1288 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 835-2910
Fax: (902) 835-2344
E-mail: stignatius@accesscable.net

Mass Schedule

 

priest1Weekend Masses: Saturday, 4 p.m.;
Sunday: 9, 11:15 a.m.; 6 p.m.
Weekday Masses:  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 12:15 p.m.;
Wednesday, 9 a.m.
Mass @ Ivany Place: Saturdays, 11 a.m.
Mass @ The Berkeley: July 15, 10:15 a.m.

How to Find Us

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday
01
Jul
Dewolf Park
Starts at: 08:30
Wednesday
01
Jul
Starts at: 01 Jul, 2015 (all-day)
Wednesday
01
Jul
Starts at: 09:00
Wednesday
01
Jul
Dewolf Park
Starts at: 10:00
Wednesday
01
Jul
Starts at: 19:00
Wednesday
01
Jul
Dewolf Park
Starts at: 19:30
Wednesday
08
Jul
LPMC
Starts at: 17:00
Wednesday
08
Jul
Starts at: 19:00
Wednesday
15
Jul
Starts at: 15 Jul, 2015 (all-day)
Wednesday
15
Jul
Starts at: 19:00

Celebrate Canada Day!

As we celebrate Canada’s birthday, may our land be a harbour of peace and unity for all peoples, races, faiths and cultures.

Historical Introductions to the Readings (S13)

bibleandcandleFirst Reading: About a hundred years before Jesus, some Jews lived in cosmopolitan Alexandria, Egypt. They faced pressure to assimilate into the pagan culture around them. A faithful Jew wrote the book of Wisdom to help bolster their faith. Today the writer takes on the question of how a good God can permit evil and death.
Second Reading:
Paul is asking the Christians in Corinth to contribute to

13th Week of Ordinary Time

bible2Praying the Scriptures:
June 28: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time
1st Reading: Wisdom 1. 13-15; 2. 23-24
2nd Reading: 2 Corinthians 8. 7, 9, 13-15
Gospel (longer): Mark 5. 21-43 or
           (shorter) Mark 5. 21-24, 35-43

July 5: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Pope Francis: Encyclical: 'Laudato Si’ (Be Praised):

Francis EncyclicalThis document is focused on the idea of ‘integral ecology’, connecting care of the natural world with justice for the poorest and most vulnerable people.
Vatican Radio published the text (184 pages long), while hundreds of other news organizations around the world carried reports with analysis, and reaction.
You are invited to check out a few sources below, from across the religious spectrum:

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Events

Bedford Days 2015:
Bedford Days 2015:

June 25 - July 1
This year’s Bedford Days [ ... ]

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Praying with Jesus in the Holy Land:
Praying with Jesus in the Holy Land:

If you have a desire to see the Holy Land [ ... ]

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'Toastmasters':
'Toastmasters':

Wednesdays, at 7 p.m. in the Parish Hall. [ ... ]

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eVena Prayer:
eVena Prayer:

Song, Scripture, Silence & Reconciliation.
Wednesdays, [ ... ]

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Instructions from the Early Church:

“Let your love be genuine, do no evil and [ ... ]

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We Need YOU!

We will be needing more volunteers

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Courses and Groups

Alpha:
Alpha:

Monday, September 28:
Mark your calendars for [ ... ]

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Seniors' Corner:

-- Seniors’ Luncheons: Resume in the Fall.
-- [ ... ]

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Bottle Collection: THANK YOU!!
Bottle Collection: THANK YOU!!

... to all who donated bottles for our Youth!
 We [ ... ]

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eVena Prayer:
eVena Prayer:

“Lord, if you tell me to love others just [ ... ]

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Wednesday Drop-in:
Wednesday Drop-in:

If are at home through the week, we invite [ ... ]

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Outreach

Beacon House 'Top 10 List...
Beacon House 'Top 10 List':

of Food Items in Need for June, July, August:

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Childcare, February 2016:
Childcare, February 2016:

Looking for experienced childcare provider [ ... ]

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Urgent Need!
Urgent Need!

St. Vincent de Paul Society has an elderly [ ... ]

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Veritas Catholic Books an...
Veritas Catholic Books and Gifts:

Our Sackville branch, at 445 Sackville Dr., [ ... ]

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Pastoral Care Visitors:
Pastoral Care Visitors:

Our thanks to 15 members of our community [ ... ]

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Bedford-Sackville Learnin...
Bedford-Sackville Learning Network:

is seeking volunteers to tutor adult learners [ ... ]

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‘Chalice Impact Report:’...
‘Chalice Impact Report:’

Check out the latest edition: October 2014.’

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Wool Donations:
Wool Donations:

- - accepted now, to be used to make lap blankets [ ... ]

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VERITAS 2 Catholic Books ...

at 445 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, within [ ... ]

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Breakfast Club Volunteers...

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul volunteers [ ... ]

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Administrative Ministries

Parish Council
Parish Council

The parish ministry that develops, reviews, [ ... ]

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Finance Committee:

This Committee plans Parish Budgets and oversees [ ... ]

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Schedules

Ministries Schedules:
Ministries Schedules:

Click on name and date below to read / download [ ... ]

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New Church Project:

The REJOICE! Committee presented a Report [ ... ]

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Choir Practice (for 11:15 Sunday Mass):

continues on Tuesdays, at 7 p.m., in the Church.

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Groups and Committees - Hall Booking:
Groups and Committees - Hall Booking:

If your group or committee requires space [ ... ]

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Admin

P-A-R:
P-A-R:

'Pre-Authorized Remittance' program takes [ ... ]

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Website Update:
Website Update:

Thank you for visiting our website!  

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Mass Cards:

for the intentions of the Deceased or Sick, [ ... ]

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Previous Years' Donation Envelopes:
Previous Years' Donation Envelopes:

Some parishioners are periodically using donation [ ... ]

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Change of Address:
Change of Address:

If you have moved in recent months/years, [ ... ]

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E-Bulletins:

If you would like to receive them,

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Fragrance Sensitivities:
Fragrance Sensitivities:

Please be aware of the sensitivities that [ ... ]

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Bulletin Advertising:

If you patronize any of the businesses that [ ... ]

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Engagement

C-W-L:
C-W-L:

Olivia Fitzpatrick is the recipient of this [ ... ]

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Knights of Columbus - Knights Corner
Knights of Columbus - Knights Corner

Knights of Columbus Career Opportunity:
The [ ... ]

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Ministry Who's Who:
Ministry Who's Who:

Ernie and Kay Moffat
joined the parish in [ ... ]

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Weekday Mass Ministers Needed:
Weekday Mass Ministers Needed:

Lectors: for the 12:15 p.m. Masses on Mondays [ ... ]

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F-Y-I: Regular Monthly Meetings:
F-Y-I: Regular Monthly Meetings:

Parish Council: First Thursday, 7 p.m.
Knights [ ... ]

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Financial Contributions:
Financial Contributions:

Thank you to all who contribute to

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