WE GIVE THANKS

      This past weekend was Thanksgiving in Canada which gives people a great excuse to indulge in turkey, sweet potatoes and pumpkin pie!  Living here in the UK for many years I usually forget this holiday until an email comes from home asking how our...

THE RITE OF ELECTION FOR PILGRIM

A DAY OF WELCOME AND ELECTION  On Saturday, February 25, 2012 Amigo Hall andSt George’sCathedral were alive with activity.  On that day people who are journeying through the process of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) gathered for a unique liturgy:...

Rejoicing in the untidiness of Advent

The season of Advent: a time of preparations, of hurried shopping trips, of gatherings and parties, of school concerts, parish choral services, of visiting and all the events that make this a wonderful period of anticipation and activity. It is a time of reflecting on...