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Clay’s Corner Episode #4: We Will Win – Fr. Joseph Named New Bishop of Kamloops

Fr. Joseph Nguyen – the Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Vancouver – RCAV – has been named as the new Bishop of the Diocese of Kamloops.

In my new Clay’s Corner, I talk about Fr. Joseph’s wonderful qualities and amazing story, and I trace the genesis of his most famous proclamation. ‪

Holy Noodle: My Farewell Speech to Bishop-Elect Msgr. Mark Hagemoen

bfmhOn Sunday, December 8, hundreds of people gathered for the Farewell Mass and Dinner for Bishop-Elect Msgr. Mark Hagemoen before he departs for Yellowknife ahead of next Sunday’s ordination as the new Bishop of the Diocese of Mackenzie-Fort Smith.  I was blessed to be able to share a few words as part of the program.  Here is a portion of my speech from the evening.

Tell me if any of these sound familiar to you:

“Holy Noodle!”

“Pitter patter, let’s get atter!”

“You take care now.”

“Don’t quote me on that.”

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