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2nd Sunday of Advent

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John the Baptist came with a definite mission ~ to announce to the people that God’s kingdom was at their doorstep and if they wanted to enter it their present approach to life needed to be changed.  John challenged people to reform their lives, to repent of their sins and undergo a baptism of purification […]

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1st Sunday of Advent

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Advent is an invitation to renew our Christian commitment and to start living the life that Christ’s first coming, made possible in order to prepare for his final coming at the end of time.  If the real meaning of Christmas is to be kept in the forefront of our minds, a conscious decision must be […]

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The Feast of Christ the King

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Today’s gospel reminds us of the end of time by drawing our attention to the last moments of Christ’s earthly life.  At the moment of his greatest human agony he welcomed the repentance of the good thief and gave him the personal assurance and guarantee of eternal life.  Christ’s death on the cross is our […]

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33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

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As the church’s year draws to a close and another year of life slips quietly by, our thoughts are directed towards the end of time.  Jesus paints a picture foretelling the end of the world in terms of the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem, and warns his followers in the meantime to be prepared […]

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32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

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The gospel today forces us to reflect on the meaning of life and the purpose of death.  Going through life, we meet death in its many forms ~ slow, sudden, young and old, after an accident or prolonged illness.  The path of life leads to the grave.  It’s the one appointment we cannot cancel.  There […]

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31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

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The Gospel today is a delightfully touching story about the boundless love that God has for sinners.  It shows the forgiveness that he offers, with open arms to all people.  The encounter that Jesus has with Zacchaeus resulted in Zacchaeus mending his ways and thinking about his behavior in a new light.  Close contact with […]

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CATECHISM NEWS

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All parish Catechism classes will have now begun.  We are still needing volunteers to help with the following Catechism classes: early Sunday classes (9:30-10:25 am) – Grade 6 team teacher (once every four weeks),  a Grade 8 team teacher  and a Hallway monitor.   later Sunday classes (11:40-12:40 pm) – Grade 4 team teacher, All catechism volunteers must present […]

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30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Although the parable in today’s Gospel that presents us with a picture of two people at prayer needs no explanation, it does merit some personal reflection if we are to apply the message that it contains to our lives.  This gospel puts into words shameful attitudes that many of us possess but are reluctant to […]

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Parish Mission October 22-26th

Parish Mission October 22-26th “Give God a Second Thought”

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You are  invited to a Parish Mission at St. Pius X Parish, 106 St. Peters Rd, Charlottetown from October 22nd – 26th. The mission presenter, Fr. John E. Collins, CSP (Missionary Society of St. Paul the Apostle), was ordained to the priesthood in 1970 and received his M.A. in Theology from St. Paul’s College, Washington, D.C. Since that time, […]

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28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Ingratitude is perhaps the most common of all human failings.  Nothing is so hurtful as to be taken for granted without a word spoken in thanks or praise.  What causes most pain is the neglect and coldness of those for whom we have done our best.  And yet while we are ready to deplore the […]

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