Diocesan Council Structure
The Edmonton Diocesan Council counts approximately 4546 member from 68 councils organized into 9 zones. The Council Executive, responsible for the administration of diocesan duties, is made up of: all Council Presidents, plus the Diocesan Officers, elected and appointed, including Standing Committee Chairpersons (11).
The Diocesan Council includes, in addition, all Zone Chairpersons, plus all Life Members, including Honorary Life Members, in the Archdiocese of Edmonton.
Diocesan Fall Meeting Information
Laudato Si’, On Care for Our Common Home - CCODP
The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace has prepared an excellent package of resources to help you
begin your own personal reflection on confronting the challenges of climate change, particularly for our sisters and brothers in the Global South,
who are suffering the most from the effects of climate change. Find it at https://www.devp.org/en/encyclical.
President Mary Hunt's Provincial Convention Report
One Rock Opens Hearts August 14th - 16th
Directions in Aboriginal Ministry
Registration is now open for the 2015 Directions in Aboriginal Ministry conference, August 17-20, in Surrey, B.C. This year's theme is “Decolonizing Pastoral Ministry: The Journey after the TRC, Building Right Relations of Respect and Integrity."
We will explore how our pastoral ministry can: support healing and social transformation in overcoming the harmful legacies of colonization; be supportive of authentic reconciliation;
Note: Three bursaries of $500 each are available to attendees from the Archdiocese of Edmonton. Contact Bob McKeon in the Office for Social Justice for more information.