With the absence
of regular Masses, we would like to highlight the
Automatic Bank Withdrawal for regular and
Together We Serve offerings. Itís simple to
implement, just fill in the form that is available
on our parish website and confirm when you would
like to start the deductions. Changes or
cancellations can be made at any time but must be in
writing. You can also donate to parish by bringing
your donation to our parish office during office
hours or you can donate securely and safely on our
manage your banking online, we have some exciting news! St.
Matthew Parish is now accepting e-transfers. Use the email:
to add St. Matthew Parish as a contact.
When you e-transfer money,
please include your name, address, envelope number, donation
any special instructions in the message box for the
transfer. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
We invite our parishioners to
consider donation of food items for our local Food
Bank. You can bring your donation during office
hours. Collection boxes are placed in the church
lobby. Thank you very much for your help!God bless!
A PRAYER AT THIS TIME OF
Jesus Christ, you are our refuge from
one generation to the next. Come to our aid now, in
the midst of the global spread of this virus, that
we may experience your healing presence.
Heal those who are sick with the
virus. Heal us from our fear and worry. Stay by our
side in this time of uncertainty.
Be with those who have died. May they
be at rest in your eternal peace.
Be with the doctors, nurses,
researchers and all medical professionals. May they
know your inspiring presence.
Be with us that we may act with care.
Be with the leaders and those who have
responsibilities. Give them the wisdom and insight
to make good decisions.
Be with us in our time of need, calm
our anxieties and bring your healing and peace.
WARNING! If you received or will
receive text message or email claiming to be from your parish priest
(Fr. Leon Kler) and asking for money or gift card because of some
urgent need (for example, to help someone in the hospital),
please do not send any money.IT IS A SCAM!Fr.
Leon or any other priest in Archdiocese of Edmonton will never ask
for help in this way. It is a SCAM.
you to report such incidents to the
Canadian Anti-Fraud Centreat
Watch this video about our seminarian JD Carmichael
JD Carmichael had his whole life planned out. A great
career, a house, and plenty of outdoor hobbies. Watch to
find out why it all changed when he felt God was calling him
to something more!
invites you individually or as a family to say the rosary
with the help of the internet. "Come Pray the Rosary" is a
perpetual rosary that allows people to say the rosary together on
the internet. You can join with others and say the rosary in
progress, or start it individually by choosing the mystery you want
Through this website, you can follow along as the Rosary is recited,
with the visual aid of video from the Holy Land. You can literally
see the places where the mysteries take place! You also can keep
track of how many other people, around the world, are joining you in
prayer. By clicking on the number of
people praying and then the map, you can actually see the location
of those you are praying with on a map. Please check out this great