The Passing of Sister Georgette April

Sister Georgette April (S. André de Ste-Marie) of the Sisters of The Presentation of Mary passed away on October 24, 2018 at the age of 87 at the Victoria Hospital in Prince Albert SK. On Monday, October 29, 2018 at the chapel of The Sisters of the Presentation of Mary the funeral Liturgy was…

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Departure of Sister Cecile

Prince Albert, Canada
October 25th 2018

Sister Cecile Lenovaz, p.m. arrived from the Gambia to Prince Albert in June. A true missionary, she has dedicated her life there for 50 years. She has drawn many people closer to Jesus and has spread the Good News in her milieu, reaching to those who…

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“Go Make Disciples of All Nations”

It was with gratitude and great joy that on Friday, September 14th, 2018 the Roman Catholic Diocese of Prince Albert, Deanery One, had a clergy and religious Appreciation Day at St. Joseph Church. The day was organized by a planning committee of lay people of P.A. Many priests, deacons, and Sisters…

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Special Visitors

On September 22nd to the 25th, 2018, we had the joy of receiving Vanessa Whitburn from England. Vanessa said, “I had been hoping to come to Prince Albert so as to see the area and convent where my wonderful Secondary School Teacher retired and lived. Her name was Sister Louise Aimée who had lived…

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MR Vision of Hope Gathering

On September 8th, the board for the Marie Rivier Vision of Hope (the association that helps the Discernment House and our mission in Gambia) gathered for their anual AGM in Saskatoon at the Discernment House. Sr. Cecile Lenova, a missionary in Gambia was present, and shared news from the mission.…

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