2022 Advent Penitential Services

The Advent season is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end of time and to the anniversary of Our Lord’s birth on Christmas. Click for a schedule of all the Advent Penitentials that parishes have sent to the Archdiocese:


Archbishop Smith: Everyone involved in Catholic education is called to be a Gospel witness

10 May 2022

Appears in: Archdiocesan News

Catholic Education Week will celebrated May 23-27. The theme this year is Rebuild, Renew and Restore Together. Alberta’s bishops will each read the Gospel of the day and provide reflection for an audience of students, teachers and families.

Video: Archbishop Smith reflects on the Gospel reading for Monday, May 23.

Calgary Bishop William McGrattan celebrate mass for Alberta’s Catholic schools on Friday, May 27 at 10 a.m. The mass will be livestreamed by the Calgary Catholic School District.

Read this year’s Catholic Education Week letter in English and in French

Read more about Catholic Education Week on the GrACE (Grateful Advocates for Catholic Education) Facebook page


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