St. Patrick's Cathedral

Thunder Bay, Ontario

211 South Archibald Street
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 1G4
Phone: (807) 622-5389 Fax: (807) 622-1529

Covid Updates/Responses and Archived Quizzes

 

LATEST COVID-19 UPDATES & GUIDELINES

 

Pandemic Update from Bishop Colli : September 25, 2020

1.  GUIDELINES TO PARTICIPATE AT MASS

2.  COVID-19 – SCREENING POSTER

3.  FACE COVERINGS REQUIRED
Those who attend Masses or Services in the Cathedral are now required to use a mask or face covering when they enter the Church.  Masks are available in the Sacristy  for those who do not have their own.

4.  PART OF THE PHYSICAL DISTANCING REQUIREMENT IN CHURCH
Every other pew will remain empty during Mass.
The front pews on both sides will also remain empty to ensure that proper distancing is maintained as persons return to their places after receiving Holy Communion.

 

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PANDEMIC RESPONSES

The following are questions and  Faith based responses to help us manage this current Pandemic.

(Click on each question for the individual responses)

1.  New!  “Why do WE NEED Bazaars, Parish Picnics and Luncheons in a digital age?”

2. “Why do some people NOT consider the Church an ESSENTIAL SERVICE?”

3. As a senior I am staying at home from Mass for now but I pray the Rosary each day.  Where did this ROSARY prayer originate?”

4.  “SHOULD I COME TO CHURCH, if I still don’t feel right about attending Mass yet?”  and
“Why doesn’t the CHURCH CONSIDER MASS ON LINE ONLY from time to time?”

5. Why are OUR PRAYERS to rid ourselves of this Pandemic not being answered?

6. Why are so many BAD THINGS happening in our world all at once during this Pandemic?

7. How should we deal with lock down BOREDOM AND RESTLESSNESS?

8. What should we learn from this PANDEMIC EXPERIENCE?

9. Should Christians  “PUSH BACK” against Government restrictions on Church gatherings?

10. Why do some people resort to playing, “BLAME GAMES” in times of crises?

11. How can we renew our EASTER BAPTISMAL VOWS  and bless our Family when our Churches are closed?

12. Can anything good come from this CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC?

13. How can  I be THANKFUL when there seems to be so little for which to give thanks today?

14.  Is it wrong to doubt DIVINE PROVIDENCE  in the midst of this current pandemic?

15.  How can I find LIGHT AND HOPE  at the end of this very dark tunnel? 

16.  How can we be EXCUSED  from attending Mass on Sunday?

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ADULT AND CHILDREN’S ARCHIVED FUN QUIZZES

   

A.  Click on these Quizzes for Adults and test your Faith Knowledge …

“THE 12 APOSTLES AND THE DISCIPLES OF CHRIST” – NOVEMBER 22 2020

“THE FOUR GOSPELS AND THEIR  WRITERS” – NOVEMBER  15, 2020

” SAINTS AND THEIR ATTRIBUTES IN CHRISTIAN ART”- NOVEMBER 8, 2020

“MINISTRIES: LECTOR, EUCHARISTIC & ALTAR SERVICE”: NOVEMBER 1, 2020

“CATHOLIC FUNERALS AND MEMORIALS” – OCTOBER 25, 2020

“OUR CANADIAN SAINTS AND BLESSED ONES” – OCTOBER 18, 2020

“CATHOLIC CHURCHES AND CHAPELS” – OCTOBER 11, 2020

“WHAT’S IN A NAME?” – OCTOBER 4, 2020

“SAINTS OF CANADA AND THE WORLD” – SEPTEMBER  27, 2020

“DEACONS AND MINISTERS OF SERVICE” – SEPTEMBER 20, 2020

“WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT JESUS AND MARY” – SEPTEMBER 13, 2020

“UNDERSTANDING THE NEW TESTAMENT” – SEPTEMBER 6, 2020

“UNDERSTANDING THE OLD TESTAMENT” – AUGUST 30, 2020

THE HOLY EUCHARIST – AUGUST 23, 2020

“MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND ANNULMENTS”- AUGUST 16, 2020

“FAITH TEACHINGS AND SAINTS” – AUGUST 9, 2020

“POPES AND CARDINALS” – AUGUST 2, 2020

“UNDERSTANDING RELIGIOUS ART”- JULY 26, 2020

“CATHOLIC RELIGIOUS ORDERS ” – JULY 19, 2020

“OUR SAINTS AND CHURCHES” – JULY 12, 2020

SIN AND CONFESSION – JULY 5, 2020 

THE ANOINTING OF THE SICK – JUNE 28, 2020

THE FACES OF EVIL – JUNE 21, 2020

HOLY ORDERS AND RELIGIOUS LIFE – JUNE 14, 2020

THE SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE –  JUNE 7, 2020 

WORLD RELIGIONS – MAY 31, 2020

THE COMPOSITION OF THE  NEW TESTAMENT – MAY 24, 2020  

BAPTISM & CONFIRMATION –  MAY 17, 2020

CHURCH HISTORY –  MAY 10, 2020

CATHOLIC BELIEFS –  MAY 3, 2020  

CATHEDRAL FACTS AND TRIVIA – APRIL 26, 2020 

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B.  Click on these Children’s Quizzes to help them understand their Faith …

“THE 12 APOSTLES OF JESUS” – November 22, 2020

“THE TALENTS THAT GOD GIVES US?” – November 15, 2020

“WHO ARE THE SAINTS IN THESE PICTURES?”- November 8, 2020

“WHO ARE THE SAINTS?”: November 1, 2020

“LOVING GOD AND OTHERS”- October 25, 2020

“THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY COMMUNION” –  October 18, 2020

“THANKSGIVING WEEKEND” QUIZ  – October 11, 2020

“WHAT OUR NAMES MEAN” –  October 4, 2020

“THE SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION” –  September 27, 2020

“THE SACRAMENTS” –  September 20, 2020

“THE LIFE OF MARY” – September 13, 2020

“THE TEACHINGS AND THE MIRACLES OF JESUS” –  September 6, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 6 – August 30, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 5 – August 23, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 4 – August 16, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 3  – August 9, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 2 – August 2, 2020

“THE LIFE OF JESUS”: PART 1 – July 26, 2020

“THE CATHEDRAL’S SACRAMENT WINDOWS” – July 19, 2020

“SOME THINGS THAT THE BIBLE TELLS US ABOUT JESUS” – July 12, 2020

“THINGS WE BELIEVE TO BE TRUE” – July 5, 2020

“CANADA DAY” QUIZ – June 28, 2020

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT ST. JOSEPH” – June 21, 2020

“WHAT WE BELIEVE” – June 14, 2020

“THE MANY THINGS IN OUR CHURCH: PART 3” – June 7, 2020

“THE MANY THINGS IN OUR CHURCH: PART 2” – May 31, 2020

“THE MANY THINGS IN OUR CHURCH: PART 1” – May 24, 2020  

“WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM OUR CHURCH WINDOWS” – May 17, 2020

“MARY, THE MOTHER OF JESUS” – May 10, 2020: (Mother’s Day)

“THE BEAUTIFUL THINGS IN OUR CHURCH – May 3, 2020