Restoration

Restoration

June 2005

There’s Always a Possibility — by Tom Egan. The following was excerpted from the newsletters that the mission houses send to the community. Tom wrote them over the years from various houses, and taken together, they give a glimpse into the day-to-day life he lived...

Will You Offer This? — by Cheryl Ann Smith. The day I became an applicant of Madonna House, though it was Catherine Doherty who officially accepted and warmly received me, it was Tom Egan whom I experienced bringing me into the heart of the family....

An Off-Key Joy — Various Madonna House staff share thoughts and memories of Tom Egan....

Notes from Near and Far: Toronto, Ontario — by Carol Ann Gieske, MH Toronto. One Saturday three from our house—Elaine Dalton, Josephine Halfman, and I—participated in a pro-marriage rally and march. The crowd was small when we arrived at the Ontario Legislature Building, but later swelled to some...

Archbishop Joseph M. Raya has died at 88 — Archbishop Joseph Raya, the first “Associate Priest” of the Madonna House Apostolate, died peacefully on Friday, June 10, 2005 at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in Barry’s Bay, Ontario, Canada after a long illness. May the memory of Archbishop Joseph Raya...

Notes from Near and Far: Regina, Saskatchewan — by Sandy Wood, Marian Centre Regina. Volunteers are an integral part of our house. Many have been coming for over thirty years. Many have taken staff members into their hearts, and so find it very difficult to see us transferred....

Notes from Near and Far: Magadan, Russia — by Miriam Stulberg, MH Russia. We spent a few days mailing out copies of our latest Russian-language publications, new editions of Poustinia and Bogoroditza, to friends and contacts in Russia, the Ukraine, Latvia, and Lithuania. We’ve gotten some very positive...

Why Pray? — by Pope John Paul II. Through prayer, especially to Jesus at Communion, you will understand so many things about the world and its relationship to him, and you will be in a position to read accurately what are referred to...

Catherine: Cause Newsletter #9 — The Summer 2005 issue of Catherine, the newsletter to promote the cause for canonization of Servant of God Catherine Doherty, is now available to view on-line at: http://www.catherinedoherty.org/cause/009-Summer-2005.html...

 

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