Catholic Centre closes to help prevent the spread of COVID-19Mar 31, 2020
Archdiocese of Winnipeg - "As everyone is aware the Province of Manitoba is requesting that all non-critical services shut down to slow the spread of COVID-19. Currently this shut down will be from April 1-April 14, 2020. In keeping with this request the Catholic Centre will be closed effective today at 3:00 pm until 10:00 am on April 14." For the rest of Archbishop Richard Gagnon's memorandum, please click here.
Holy Week Celebrations in the Archdiocese of WinnipegMar 31, 2020
Archdiocese of Winnipeg - Click on the image above to view the times for our live-streamed Liturgies for Holy Week.
Suspension of Public Masses in the Face of COVID-19: A Biblical Perspective Mar 31, 2020
Archdiocese of Winnipeg - A few days ago someone posted a map of the United States on social media intended to illustrate the extent to which the Coronavirus was impacting public celebration of the Eucharist. To do this the developers shaded each area of the country experiencing an archdiocesan-wide suspension. The whole of the country was black. The stark image reflected both a literal and spiritual reality.
These are the goings-on in the Archdiocese of Winnipeg as regards pastoral ministry, as well as a summary of "official news" from the Catholic Centre.
The Archbishop's Memos
March 31, 2020 - Catholic Centre Closure
March 20, 2020 - Decree on Granting Special Indulgences
March 18, 2020 - Update #2 - Coronavirus (COVID-19)
March 13, 2020 - Update - Coronavirus (COVID-19)