Pastoral Services

LIST OF PASTORAL SERVICES

You will find below the updated version of the services offered to parishes with the contact information of the person responsible for each service. The staff members are available to come to your pastoral region or parish to offer these services. Don’t hesitate to contact us and take advantage of the resources available.

 PASTORAL SERVICES

Contact Person

Resource Library

  • Allows parishes and parishioners to borrow, free of charge, CD, DVDs, VHS, religious books and pastoral resources for (Catechetics, New Evangelization, Marriage Preparation, etc.).

Florin Tatu

pastorale@archsaintboniface.ca

 

Communications

  • Publishes the diocesan bulletins Nouvelles hebdomadaires and Weekly News Bulletin; administers the Website, the Archdiocesan Database and internal/external communications.

  • Social Media

Gabrielle Marion

communications@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0277

 

 

 
Kevin Prada
socialmedia@archsaintboniface.ca

Evangelization and Adult Faith Formation

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and training (sessions and workshops) on New Evangelization, RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults), ALPHA and ongoing faith formation for lay adults

Lillian Ćulumović

lculumovic@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0276

 

Catechetics

  • Offers to parishes, schools and regions information on Catechetics and helps establish their own catechetical programs
  • Offers to Catechists and to teachers resources, training sessions, workshops and retreats

English Sector: Koreen Hrizai

khrizai@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0273

French Sector: Diane Bélanger

dbelanger@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0272

Nathanael/Nathanaël

  • Provides parishes and parishioners with a 3-year faith formation program for lay adults enabling parishioners to enter a faith journey and live their baptismal vocation by becoming true missionary disciples.

English Sector: Lillian Ćulumović

lculumovic@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0276

French Sector: Diane Bélanger

dbelanger@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0272

Marriage, Family and Life

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and training regarding marriage, natural family planning, infertility and activities regarding respect for life
  • Assists parishes with finding or organising marriage preparation sessions, marriage enrichment activities and resources for couples going through difficult times. 

Sophie Freynet-Agossa &

Nadine Fetherston

 English sector:

 mfl@archsaintboniface.ca 

 204-594-0295

French sector:

mfv@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0274

 

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and helps establish their own  youth ministry groups
  • Offers training, retreats and resources for Youth Ministry Leade

Mireille Grenier

mgrenier@archsaintboniface.ca

204-594-0278

 

VOLUNTEER COMMITTEES

Contact Person

Vocations 

Director, Promotion of Vocations

 

Director, Vocations to the Priesthood

 

Archbishop Albert LeGatt

204-237-9851 

 

Fr. Joshua Gundrum

josh_josh12@hotmail.com

 

Liturgy & Celebrations

  • Provides parishes and pastoral regions with access to liturgical resources and training

English Sector: 

Darren Yarechewski

darren.yarechewski@aecom.com

French Sector: Sr. Jeannine Vermette vermettej@mymts.net

 

Ecumenism & Interfaith Dialogue

  • Offers to parishes and parishioners resources and formation regarding Ecumenism and Interfaith Dialogue
  • Coordinates events and initiatives or formation sessions with other religions and denominations

Greg Barrett
barreg63@gmail.com

 

Renewal & Growth of Parish Pastoral Councils

  • Provides information and formation for the renewal and growth of parishes.
  • Helps parishes form and run a Parish Pastoral Councils (PPC).

Mike Fritschij

rg_rc@archsaintboniface.ca

Bernie Quennelle

berniequennelle@gmail.com

 

Ministry of Presence to the Sick, the Elderly and the Disabled

  • Offers formation and resources to parishes and all individuals interested in the ministry for the Sick and the Elderly 
  • Provides training (sessions and workshops) and retreats for Eucharistic Ministers bringing communion to the Sick and the Elderly

Stepan Bilynskyy,
Permanent Deacon

bilynsky@msn.com

Social Justice

  • Provides parishes and pastoral regions with resources and training in order to develop Parish Social Justice activities.

Prison Ministry (Tri-diocesan Committee )

  • Offers speaker and presentation resources to parishes and church groups
  • Fosters and promotes a spirit of compassionate and healing care for all impacted by crime in keeping with evangelical restorative justice principles.

Louis Balcaen

ljbalcaen@gmail.com

 

 

Yolande Le Quéré

 prisons2014by@gmail.com

 

Refugee Sponsorship & Welcoming Newcomers (English)

  • Enables parishes to get involved in programs to welcome refugees and newcomers (new immigrants).

Gelila Hailu

refugee@archsaintboniface.ca

 

Missionary Efforts (Pontifical Mission Societies and Missionary Projects)

  • Provides information to parishioners about the Pontifical Mission Societies
  • Provides collaboration to parishes for the development of missionary projects

Sister Anne Adounkpe, FMM

anneafmm@gmail.com

 


Services to Parishes & Communities