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Deacon Dileep Our AoS Chaplain at the port of Vancouver has done a pilot program of taking three Seminarians on board the ship to give them a taste of the ministry to seafarers. ... See MoreSee Less

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The second day of the conference was very interesting and informative. The mental health issues of the seafarers were analyzed from different angles. From the seafarers perspective as an AB and Captain. From seafarers health concerned welfare agencies perspective and mental health professionals perspective. ... See MoreSee Less

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Yesterday I had come over to FT LAUDERDALE Florida to participate in the AoS USA annual conference and to give a presentation about our activities in Canada. It's a beautiful city and a very nice conference with a fraternal sharing. Though our work is an ecumenical one here we had lot of Catholic flavor. ... See MoreSee Less

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Last Friday we had a wonderful seminar organized by NAMMA. Myself, the AoS Secretary from National office Gladys Comue and the AoS secretary of Montreal Chaplaincy Tifani participated. It was an unforgettable memory for Gladys because of her 84th Birthday celebration. Thanks to Jason Zidermer the NAMMA executive director who cosponsored two of our representatives. ... See MoreSee Less

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Last weekend I had paid a visit to the port and chaplains in Toronto and Oshawa. Sunday I had concelebrated at noon mass at Oshawa in which Deacon Alban did a wonderful preaching. After mass both of us along with the new Volunteer Hendry went for a discussion over lunch.
Monday evening I had visitted the port of Toronto and Deacon Michael Ho introduced to me the New Deacon and had a brief meeting at the center with Judith the Anglican pastor and their new volunteer. After AoS chaplains and volunteer Condrad went for a dinner discussion.
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