Upcoming Special Celebrations in the Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit

The week of prayer for Christian unity

Monday, January 18 to Monday, January 25, 2016

 
This universal week of prayer encourages Christians of all denominations to meet, to participate in various liturgical and other community activities, and to pray that all my be one, as Christ desires.
 
A service for Christian Unity will be held on Wednesday, January 20th at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Campbellton at 7:00 pm.  All Welcome!


 Presentation of the Lord

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

 
Blessing of the Candles.
Service to be held at St. Thomas Aquinas, Campbellton at 7:00 pm. Parishioners are asked to bring their candles for the blessing.


Blessing of the throats

St. Blaise – Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Throats may be blessed today or at any time during the year. The blessing may be given individually or to all while saying the prayer of blessing, service to be held at St. John Bosco, Dalhousie at 7:00 pm.


World Day of the Sick

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

The ministry of Jesus to the sick is central to the life of the Church. February 11th (Memorial of Our Lady of Lourdes) highlights the healing ministry of the Church. It reminds us that service to the sick and suffering cannot be neglected. It recognizes the great efforts of doctors, nurses, health care institutions and pastoral care givers to restore health to those afflicted with illness and disease. 
 
Healing mass will be celebrated at St. John Bosco Church, Dalhousie at 2:00 pm.