Parish Updates Regarding

COVID-19

Mass has resumed on a limited basis at Holy Name Church.

Safety precautions are in place to ensure the safety and well-being of all Parishioners.
See the News section for more information

 

What you can do during this time:

Holy Name remains open for private prayer during regular office hours (9:30-12:00, 1-4 PM). 

In keeping with the Government of Alberta’s mandatory mass gathering restrictions, please observe the following:

  • When visiting the Blessed Sacrament Chapel for private prayer, there should be no more than 15 people together at any time
  • Observe at least 2 metres of physical distancing
  • Those who are ill, show symptoms of illness (however mild), as well as individuals from “demographic groups at greater risk of severe disease, such as people 60 years of age or older and individuals with chronic medical conditions” should stay home.

Observe the Mass

Mass Live Stream Schedule  

Sacrament of Penance

Confessions are available by appointment only; contact the Parish Office for details.

Spiritual Communion

When it is not possible to receive communion, it is beneficial to cultivate in your heart a constant desire for the Sacrament.  Pray the St. Alphonsus of Liguori act of spiritual communion.

Lectio Divina & Reading Scripture

Parishioners are encouraged to pray and reflect on the daily readings and practice Lectio Divina, using resources such as The Daily Gospel

Pray the Liturgy of the Hours

The Liturgy of the Hours, or the Divine Office, is the daily prayer of the Church which marks the hours of each day and sanctify it with prayer. To learn more and begin praying this venerable practice of Catholic Tradition, visit universalis.com.

Do Spiritual Reading and Watch Spiritual Videos

The following websites offer wholesome Catholic content that could minister to your spiritual needs during this time:

Pray the Rosary

Do you or someone you know need help?

The following organizations are able to offer assistance: