International Mission

International Mission 2016 Report

Click here to view the 2016 report of Mission Council's International Mission, and here for the help that we have provided as a diocese to the Eparchy of Keren in Eritrea.

Mission Council chose 7 projects to help people in need in five different countries

  • India: 
    • Darjeeling Jesuit Province for direct involvement in evangelization
    • Save Trust for mining children in Magara, Guntur
    • Vellore Diocese - for carpentry tools for the vocational training of young boys
    • Multipurpose Social Service Society of the Cuddapah Diocese - for vocational skill training in tailoring and embroidery
  • Eritrea: To finish off the Church in Hamedey
  • Democratic Republic of Congo: For furniture in the chapel of Notre-Dame University of Kayasi
  • Sri Lanka: Happy Life for drug prevention and awareness program, and practical leadership skills in Mirigama
  • Nepal: Aid to rescue young women from prostitution through Servants Anonymous in Calgary
Related Offices Mission Council
Related Themes Social Justice Evangelization

St. Paul Church (Piikani Nation)

St. Paul’s Parish in Brocket, AB is a thriving community with a mission to be “fully devoted to Jesus by opening our arms to those in search of the truth.” Fr. Roy’s gentle presence brings more people to the Church, as there are more requests for children’s Baptism. There is hope for the community and each individual’s contribution makes the community alive.

On September 2016, the new flooring project at St. Paul’s has been completed. The old carpet caused many issues such as health problems, smell, dust, etc. Fr. Roy and the parishioners are happy with this new and clean floor to celebrate the Mass.

PO Box 68
Brocket, AB T0K 0H0
Tel 403-965-3811

Related Offices Mission Council
Related Themes Social Justice Natives Parish Life

Immaculate Conception (Blood Nation)

On May 29, 2016, during the feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi), the parish community of Immaculate Conception had the procession of the Blessed Sacrament. Visiting five different places during the procession, the people prayed together and brought them in unity. The day was finished with the blessing of animals and lunch.

PO Box 123
Standoff, AB T0L 1Y0
Tel 403-737-3732

Related Offices Mission Council
Related Themes Social Justice Natives Parish Life
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