Today’s focus on this, the Lord’s Day: the Apostles Peter & Paul as the principal witnesses in the Western Church to Christ and to the saving power of His death and resurrection. – excerpt from Ordo 2013-2014
First Friday Eucharistic Adoration Friday, July 4, 2014
On the First Friday,our Parish celebrates Eucharistic Adoration immediately following the 9:05 a.m. Massuntil 6:00 p.m.
“The worship of the Eucharist outside of the Mass is of inestimable value for the life of the church. ” – Ecclesia de Eucharistic by Pope John Paul II
Please consider taking time out this Friday, July 4th, in prayer and worship of the Eucharist. For those who would like to schedule an hour to ‘keep watch’, signup sheets for specific times slots, can be found at the back of the church.
His Holiness, Pope Francis, has appointed Bishop McGrattan as Bishop of Peterborough. Bishop McGrattan had served as Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Toronto for the Central Region for 4 years.
With his Installation on June 23rd, the Bishop will begin his new ministry in Peterborough. We wish Bishop McGrattan all the best in his new ministry.
For those who wish to make a contribution, you are still welcome to do so. You can drop your ShareLife envelopes in the offertory basket until July 27th or donate online at www.sharelife.org until July 31st.
Every donation dollar will help us to meet our parish goal by July 31st of $30 000!
Thank You for Your Generosity! Together we can work wonders!
Council 4976 John XXIII Membership Information Presentations
July 5-6, 2014 at all Masses
The Local Council of the Knights of Columbus is currently looking for new members (men 18 years and older) to contribute to our Catholic community.
As a member you obtain the benefit of belonging to an international Catholic fraternity. The Knights of Columbus offers its members special fraternal benefits including life insurance products. In addition, being a member provides great opportunities for networking.
In support of our Catholic community we meet once a month and participate in various church events.
If you are interested, please call Tony D’Avanzo at 416-937-1327.
LAST WEEKEND’S STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL!
Thank you to all who came out and supported the event, and especially to all those who prepared the strawberries and baked goods, donated baked goods and jam, worked the event, and all who assisted in making the Festival a fun-filled, success! A very special thank you, again this year, to Angelo Favretto, who was coordinator extraordinaire, and who tirelessly organized and prepared for the event, and to Maria Ruccolo, who led her team of expert bakers in preparing sponge cakes and other baked goods over the week leading up to the event! We raised over $3400.00 towards the restoration of our beautiful church! Congratulations to our raffle draw winners!
We thank Lynett Funeral Home for their donation of an iPodtouch for our raffle!
UPCOMING DATES TO NOTE:
Sunday, June 29th: This is the last printed bulletin until September. Notices of upcoming events, Mass Intention Schedule, and Feasts of the Week, will be posted weekly on the bulletin board in vestibule.
July 1st: Office closed.