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September 29, 2017

Well, it looks like we are in the busy season once again.  Between our school visits, nursing home and hospital visits, and various meetings we are firing at all cylinders now.  Our first potluck movie night happened last Thursday, featuring an inspiring story of St. Therese the Little Flower and some wonderful home cooked goodies.  There...

September 22, 2017

Priests are expected to go on retreat at least once a year.  This is a canonical requirement that all priests must fulfill.  I guess the aim of it is to make sure that priests maintain their closeness with God and their own spiritual health even as they care for others.  A number of years ago I was on my annual retreat with Trappist Monks...

September 19, 2017

Have you ever wondered about those little details that vary in the telling of the four Gospels? Of course, each Gospel was written at a different time, for a different audience, but still, how is it that certain things are omitted, and other details are there but…well, different?

A recent phone conversation with my brother went something li...

September 10, 2017

I am so excited to begin yet another busy year at St. Mary’s and the Missions.  Even though the summer is racing ahead leaving us behind, the prospect of building up the Kingdom of God in our beautiful community does not disappoint.  We welcome the new season with many blessings.

- As promised, Bishop Crosby has provided a third priest...

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 St. Mary's and the Missions Parish

tel: 519-376-0778 

554-15th Street East

Owen Sound, Ontario

N4K 1X3