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Time to Pray: Sunday, March 1, 2015

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Build up a routine of prayer for Lent! Today’s reflection was written by Deacon Mike Bombak.  Deacon Mike is deacon for the Ukrainian Catholic Church in Alberta. He is the proud father of three (with another on the way!) and is working towards his red stripe in Taekwondo.Continue Reading

Five things I learned from Spock

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Leonard Nimoy, 1931-2015

 

This morning, we heard the news that Leonard Nimoy, best known for playing the Mr. Spock over the past five decades in the original Star Trek series, movies, as well as a variety of cameo appearances passed away this morning as a result of end-stage chronic pulmonary disease.

Though much of Gene Rodenberry’s vision of the future didn’t leave a lot of room for God, I think there’s a lot to be learned as a pilgrim people from Mr. Spock… and as a geek and trekkie (whose wife will be rolling her eyes the moment this publishes), I feel the need to point out what I’ve learned from Leonard Nimoy’s most famous character.Continue Reading