Canada 150 and Gratitude
Like many Canadians I am incredibly fortunate. Some of the gifts I’m grateful for include that Canada is one of the most diverse democratic countries in the world. I was born into a poor Catholic family in Toronto, the month after two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan.
Source: Brendan McManus, SJ
Growing up in St. Dunstan’s Parish, our Pastor Father Toomey was a simple kind man who had a reputation for holiness.
The world has changed considerably since the fifties, and me along with it. Probably the biggest change is discovering why God made me. I’ve often asked myself: “what is the