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Archbishop Richard Smith from the Archdiocese of Edmonton joined us on Monday, May 1 to celebrate the opening of our St. Joseph's ministry.
The new home, based in Edmonton, serves the terminally ill homeless.
“The dignity of work comes from people being able to express who they are in making things.”
Once again we engage in the Easter Triduum, these three days leading to the celebration of Christendom’s central, defining event.
My young granddaughters may have glimpsed the point made in the animated movie The Lion King when the ruler of all animals explains to the young cub that “We are more than we are… we are one,” but after all these years of life, their grandfather still only occasionally awakens to the beautiful wonder of this interconnectedness.
Our most recent Sophia Talks discussed the origin of the word “catholic” and the public perception of the Catholic Church being a closed-minded institution.