Author Archives: Leo Marchildon

Marriage Preparation Course

THE-HEART-OF-THE-MATTER: A Marriage Preparation Course for Modern Couples in the Catholic Church: Contact Pat Wiedemer at 902-393-6047 patricia.wiedemer@outlook.com

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Food Sunday

Parishioners who are able to donate non perishable food items, please bring them to the weekend masses for the St. Vincent de Paul food pantry. Donations may be left near the angel holy water fonts at the entrance to the church. We hope that you can continue to give generously … Continue reading

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R.C.I.A.

The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is a journey of faith into the Roman Catholic Church. It is for baptized, but uncatechized Catholics who are preparing for Confirmation and Eucharist, as well as baptized Christians from other traditions who wish to be received into full communion with the Catholic … Continue reading

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Music Director Needed for St. Joachim’s Parish in Vernon River

JOACHIM’S PARISH IN VERNON RIVER, PEI IS SEEKING A MUSIC DIRECTOR. Qualifications include: a Bachelor of Music, proficiency in piano and/or organ playing and excellent interpersonal skills. Experience in choral conducting is considered an asset. Contact Kara McQuaid-Duffy at 902-651-2637 or karamcquaid- duffy@gmail.com. Application closing date August 13.  

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Summer Concert Series at Basilica

THE SUMMER PIPE ORGAN CONCERT continues with performances at 7 pm on Tuesday evenings at the Church of St. Simon and St. Jude (Tignish), and Wednesday afternoons at 1 pm at St. Dunstan’s Basilica, Charlottetown. Admission is by free-will offering. July 31/August 1: Andrea Corder (soprano), Jack Fear (guitar) & … Continue reading

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Public Talk on Pope Paul VI & Humane Vitae July 27 at 7 pm.

Pope Paul VI & Humane Vitae: 50 Years Later. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Church’s encyclical on birth control, Humanae Vitae, and in recognition of the upcoming canonization of its author, Pope Paul VI, please join us for a public talk on these subjects by three UPEI … Continue reading

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Cemetery Sunday

To be held at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Charlottetown, Sunday, July 29, with Mass beginning at 2 pm. The entrance from St. Peter’s Road will be blocked off. For the safety of all attending there will be no parking on the Mass site. Parking will be at the Kensington Road … Continue reading

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Food Sunday

FOOD SUNDAY: Parishioners who are able to donate non perishable food items, please bring them to the weekend masses for the St.Vincent de Paul food pantry. Donations may be left near the angel holy water fonts at the entrance to the church. We hope that you can continue to give … Continue reading

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“Abiding Together” Podcast for Women

OPEN INVITATION TO WOMEN OF THE PARISH: We hope to begin a monthly group for women of all ages and backgrounds to come together to listen to the Abiding Together podcast. The podcast, as described by the women who host it, is “where we desire to provide a place of … Continue reading

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Fall Choral Workshop

St. Francis of Assisi Church in Cornwall and the Knights of Columbus Council #10808 will be hosting a special weekend of choral workshops on the evening of Friday, September 21, and the morning of September 22. Conducting the workshops will be vocal coach Paul Grambo (Elora Festival Singers, London, Ontario), … Continue reading

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Youth Group The Crew meetings on Thursday evenings

The Island-wide youth group, The Crew, is accepting youth going into grade 9 next year. The Crew meets every Thursday from 7:30 – 9:00 in the basement of St Dunstan’s Basilica, with youth coming from Souris to Summerside. All are welcome grade 9 -12. Contact jessica@w-i.ca for inquiries.

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Advertising in Weekly Church Bulletins

The bulletins with advertising are going to print late this coming week. The bulletins are free of charge to St. Dunstan’s as the costs are covered by the advertisements. If you own a business and would like to get some information or are interested in advertising, please call 902-314-5307. The … Continue reading

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Our Father’s Adoration Chapel

OUR FATHER’S ADORATION CHAPEL is open daily from 6 am – 11 pm except for cleaning on Sunday, 9 am – 1 pm. You may request to have a candle burn in the Adoration Chapel during this time. The stipend is $7. Please contact the Parish Office. This week the … Continue reading

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Upper Room PEI Tuesday August 14 at 7:30 pm

UPPER ROOM PEI: An evening of Adoration and fellowship for young adults seeking deeper relationship with Christ. Next meeting will take place on Tuesday, August 14 at 7:30 pm in the Basement of St. Dunstan’s Basilica and weekly meetings will resume in September.

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Use of Scented Products at Mass

MULTIPLE CHEMICAL SENSITIVITY: Scented products such as perfume and cologne can aggravate health problems for some people. Please refrain from wearing scented products at Mass. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

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