Posts from March 2017

Posts from March 2017

EASTER MASS SCHEDULE:

Holy Thursday, April 13th (No morning Mass) Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 8pm (bring bells to ring at the Gloria) Good Friday, April 14th (No morning Mass) Passion of the Lord with Veneration of the Cross 3pm The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available from 2 to 4pm Holy Saturday, April 15th Easter Vigil at 8pm (bring bells to ring at the Gloria) Easter Sunday, April…

STEWARDSHIP MOMENT

Stewardship is a call to collaborate with God. In baptism we are anointed and called. We are called to be a light, as St. Paul says in today’s second reading, “Live as children of the light”. How is God calling you? What are the gifts He has given you to respond to this call? Spending some quiet time in prayer with God each day is the best way to discern His plan and…

ANOINTING OF THE SICK

On Saturday, April 1, we will offer the Sacrament of the Anointing of the sick immediately following the 4:30 pm. Mass. Anyone with a serious illness or malady or facing an upcoming surgery or hospital stay is invited to come up for the anointing after Mass. The Sacrament of the sick is not strictly for those with life threatening illnesses or those approaching death. It…

STEWARDSHIP MOMENT

In today’s Gospel, (Mar. 18/19) the Samaritan woman allows herself to experience a life-changing encounter with Jesus. As she conversed with Jesus her understanding of who he was grew, and this inspired her to want to bring others to also know Him. The more we come to know Jesus the more we desire to share the joy that we have discovered in knowing and following Him.…

MAKING OUR VOICES HEARD

This year, two of Canada’s federal political parties are holding leadership races. The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops released a guide for the 2015 federal election, called “Making Our Voices Heard.” http://www.cccb.ca/site/images/stories/pdf/2015_Federal_Election_Guide_EN.pdf Our Catholic faith encourages us to contribute to a better society,…

New Evangelization Summit

JOIN THOUSANDS OF CATHOLICS ACROSS NORTH AMERICA INSPIRED AND CONNECTED IN THEIR FAITH! This two-day conference will bring together world-class Catholic speakers who are leaders in the New Evangelization to provide inspiration, encouragement, training, practical wisdom and resources on how Catholics can effectively evangelize. All Catholics – pastors, missionaries, lay…