Order of Christian Funerals

Catholic funeral rites are composed of three services - Prayer Vigil, Funeral Liturgy, and the Rite of Committal at the gravesite. The Vigil is a time of remembrance, adjusting to the fact of death and the sorrow it entails, while finding strength and consolation through faith in Christ and his resurrection. The Funeral Liturgy is the central celebration of the Church's funeral rites. Through it, the community recalls Christ's resurrection and prays that the deceased, who was united with Christ in baptism, will also share in his resurrection. With the Rite of Committal, the Church acknowledges the reality of separation and commends the deceased to God, while remembering the spiritual bond that still exists between the living and the dead and looking to the time when all will be reunited in the resurrection.

Preparation

Preparing the funeral of someone you love is an act of love. For Catholic Christians, this loving act also expresses our faith in the power of Jesus' resurrection. This love and faith are central to what death means to a Christian. Life is changed, not ended - those who die pass through death to new life in God. In God, our bonds of love remain intact. During this time of sorrow and grief, you will not be alone. This Christian community will walk with you before, during, and after the funeral liturgies. May God's peace be with you.

Please contact the parish office.

Ministry of Care: Charlene or Kelly; or one of the parish priests - 306 374-1425

 

Homilies

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:
Monday to Friday 9:00 am -  4 pm
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
Melina Palendat - 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
Katrina Dixon
Robert Dixon
Lynn Eremondi
Bev Jutras
Kim Morrison
Ian Rana
Jim Wilson

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

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