturgical Leadership Graduation

Last updated on June 26, 2014
Grade Six children from Regina’s Roman Catholic schools are becoming more involved in their parishes and their community, the result of the Youth Liturgical Leadership Program. “It has resulted in students preparing excellent liturgies for their schools and in their parishes,” said Miles Meyers Coordinator for Religious Education. One hundred and thirty Grade Six students from 14 of the 24 elementary schools graduated from the program at a special May 29 mass at Holy Trinity Church. It was the largest graduating class representing the highest number of schools since the program was initiated by the School Division and the Regina Archdiocese in 2001-2002.  Read More

Swift Current Youth Retreat

Last updated on June 17, 2014
“Who am I?” and “What is the Plan?” are life-long questions that we journey through despite our path or age. This year Michelle Braden and her team of four young adults had the opportunity to work with grade seven and eights in Moose Jaw and Swift Current from May. 20-28th. The theme of the day retreats were “Who am I? And what is the Plan?” It was a blessing to be able to spend a day and focus on two main questions that society causes us, and especially young people, to ask often. Society says that you are what you do, say and produce, however God lovingly tells us that we are His Child and that is the core of our being and definition of worth. Read More

Reason's to Celebrate

Last updated on June 17, 2014
Reasons to Celebrate       Each year members of the Archdiocesan Young Adult and high school leadership teams are asked to do some sort of project to raise funds or awareness for an issue of justice. (for example some of the youth from St. Vincent de Paul in Weyburn, recently hosted a  highly successful “crepes” breakfast with funds going to families in need !   Read More

Camp Aurora Borealis

Last updated on June 3, 2014
Camp Aurora Borealis will be held from Sunday, August 17th to Friday, August 22th, 2014, at the Knights of Columbus Blackstrap Youth Camp, 20 minutes south of Saskatoon. $285.00 per camper, $520.00 family rate. Formation through: Christian  leadership, teamwork, building Christian charity, personal interaction with counselors Group Activities: adventures,  supervised swimming, sports, faith survey, team projects Daily Spiritual life: Daily Mass and Confession, Spiritual Direction, Eucharistic Adoration, Gospel Reflection,  Prayer and Meditation Read More
August 16, 2014

Miss World Canada a Camp Monahan Alumni

Last updated on May 28, 2014
We are proud of so many of our past staff and campers.  This is one of the many letters we have received.  This year we celebrate 70 years of providing Christian camping.  We would like all past staff and campers to celebrate with us. Fred Exner, Treasurer for the Camp Monahan Board of Directors "Hi everyone wanted to share with you a great accomplishment a former camper/staff did recently.  I asked Annora to do a write up for us as well as she feels camp had a lot to do with what she accomplished. p.s she was my camper when she was 8. Hope you are all having a great day..." Pam Read More
Archdiocese of Regina Youth and Young Adults presentVariety Night - Celebrating the SeasonsProceeds to go towards Missions Projects in the PhilippinesJune 6 ,7 ,8 ,9Doors open at 6:00, Show at 7:00Hosted at Resurerrection RC Parish Hall - 3155 Windsor Park Rd(Formerly held at St. Peter's Parish Hall)Tickets $20 eachChoice of Dessert or Snack and Beverage to be served before the show or during intermissionCash bar will include beer, wine, and specialty coffeeDance to follow Saturday NightTickets available at the Archdiocese office - 445 Broad Stor call 540-6321 Read More

Camp Monahan Updates

Last updated on May 9, 2014
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Thank You From Camp Kenosee

Last updated on May 6, 2014
When my wife, Edrina, and I came to Kenosee, in the summer of 2013, to help out at the Kenosee Boys and Girls Camp (, we never dreamt we would be asked to stay here and become the Interim Directors. I remember sitting down in our Mother Teresa Centre and saying to God, “Well, Lord, you need to send us people with your heart because I’m not sure I know what to do.” That very week in July, Michelle Braden - the Archdiocesan Youth Director, arrived at the camp. Kenosee Boys and Girls camp is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and the Archdiocese of Regina and is located about twenty-two kilometers north of Carlyle, in the beautiful Moose Mountain Provincial Park. Read More

Archdiocesan Youth Camps

Last updated on April 29, 2014
WHO: Any student in the Archdiocese who is ENTERING grade 7 to first year university in the Fall and wants to have a blast, all while developing their faith life! A chance to meet other young men & women who share your faith & your values! WHAT: A fun-filled experience with a Western theme!  Come enjoy swimming, hiking, camp fires, prayer, enrichment, and of courseboth a zany and serious look trails of faith we need to blaze in our own life! WHERE: “Glen Harbour Camp” (20 min. from Craven) WHEN:  July 10th at 6:30 p.m. sharp until Read More

Vimy Pilgrimage Winner

Last updated on April 27, 2014
Leo Saccary’s school and community leadership activities made him the first ever Saskatchewan recipient of the Vimy Foundation Pilgrimage award, a week long all expenses paid trip to WW I battlefields and memorials. The Grade 10 Miller High School student left April 5 and returned April 13 after touring Vimy Ridge and other sites in France, two days in Flanders, Belgium where John McCrae wrote In Flanders Fields and two days in Paris “doing touristy not educational things” including the Eiffel Tower.  Read More
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Dear friends, I certainly commend you all for coming out on this wintery spring day to give witness to the Gospel of Life. For all of us who follow Jesus as the Way, the Truth and the Life, for all of us who follow his teachings as our guide through life, to stand up and proclaim the Gospel of Life something that is very, very important.

Dear friends,

Today we bring to a close the Easter Octave. Perhaps many don’t realize that the Church celebrates Easter Day for eight days. It is such an important event that one day is not enough, so for eight days in the prayers of the Church it is Easter Day.

My dear friends, we come together to celebrate Mass on this Canada Day to say thank you to God for the blessings we enjoy and to pray for our country. In the Opening Prayer of this Mass we pray for three things. First we pray for our political leaders, for those who govern us. We ask God to grant them wisdom. Wisdom is a word we use a lot. I have just finished celebrating Confirmation in the archdiocese, visiting thirty parishes and Confirming hundreds of children. As you all know well, Wisdom is the first gift given to us when we receive...