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:


Upfront Podcast

Upfront with the Archbishop is a weekly podcast where we seek to bridge the gap between the hierarchy and the faithful by discussing the beauty, truth, and challenges of our Catholic faith.

A new episode will be released every Tuesday starting May 10th. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts!

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Submit Your Question!

Want to ask Archbishop Smith a question, or give us your feedback on the podcast? We’re going to pick a question to play at the end of every episode for the Archbishop to answer. Of if you’d rather write out your question to be read on the show, email podcast@caedm.ca. Some questions may be chosen as topics for a whole episodes!

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