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Archive for May, 2014

PROSPHORA: Liturgical Bread

Prosphora is the special bread that is prepared for use at the Eucharistic liturgy. It is a leavened bread made from simple and pure ingredients: wheat, salt, water and yeast. One of the most distinctive aspects of prosphora is that it is kneaded significantly more than most table breads, because it must be firm must […]

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NWLF 2014: LIVING INCLUDES DYING

NWLF 2014: LIVING INCLUDES DYING Holy Eucharist Parish hosted a Neighbourhood Barbeque as one of Winnipeg’s events for the 2014 National Week for Life and Family. The Barbeque was planned to be held outside next to the church building. However, cold windy weather forced the event inside. The evening began with a ‘social hour’ where […]

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WINNIPEG MARCH FOR LIFE 2014

This year’s March for Life was as beautiful an event as ever – with two significant aspects: the sunny weather and the overwhelming amount of young people in the march and on the podium. It was an experience of great hope. Young people – especially university students from Winnipeg and Brandon amazed the crowd with […]

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FIRST CONFESSION AND HOLY COMMUNION

On Sunday, May 4, Holy Eucharist Parish celebrated a very important occasion in the life of the Parish and in the lives of some of our youngest parishioners. Children who had prepared for a whole year of Level 2 Catechism under the direction of Mrs. Joan Buchel, received Holy Communion with their family and friends and […]

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