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November 24, 2017

I know a guy who is quite involved with a drop-in centre in downtown Owen Sound. Recently he found himself embroiled in an argument with a neighbour of the centre. The neighbour, a Torontonian, having purchased the property next door and

possibly unhappy with the neighbouring clientele, was not in a good mood. This guy I know kept calm and...

November 17, 2017

Purgatory is good news! The teaching on purgatory has been part of the tradition of the Church from the very beginnings of Christianity.  The practice of praying for those who have died is as old as the Mass itself, dating back to the apostolic times.  Praying for the dead was not an invention of the Christians, but rather, a continuation...

November 10, 2017

The Catholic Church teaches that there are 4 last things experienced by all human beings in their transition from this life to eternity: death, judgment, heaven, and hell....

November 3, 2017

The month of November creates a perfect environment for reflecting on our mortality.  Don’t take it the wrong way, our mortality is actually good news.  Jesus promised life eternal which would far surpass the life here on earth to those who would follow Him, and that is certainly good news.  What causes problems in our “following of Him” i...

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 St. Mary's and the Missions Parish

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554-15th Street East

Owen Sound, Ontario

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