Many students make it through middle school without learning public speaking, persuasive writing, and the etiquette of professional interactions. And yet, students are expected to put these skills into practice as they apply to high schools.
This summer was one of contemplation! 2 priests and a lay person came to the SSC for 5 days of retreat in early June. We held a formal 8-day Ignatian retreat from June 21-29.
The Lector’s Training Session held on July 7, 2022 was a huge success. Sixteen parishioners attended the session presented by Anita Soltero, Assistant Director for Faith Formation and Catholic Schools, Diocese of Ogdensburg.
Pictured are the two indigenous pilgrimage groups sponsored by the Archdiocese of Ottawa-Cornwall who went to Quebec City for the Papal visit of Pope Francis last week. One group represented 36 Indigenous Catholics and residential school survivors.