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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.

Click here to enjoy Volume 3, Issue 1