Your Kind PrayersJan 27, 2023
Archdiocese of Winnipeg - Your kind prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Deacon John MacKenzie of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg, who passed away on his 86th birthday, January 25, 2023.
Deacon John was ordained to the Permanent Diaconate on October 25, 1997, at St. Augustine of Canterbury Parish in Brandon. In addition to his service at St. Augustine's Parish, Deacon John also served as the Pastoral Administrator of Dunrea, Souris, Rivers and Baldur from 1999-2001.
A prayer vigil will be celebrated at St. Augustine's Parish in Brandon, Manitoba on Monday, January 30 at 7:00 pm and the Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 31 at 11:30 am at St. Augustine's.
Our deepest sympathy to John's wife, Carol and to members of his family.
Read his full obituary here.
Read the full memo from Archbishop Gagnon here.
January 27, 2023: The Archbishop's Friday ReportJan 27, 2023
The Archbishop - We’re back! Welcome to another edition of the Archbishop’s Friday report. After two weeks, Archbishop Gagnon is pleased to report on everything going on within the Archdiocese of Winnipeg and beyond! We’ve all been busy and hit the ground running in 2023 - it must be the nice Winnipeg weather we’ve had!
Seminarians' Newsletter: Vol. 3, Issue 1Jan 23, 2023
Archdiocese of Winnipeg - We are pleased to bring you the latest edition of the Seminarians of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg Newsletter. In it, you'll find reflections from our three seminarians on this past season and their current season of discernment. Please keep them in your prayers.
May 25, 2022 - A Pastoral Letter Regarding Medical Assistance in Dying
March 15, 2022 - Use of Facemasks
March 1, 2022 - Updates to COVID-19 Restrictions
February 15, 2022 - Changes to Public Health Orders
February 4, 2022 - Changes to Public Health Orders
January 28, 2022 - Extensions to Public Health Orders
January 7, 2022 - Extended Public Health Orders
December 21, 2021 - Cohorts
December 20, 2021 - Instruction Regarding December 24, 25, 26
December 17, 2021 - Tightened Restrictions in Manitoba
November 23, 2021 - Dispensation from Sunday Mass
September 2, 2021 - Use of Facemasks
August 6, 2021 - Continued Requirement of Physical Distancing
July 29, 2021 - Visits at Healthcare Facilities
April 8, 2021 - Clarifications to Faith Gatherings
March 12, 2021 - Catechism and Parish Meetings
February 26, 2021 - Further Options for Holy Communion
December 11, 2020 - Sacrament of Reconciliation or Counselling
May 28, 2020 - Small Group Meetings
May 21, 2020 - Updated Protocols
March 20, 2020 - Decree on Granting Special Indulgences
Monday - January 30
Monday - February 6
Wednesday - February 8
Thursday - February 9
Friday - February 10