Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Mission to Seafarers active at Christmas

Chaplains to bring gifts to sailors
Sailors smile after being given presents on Christmas eve in 2012 in English Bay during a Mission to Seafarers event. BCC File Photo.
In order to help sailors far from their families and loved ones, the Missions to Seafarers are asking for donations so they can buy Christmas presents. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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Ottawa's new vocations director forms discernment group
Father Pierre Champoux, the new Ottawa archdiocese's vocations director, takes a selfie with the eight men who showed up for the first meeting of his Priest Discernment Group. Deborah Gyapong (CCN).

The Archdiocese of Ottawa's new vocations director decided to form a discernment group and Father Pierre Champoux was delighted eight young men showed up for its first meeting. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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