First Sunday of Lent - February 21, 2021

“Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem” (Mt 20:18)

Lent: a Time for Renewing Faith, Hope and Love

(Pope Francis’ Lenten message for 2021)

The readings of this Sunday remind us of the covenant God made with Noah after the flood: the sign of the rainbow. (cf. Gen 9.8-15) In the second reading, Peter…

Read more


Lent is the six week period leading to Easter.
Ash Wednesday starts lent with the blessing of the Ashes.

Lent is a time to prepare for and reflect on Jesus’ sacrificial death. 

“Even now, says the Lord, return to me with all your heart” (Joel 2.12)

This time of…

Read more
A Year Dedicated to St. Joseph

On December 8th 2020, feast of the Immaculate Conception, Pope Francis declared December 8th 2020 – December 8th 2021, THE YEAR OF SAINT JOSEPH to highlight the 150th Anniversary of St. Joseph as patron of the universal Church. 

Saint Joseph is not often…

Read more
Sister Marie Bouchard (Marie-Dominique) Dec 2, 1936 ~ Feb 9, 2021

Sister Marie Bouchard was born December 2, 1936 in Laurier, Manitoba. She died on February 9, 2021 at Mont St. Joseph.

She was the fifth of twelve children in a French Canadian family with strong Catholic roots... On July 30, 1955, at the age of 19, Marie entered the congregation of the Sisters of…

Read more
The Joy of Celebrating Religious Life - Prince Albert


With great joy, on Marie Rivier’s Feast Day, February 3rd 2021, we, the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary celebrated the Diamond Jubilee of our sisters’ religious life: Sister Albina Labonté, Sr. Rose-Marie Sanche and Sister Priscilla Houde (provincial assistant).

Jubilees are times…

Read more