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Fr. Simon and Marcus Schonnop

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‘MEN WANTED for hazardous and challenging journey. Low wages, cultural indifference, long hours and spiritual darkness. Once set on the plow handle, there will be no looking back. Final rewards, so incredibly worth the sacrifice.’

St. Scholastica Monastery

The Remnant Church

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"Jesus loves me, he loves you, and we are to extend that love to the world."  

5 Applciants

We Are Stronger Together

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The sooner we learn to connect with others, through both the good and the bad, the stronger we will become.

Assumption farm welcome sign

Quiet Interruptions

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We had our first power outage yesterday, an issue in rural Ontario and a real problem during the winter cold. We lost power just before 6:00 am.

The Fulfilment of all Desire Book Cover

Live Life Fully!

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“God is going to do most of the work. We still have to make some effort. Yes, there will be some suffering involved. It will be so incredibly worth it!”

Poustinia at Assumption Farm

Honestly, it is a Little Frightening

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But, what if you had the time? What if you had more time than you needed?!

Assumption Farm

What Type of Church?

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"And so, on this indoor winters day I take some time to wonder what type of Church our seminarians are training for. Will it be the new springtime? Or, will they have to wait longer? Either way,...