Meet the Staff

Holy Spirit Parish Staff:

Holy Spirit Parish Staff

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Fr. Darryl Millette, 
Pastor - pastor@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

ORDAINED: July 13, 2007

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Saturday, 5pm; Sunday, 10am, 12pm, 7pm

PATRON/FAVOURITE SAINT:  St. Peter

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST:  Presided Mass at the Holy Sepulchre

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:  Watch an NHL game in person

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:  Walking my dog, Chloe. Playing hockey. And watching the Riders!

FAVOURITE MUSIC:  Matt Maher, Audrey Assad, film scores

ROLE MODEL:  St. John Paul II

QUOTABLE QUOTE:  “You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it rests in you.” — St. Augustine of Hippo

CURRENTLY READING:  “The Catholic Hipster Handbook” by Tommy Tighe

DREAM/VISION FOR HOLY SPIRIT PARISH: For all to come to know, love, and serve Jesus Christ

FAVOURITE PARISH EVENT:  Sunday Mass!

 


Fr. Peter Olisa, 
Associate Pastor

HOME ARCHDIOCESE: Onitsha, Nigeria

ORDAINED: July 15, 2006

 

Delores McLean

Delores McLean, 
Office Administrator - delores@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Saturday 5 pm

MUST-SEE TV:  Big Bang Theory, Criminal Minds, W-Five

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST: Trip to New York

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY: Reading most genres of books, attempting to complete the Star Phoenix Saturday crossword

CURRENTLY READING:  Fall of Giants (Trilogy)

RECOMMENDED READING: The Story of Ruth: Twelve Moments in Every Woman’s Life  by Joan Chittister

FAVOURITE MOVIE: The Red Violin, Shawshank Redemption, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. I know that’s three.

DREAM/VISION FOR HOLY SPIRIT PARISH:  That parishioners will be mindful of the Litany of Welcome posted on the bulletin board - to be open to grow in faith and understanding that everyone is welcome ‘to come to Christ’ and to pass this message to others.

 

Kelly Wormsbecker

Kelly Wormsbecker,  
Pastoral Associate - Ministry of Care - kelly@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Sunday 10 am

PATRON/FAVOURITE SAINT:  Thérèse of Lisieux

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST:  Attended a Blue Jays baseball game at Rogers Centre

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:  Visiting the Holy Land

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:  Watching game shows

FAVOURITE MUSIC:  “Old” country music, Barbara Streisand

ROLE MODEL:  Pope Francis

QUOTABLE QUOTE:  “If you are what you should be, you will set the whole world on fire.”  (St. Catherine of Sienna)

CURRENTLY READING:  Sacred Fire by Ronald Rolheiser,

DREAM/VISION FOR HOLY SPIRIT PARISH: That more parishioners would be involved in ministry as leaders

FAVOURITE PARISH EVENT:  Family Day!

Charlene Nijhawan

Charlene Nijhawan,  
Pastoral Associate - Ministry of Care - charlene@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Saturday 5 pm/Sunday 12 noon

PATRON SAINT: Veronica

MUST-SEE TV:  Downton Abbey, Chopped, The Big Bang Theory

NEWS TO YOU:  I played girls’ tackle football in high school

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST:  Alaskan cruise

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:  Becoming a grandmother...not in my control, I know!

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:  Walking along the Meewasin Trail, watercolour painting

FAVOURITE MOVIE:  Love Actually

RECOMMENDED READING:  Final Gifts by Callanan & Kelley

QUOTABLE QUOTE: “Love always holds you tightly and safely.” (Richard Rohr)

DREAM FOR THE CHURCH: That all would feel welcome at the Table of the Lord

Arch McKay

Arch McKay, 
Pastoral Associate - Christian Initiation of Adults - agmckay1@sasktel.net

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Sunday 10 am

PATRON/FAVOURITE SAINT:  Thomas Aquinas

MUST-SEE TV:  Anything with a ball that is pointed at both ends

NEWS TO YOU:  I’m in Prince Albert’s Sports Hall of Fame

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST:  Saw two Notre Dame games in South Bend, IN

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:  Visit the (other) Holy Land

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:  Anything with my family

QUOTABLE QUOTE:  (About a local restaurant) “Nobody goes there any more.  It’s too crowded.” (Yogi Berra)

Celena Komarnicki

Celena Komarnicki,
Pastoral Associate - Youth Ministry Coordinator - celena@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Sunday 12 noon

PATRON/FAVOURITE SAINT:  Thérèse of Lisieux - the Little Flower

NEWS TO YOU:  I am an avid NASCAR fan

ON MY BUCKET LIST:  To travel to Rome

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:  Camping with my family and friends

QUOTABLE QUOTE:  “It will heal by the time you get married!”  (My Grade 4 teacher, Mrs. Knibbs)  Great for scraped knees and broken hearts.

LAST BOOK I READ:  Smart Martha’s Catholic guide for Busy Moms  given to me by my prayer partner at WCACYM

DREAM/VISION FOR THE PARISH:  To see more of our youth getting involved in all areas of parish life.

FAVOURITE PARISH EVENT:  Vacation Bible School, of course!

Sharon Powell

Sharon Powell,
Pastoral Associate - Adult Faith Formation & Sacramental Preparation - sharon@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:   Sunday 7:00 pm; Sunday 12:00 and Saturday 5:00 pm

PATRON/FAVOURITE SAINT:  St. Therese of Lisieux and St. Anthony of Padua

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:   Tour the Maritimes

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITY:   Relaxing with a movie

QUOTABLE QUOTES:  

“Miss no single opportunity of making some small sacrifice, here by a smiling look, there by a kindly word; always doing the smallest  right thing and doing it all for love”. (St. Therese)

“Actions speak louder than words; let your words teach and your actions speak.” (St. Anthony)

DREAM/VISION FOR THE CHURCH:  That we gather the lost, the lonely and the hungry

LAST MOVIE I SAW:  Finding Dory (yes, I like children’s movies!)

FAVOURITE CD:  The Art of Letting Go by Richard Rohr

FAVOURITE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY:  Baking

DREAM/VISION FOR HOLY SPIRIT PARISH: That our ministries continue to reach outward

FAVOURITE HOBBY:  Painting figures, especially Christmas villages

LIKES TO COOK/EAT:  Love to make all kinds of soup

FAVOURITE PARISH EVENT:  All sacrament celebrations           

Monica Johnson,
Financial Administrator - monica@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca 

 

Jack Altrogge

Jack Altrogge,  
Building Maintenance

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Sunday 10 am

QUOTABLE QUOTE:  “What goes around, comes around.”

RECENTLY CROSSED OFF MY BUCKET LIST:  Trip to Hawaii

STILL ON MY BUCKET LIST:  Parasailing in Mexico

RECOMMENDED READING:  Heaven is For Real

FAVOURITE HOBBY:  Carpentry

FAVOURITE SAINT:  Christopher

LAST MOVIE I SAW:  Noah

DREAM/VISION FOR THE CHURCH:  Equality for all people

DREAM FOR THE PARISH:  For everyone to be on time for Mass

Ed Yuzik

Ed Yuzyk,  
Maintenance

MASS USUALLY ATTENDED:  Saturday 5 pm

FAVOURITE SAYINGS:  Hello and Thank You

FAVOURITE LEISURE ACTIVITIES:  Golf, biking around the city, anything outdoors

LAST BOOK I READ:  The Storm by Clive Cussler & Graham Brown

RECOMMENDED READING:  The Bible

BIBLICAL QUOTE:  “For God so loved the world that He gave his one and only son that whoever believe in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” (John 3:16)

 

                

 

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Liturgy Schedule

Sunday Mass Times

Saturday    5:00 pm
Sunday    10:00 am, 12:00 noon, 7:00 pm

Daily Mass

Tuesday to Friday: 8:30 am

Reconciliation
Saturday:  11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Sunday:   1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  
Friday:     9:00 am - 12:00 noon

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Office Hours:
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Phone: 306-374-1425
Fax: 306-374-3190
email: info@holyspiritsaskatoon.ca

Parish Contacts

Parish Staff
Fr. Darryl Millette   - Pastor
Fr. Peter Olisa - Associate Pastor
Delores McLean - Office Administrator
Monica Johnson - Financial Administrator
Kelly Wormsbecker - Ministry of Care
Charlene Nijhawan - Ministry of Care 
Celena Komarnicki - Youth Ministry Coordinator
Sharon Powell - Faith Formation & Sacramental Preparation
Arch McKay - Christian Initiation of Adults
Jack Altrogge - Building Maintenance

Pastoral Council
Fernand Boutin, Chair
Louise Bitz
James Nestmann
Kenton Peterson
Lynn Eremondi
Ian Rana
Jonathon Neufeld

Finance Committee
Basil Waslen - Chair
Pat Pitka
Ed Solie
Mike Gartner
Bob Korol

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