Category: Catholic Thoughts

Weekly Update – May 20, 2018

Link to Weekly Updates page POPE FRANCIS – A MAN OF HIS WORD – Official Trailer [HD] – In Theaters May 18 “Pope Francis – A Man of His Word,” is intended to be a personal journey with Pope Francis, rather than a biographical documentary about him. The pope’s ideas and his message are central …

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Weekly Update – May 13, 2018

Link To Weekly Updates Page Ascension Day HD We are celebrating the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord Jesus Christ. Sometimes, we look at the Feast of the Ascension in the wrong way – as sort of an intermission if you will. Jesus came, lived his life for us and with us, offered his …

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Weekly Update – May 6, 2018

Link to Weekly Update – May 6, 2018 Bible Study We are considering setting up a bible study group if there is sufficient interest.  Please go online to complete a brief survey (takes about 1 minute).  The survey can be found at: https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/SZNSDHW” Your Child VS Your Smartphone Technology is booming! With so many ways …

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Weekly Update (Update), March 26, 2018

This wasn’t available for the March 25 update, but should be viewed before Easter Sunday. Link To Weekly Updates Page Holy Week Message from Cardinal Collins Cardinal Thomas Collins, the Catholic Archbishop of Toronto, shares his thoughts and personal insights on Holy Week, one of the most significant weeks in the Christian calendar.   Lent …

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Weekly Update – March 25, 2018

Weekly Update – March 25, 2018  Link To Weekly Updates Page https://wp.me/P32IRA-1dK Who is this Mary of Magdala? Was she a poor prostitute on the street? Why does she have seven demons? Well scholars have all different types of opinions and theories but when we walk around ancient Magdala I think we get a few …

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Deacon Alan In Magdala, Israel

Deacon Alan & Olivia are about 1/2 through their volunteer visit.  The video is an interview with Father Eamon Kelly who is almost always at Magdala giving tours and promoting support to continue the project. Link to video on Weekly Updates page

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Weekly Update – February 4, 2018

https://wp.me/P32IRA-1dK (Link to Weekly Updates page) Deacon Alan & Olivia have been volunteering in Magdala, Galilee,Israel since January 16, 2018.  The update is an interview of David Delgado, Project Manager of the Magdala Project. WITNESS – David Delgado (Magdala Project) Born in Mexico in 1989, David ́s family moved to Toronto when he was 9. …

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Weekly Updates – January 28, 2018

Deacon Alan & Olivia have been in Magdal, Galilee, Israel, foir one week.  It is beautiful (despite the cold & rain).  Pictures/videoswillbe  available as soon as Deacon Alan can figure out the technology. If anyone is considering a great spiritual experience, and is willing to “rough it” a litttle living in community, check out  magdala.org/getinvolved …

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Weekly Updates – January 7, 2018

A virtue of the month as used by the schools in the Toronto Catholic District School Board (January – Courage) The “Spirited Kids and Fun Facts” page now includes videos for the Virtue of the Month as well as videos for First Holy Communion and Confirmation. WITNESS – Dr. Ernie Allen, Chair of the WePROTECT …

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Weekly Update – December 24, 2017

Click Here For Link To Weekly Updates Page A virtue of the month as used by the schools in the Toronto Catholic District School Board (December – Charity) The “Spirited Kids and Fun Facts” page now includes videos for the Virtue of the Month as well as videos for First Holy Communion and Confirmation. “One …

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