The Prairie Messenger publishes every second week in July and takes a three-week summer vacation in August. Remaining summer issues will be dated July 29 and August 26.
The Archdiocese of Winnipeg welcomed two news priests into its fold with the ordinations of Rev. Christopher Dubois and Rev. Peter Nemcek July 3.
In 1975, five churches — United, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Anglican and Roman Catholic — announced that they had reached an understanding through which any one church would recognize the validity of baptisms conferred according to the established norms of the others.