Yes, the title is correct, and I did intend to say “men.”  Many acknowledge today that more needs to be done to help Catholic men know and live the faith.  Unless you enter a seminary or a religious institute, many of the things on offer are either for women (e.g. the Catholic Women’s League) or are a turn-off for men.

An initiative in Ottawa will help fill a gap …

First Friday Evening Gathering of The Men of the Eucharist starts Friday February 3rd at the Diocesan Centre (1247 Kilborn Place) .

Click here to view poster for more details.

We will be meeting every First Friday Evening.

Here are the dates for the First Fridays for the upcoming year: Mark your Calendars

February 3, 2012
March 2, 2012
April 13, 2012
May 4, 2012
June 1, 2012
July 6, 2012
August (No gathering in August)
September 7, 2012
October 5, 2012
November 2, 2012
December 7, 2012


The series is based on a book by Fr. Larry Richards entitles “Be a Man”


See EWTN interview with Fr. Richards:


Read reviews of Fr. Richards’ book:

Please pass this on to any men who might be interested in “Becoming the man God is calling you to be