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A Catholic Archbishop Learns from a Millennial, Part 2

– So now you haven’t been in the cathedral before? – [Paul] Never so this’ll be my first time. (calm music) – So the whole point of the cathedral, the word itself is taken from that chair that you see right in the middle. Have you had that background before? So it’s the Latin term… Read More »

This Priest LOVES Crossfit

This guy, this guy is my friend. I affectionately like to call him, “The Vomit Rocket.” Welcome my box. This is CrossFit Sherwood Park. I’ve been coming here since the month of July as my new place to get a workout in. CrossFit has been everything that I’ve ever looked for in a workout regime.… Read More »

Are You a ‘Practising’ Catholic? – Fr. Kris Schmidt

Nope. Fortunately or unfortunately you’ve got him in line for practice. So let’s start the way we always practice. Welcome to practice. They say practice makes perfect. But in basketball, arguably the greatest of all time, Michael Jordan said that you can practice for eight hours a day but if you don’t practice well then… Read More »

Eye’s Open – Archbishop Smith on the Church Scandals

Hello everyone. With this video we at the Archdiocese are beginning a new approach to support you in reading and following Sacred Scripture. Now as we were planning for this, some dark and terrible news overtook the church. We heard of the report of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury detailing decades of horrifying sexual abuse of… Read More »

An Archbishop Joins a Catholic Men’s Group

(upbeat music) – We’ve been meeting with some people. They’ve been coming to me or I’ve been going to some of their settings in order just to talk about the reality of family life within their particular context. I’ve been told it’s a men’s group. Not quite sure what we’ll encounter when we get there.… Read More »

What Keeps a Catholic Bishop Up at Night? – Bishops’ Roundtable

I thought we’d just have a little conversation about the challenges as Bishops personally. What keeps you up at night? What has surprised you about your ministry as a bishop? Anyone want to weigh in on any of those? Well I’d say that and I’m sure on varying scale it’s the same for all of… Read More »

What Problems Do Catholics Face Today? – Love Unscripted (Ep. 01)

– Did you know that you’re gonna be on camera? – So we’ll just count the conversation as it unfolds at each table sort of thing or? – The people are gonna see you eating that popcorn. (lively banter) (rhythmic music) – [Priest] OK we’ll see how this goes, so listen, as you know, Pope… Read More »

Gregorian Chant: Ever Ancient, Ever New

Our Gregorian chant Mass at st. Andrews is a bit unique. It really started with that request from my priest, to have Gregorian chant once a month in our parish. We are a Novus Ordo framework but the music is Latin. The priest still presides in English, and so what that does for the congregation… Read More »