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A Call to Serve: The Permanent Diaconate

The office of deacon traces all the way back to the early church and had disappeared for a long time. At the Worldwide Chinese Permanent Deacon Conference which took place at Toronto on May 2018, Fountain of Grace talked to a number of permanent deacons to explore the role they place in the Church and the society.
Publish date: 2019 - 9 - 18


 
The Lord calls. My family responds.

Deacon Paul Ma was ordained to the permanent diaconate in the Archdiocese of Toronto in 2014. How did God call him? How did he and his family respond to God's calling?
Publish date: 2019 - 3 - 2


 
A Diaconate Rooted in Love

Deacon Robin Cheung and his wife share with us how Robin became a Permanent Deacon through a diaconate program. Through serving the Church, they witnessed how God gives them much more than they can repay.
Publish date: 2015 - 6 - 13


 
Deacon Raymond Chan – His Conversion in Sickness

Deacon Raymond Chan used to be an engineer who lives a flourishing life, but his battle with cancer transformed him from being an arrogant and hard-hearted person into one who accepts God's and other people's love. He later decided to devote his life for God and became a permanent deacon.
Publish date: 2013 - 8 - 29


 
Live in the Present

None of us gets to control our own fortune or misfortune, but we can all choose to live the present moment with a positive attitude. Deacon John Wu will share with us how we can strive to seek God's will in every choice we make, as we face our challenges in life.
Publish date: 2012 - 10 - 14


 
Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Decides?

As medical science advances, it seems like we have control over the end of human lives. But is it really right for us to do that? In this episode, Deacon John Wu would explore the topic of human dignity, as well as how we can face death with a peaceful heart.
Publish date: 2012 - 10 - 7


 
A Ministry of Service

Deacon John Wu is a permanent deacon from Calgary. As a deacon, he serves in liturgies, evangelization efforts, as well as charity work. He has also served as an in-house doctor at a high school in Macau, taking care of the physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being of students. He would share with us his unique experiences.
Publish date: 2012 - 9 - 30


 
A Physician’s Heart

Deacon John Wu is a pediatrician. Being both a medical doctor and a deacon, Deacon Wu treats not just his patients' physical sickness, but also helps them experience Christ's merciful love.
Publish date: 2010 - 9 - 19


 
Interview of Deacon John Wu

Publish date: 2010 - 8 - 7


 
Interview of Deacon John Wu

Publish date: 2010 - 7 - 31


 
Journey with You, Lord !

Two Chinese deacons, Michael and Tom, share with us their lives and roles as deacons and how they serve the community with Jesus' passion to spread the love of God.
Publish date: 2009 - 4 - 5