Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Parish rejoices in new elementary school

Parishioners, teachers, and students prayed for the project every day for 15 years
Students, Father Andrew Stendzina, OMI, and building committee chairman Vic Vela guide Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, as he blesses the new St. Augustine's school Oct. 4. Classes had begun there one week earlier. Agnieszka Krawczynski / The B.C. Catholic.
"Let the little children come to me," read the Archbishop of Vancouver during a celebration at the start of a new era for St. Augustine's Parish. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

'Flawed, inadequate': bishops skewer synod's working document
Cardinal Thomas Collins of Toronto, right, leaves a session of the Synod of Bishops on the family at the Vatican Oct. 9. CNS / Paul Haring.
A controversial working document for the Vatican's synod on the family took a hard hit from numerous bishops who've called the text overly negative, unclear, and possibly inaccurate in its translations. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Priest speaks to Spiritual Motherhood of Priests on sanctification
Father Simon-Felix Michalski said a crucifix is not a piece of art, but should be taken off the wall to be meditated upon. Deborah Gyapong (CCN).
The key to sanctification is docility to the Holy Spirit, a deep desire for holiness and cooperation with sanctifying grace, a Dominican priest told a conference here Oct. 3. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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