Saskatoon RC Diocese

Office of Justice and Peace

Support for Persecuted Christians fundraising dinner: RESCHEDULED for Sunday, April 30!

Support for Persecuted Christians: the 4th Annual Fundraiser for Persecuted Christians has been RESCHEDULED!  Oringinally scheduled for Sunday, March 19 it will now be held Sunday, April 30 at the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon, featuring an East Indian buffet at 6 p.m., followed by a program and entertainment by guitarist Zeljko Bilandzic. All proceeds go to refugee sponsorship.

Good Friday outdoor Way of the Cross

An ecumenical outdoor Way of the Cross will be held through the streets of downtown Saskatoon on Good Friday, April 14, 2017, beginning at 9:45 a.m.

The Way of the Cross is a community prayer walk which recalls the last hours of the Passion of Jesus. This event is ecumenical (many-denominations), scriptural, social-justice focused, and held outdoors. All ages, all are welcome.

Support for Persecuted Christians fundraising dinner: RESCHEDULED - New Date is April 30!

Support for Persecuted Christians: the 4th Annual Fundraiser for Persecuted Christians has been RESCHEDULED!  It will now be held Sunday, April 30 at the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon, featuring an East Indian buffet at 6 p.m., followed by a program and entertainment by guitarist Zeljko Bilandzic. All proceeds go to refugee sponsorship.

Drowning?: Ways to Live Simply

* Churches for Environmental Action Presents:Drowning? Ways to live Simply” – an afternoon workshop on Saturday March 4 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. at Mayfair United Church, 902-33rd St. West. Keynote speaker is Dr. Chris Hrynkow of St. Thomas More College. Leadership from the City of Saskatoon will address the current vision and challenges. Also featured will be workshops including community gardens, green kitchens, and environmental block party. Admission is free and childcare will be provided on site at no charge.

Fundraising dinner in support of work of Fr. Martin Vuni in responding to crisis in South Sudan

Friends of Fr. Martin Vuni Bountiful Blessing Meal - A fund-raising evening in support of the ongoing work of Fr. Martin during a time of unrest in South Sudan will be held Friday, Nov. 4 at St. Patrick Parish Hall, 3339 Centennial Drive, Saskatoon; cocktails at 5:30 p.m., Dinner at 6:15 p.m. and fellowship to follow until 8:30 p.m..  The evening hopes to be a celebration of the good work being done as well as an awareness of the present needs.

"On the Side of the Road" Movie

 

Pathways Forward to Justice and Reconciliation: Stories from Canada, Palestine and Israel. A United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel (UNJPPI) national gathering will be held in Saskatoon Sept. 23-25. Find more information and registration about this conference at www.unjppi2016.eventbrite.ca  Highlights include:

Called to be a Hopeful People

Pathways Forward to Justice and Reconciliation: Stories from Canada, Palestine and Israel. A United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel (UNJPPI) national gathering will be held in Saskatoon Sept. 23-25. Find more information and registration about this conference at www.unjppi2016.eventbrite.ca  Highlights include:

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