This excerpt from Fr. Bob's homily in preparation for the feast of The Exaltation of the Holy Cross was the origin of our name 'Companions of the Cross'. Recorded Sept. 7, 1986 at St. Mary's Church in Ottawa.
Videos explaining our spirituality, life and mission and telling the fascinating story of how this community of priests came into existence through the movement of the Holy Spirit within a small group of men.
The Catholic Disciple is a foundational series that inspires all who desire to grow in faith and live as a true disciple of Christ.
Through this 10 talk series, Fr. Bob Bedard presents the basic truths of our faith in a relatable, humorous, and clear way. This Scripture-based series presents the Father, Jesus, the Holy Spirit, the Church, liturgy, prayer, sacraments, healing, wisdom, discipleship and ministry—giving essential tools to live a life led and inspired by the Holy Spirit. A helpful guide is available for presenting the series to a group, with a meeting format and group discussion questions. The Catholic Disciple has been used for over 25 years in parish renewal, prayer groups, lay and seminarian formation, confirmation, and RCIA. An accompanying book is also available.
What does God want me to do? Is healing possible? Does God speak to regular people? How do I develop a life of prayer? What is the mission of the Church?
" The best thing I've ever done is turn my life over to the Lord. That makes me his disciple." -- Fr. Bob Bedard, CC
Videos of Fr. Bob Bedard revealing key teachings and personal experience that shaped his priesthood, the Companions of the Cross, and countless people who have been touched by his words, advice, and fatherly love.