Bulletin Announcements November 22 to December 5

November 22, 2017















Christmas Nativity Display and Sale at St. Paul’s Parish Center, 290 Notre Dame St., Summerside, Friday, Nov. 24 (7-9pm);  Saturday, Nov. 25 (10am – 8pm).  Admission is by donation at the door.

Fr. Zlatko Sudac

April 25 – May 6:  Pilgrimage to Medjugorje and KRK Island, Croatia with Fr. Zlatko Sudac, the renowned stigmatic:  Cost of $2,980.00 includes taxes, airfare from the Maritimes, (twin or triple) accommodation, daily breakfast and dinner, and professional local guide.  Info: Marie Desjardins at mariedesjardins1949@gmail.com or 207-868-5027.


Upcoming Events for Martha Spirituality Centre at SDU Place

Martha Spirituality Centre

(To register call 902-367-3103 or srgemma@eastlink.ca)

Fr. George Gilliland

  • Advent retreat “And the Word Was Made Flesh” with Fr. George Gilliland on Sat. Dec 2 from 10 am-3 pm. Need to register by Nov. 30 or until spaces last. Cost $30.

St. Kateri Tekakwitha

  • Canada 150 Catholic Faith Heritage series continues on Monday, Dec. 4 at 7 pm with speaker Honorable Graydon Nicholas’ presentation on St. Kateri Tekakwitha. All welcome. Donations accepted.

Service of Light

  • Annual Service of Light on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at 7 pm. All welcome. Donations accepted for the Upper Room.

Fr. Brian MacDougall

  • Annual Diocesan Retreat:January 19-21, 2018 at Our Lady of Hope Retreat Centre. Theme: “How to Become a Saint” with Father Brian MacDougall. If you are serious about pursuing authentic Christian holiness in Christ then this is the retreat for you.

November Mini-Retreat

Mini-Retreat at Marguerite Bourgeoys Centre, Summerside, on Thursday, November 30, 7:30 p.m.

This will be a special time set aside to pray and reflect on “Women in the Life of Jesus”.

Sister Della Gaudet CND will facilitate the retreat.

A warm welcome to all.

For more info email: be joan.chaisson@gmail.com 

Advent Retreat in Summerside

Gilles Michaud & Julia Donahoe-MacDougald

All are invited to an advent retreat that will take place at the Marguerite Bourgeoys Centre at 284 Convent St. in Summerside.

The retreat will start on the 3rdof December and end on the 10th of December.

The opening session on Sunday, 3rdDecember, will be held in the afternoon, from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Centre.

At this meeting the retreatants will be given information on how to proceed throughout the following 6 week days of the retreat.

The concluding meeting for the retreat will take place on the following Sunday, 10th December, from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Centre.

During the week days the retreatants will be at their home and asked to spend a short period of time in prayerful meditation with the Prayer Exercises that will be given at the opening session. The primary purpose of the retreat is to remember, experience, and express love. In the words of St. Ignatius of Loyola, “to desire an interior knowledge of all the good I have received, so that acknowledging this with gratitude, I may be able to love and serve his Divine Majesty in everything”.

The facilitators for the retreat are; Julia Donahoe-MacDougald and Gilles Michaud.

Anyone interested in taking the retreat please contact: Sr. Joan Marie Chaisson at 902 4369239 or email: mbcebtre@hotmail.com