Forgiveness: Why bother?
February 9 — 7 to 9 p.m. Boston Pizza
50 Courtneypark Dr. East, Mississauga
The Office of Catholic Youth, Faith Connections and your local parishes invite young adults (19-39) to an evening of thought provoking theological discussion in a relaxed setting, with special guest: Fr. Michael Pace, SDB.
Fr. Michael will speak about the importance of forgiveness.
Does forgiving mean forgetting?
Can I forgive and stay angry?
How do I know I’m forgiven?
Young Adult Eucharistic Adoration & Social
January 30 — 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier Parish
5650 Mavis Rd., Mississauga
All young adults are invited to an evening of Eucharistic Adoration and fellowship.
Start the year off right. Spend an hour with Jesus in prayer, worship and reflection, followed by a social to celebrate the New Year and meet more young adults from the Western Region of the archdiocese. Confessions will be offered throughout the evening. Hot chocolate social to follow in the upper hall. For more information, contact the Office of Catholic Youth at 416-599-7676, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.ocytoronto.org.
You are invited to join a Canadian delegation in attending the next International Eucharistic Congress, which will be held in Cebu, Philippines. In addition to the Congress, several visits are included in this trip, scheduled from January 20th to February 4th, 2016. We will spend 4 days in Hong Kong, and 10 days in Cebu, Philippines, staying in 4-star Hotels. Departure is from Toronto with Air Canada. Price: $4370.00/pers. Double Occupancy. For more information: 1-800-465-3255 (Toll Free)
Saturday Vigil: 5:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am, 11:30 am (Youth Mass)
Monday, Thursday & Friday 9:30 am
Tuesday & Wednesday 7:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 to 4:30 pm & by appointment.
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
9:00 am – 12:00 noon; 1:00 - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 noon; 1:00 - 9:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Monday & Saturday
World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life
On Monday, Feb 2, 2015, the Church celebrates the World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life. In the Archdiocese of Toronto, we are blessed to have living and serving among us more than 100 different religious congregations. This World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life is a wonderful opportunity for us to thank God for the gifts of these religious sisters, brothers and priests and to pray for God’s blessing upon them in their efforts to faithfully live the evangelical counsels of poverty, chastity and obedience.
On Sunday, Feb 1, 20115, at 3 pm at St. Paul’s Basilica, there will be a special Mass presided by His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins, in celebration of the vocation and witness of these special men and women religious who are such an important part of the life and ministry of the Church in our archdiocese. All are welcome to attend. In the Archdiocese of Toronto we are blessed to have living and serving among us more than 1,000 religious men and women of over 100 different religious congregations. This World Day of Prayer wonderful opportunity for us to thank God for the gifts of these religious sisters, brothers and priests and to pray for God’s blessing upon them in their efforts to faithfully live the evangelical counsels of poverty, chastity and obedience.
John the Baptist is sent by God to prepare the way for His Son. In our present time God sends priests, religious and deacons to prepare the people to receive His Son. If you think God is calling you to a Church vocation, call Fr. Christ Lemieux, Vocation Director 416 968 0997 or email email@example.com
Have You Tried God’s Way?
When: Tues Feb 17 @ 7-9pm
Where: St. Ignatius of Loyola Parish (2300 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Mississauga)
Hosted by: Catholic Family Services of Toronto- New Beginnings
Speaker: Fr. Fred Scinto, CR
Please contact: 416-921-1163 x2235 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A Bereavement Support Group will begin in March 2015. If you or anyone you know has experienced the death of a loved and wish to join this group,please call Linda Wisz at 416 620 7662.
Our 2015 Offertory Envelopes are ready for pick-up. You will find them in the Church Hall arranged by envelope number. To confirm your envelope number, binders are available with listings of parishioners by envelope number and by last name (alphabetically).
Registering as a parishioner of Nativity of Our Lord offers you and your family members a number of benefits, such as:
The Shepherds Trust Collection Committee is looking for new volunteer members to assist with the annual campaign to raise money for the retired priests of the archdiocese. Parishioners with fundraising knowledge or writing skills and an interest in this important initiative are encouraged to apply by sending their resume to Marisa Rogucki at email@example.com