What’s going on at St Gabriel’s Parish this week:
- Check out this week’s bulletin.
- As we prepare to build a new church in the near future, Fr Michael McGourty, a professor of liturgy from St Augustine’s Seminary in Toronto, will give several presentations this week: Tuesday, May 24 – hewill present on the Dedication for a Church ritual and the symbolic value of the building and liturgical architecture. Wednesday, May 25 – Frhe will speak about the history of church architecture. Both the Tuesday and Wednesday sessions will take place at 7:00PM in the St Gabriel School Learning Commons Room. Everyone is invited to attend any and all of the presentations.
- Angels on High 2016 is here! Become a climber or pledge one, become a sponsor, camp with with climbers on August 5-7, or purchase $10 raffle tickets for 24-case Beer Mountain, the 50-bottle Instant Wine Cellar or Dinner for Year.
- Tickets for the Angels on High 2016 June 4 family potluck dinner and dance are now available online. Tickets are $10 per person or $25 per family.
- Faith Life Director: The parish has an immediate opening for the position of Faith Life Director on a part-time basis (up to 20 hours/week). The position would oversee the preparation of parishioners for Baptism, First Holy Communion, First Reconciliation, Confirmation, the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, as well as adult faith formation study programs. Application deadline is Friday, May 27, 2016. Here is the job description.
- The 2016 Diocese of Calgary clergy transfer were recently announced. Fr John will be moving to St Michael the Archangel parish in Calgary and Fr Marisuz Sztuk, SDS, currently pastor at St Joseph’s parish in Calgary, will replace him effective August 1, 2016. Here is the full list of the clergy moves.