Feast of St. Cecilia 22 November 2014
9:05 AM: Regular Morning Mass
2:00 PM High Mass celebrated by Cardinal Collins (also a celebration of the Centennial of St. Cecilia School)
St. Cecilia community will be hosting an informal reception after the 2:00 PM mass in our church basement.
100th Anniversary of St. Cecilia Catholic School
22 November 2014 at 2:00 PM
St. Cecilia Church
163 Annette St., Toronto
Cardinal Collins will celebrate a Special Mass for the Feast of St. Cecilia. we will have a reception in the basement afterwards featuring a birthday cake for the school and an interactive art piece to create a banner for the interior of our school. For more information, visit http://www.saintcecilia100.ca/.
The Shepherds’ Trust
Thank you for supporting Shepherd’s Trust, and our retired clergy. This fund does more than just support our priests in their twilight years; it represents a very tangible gesture of thanks for the blessings we have received. You generosity is greatly appreciated.
St. Cecilia’s Church 21st Annual Christmas Bazaar and Raffle
Saturday, 6 December 2014
9:00 Am – 1:30 PMSt. Cecilia’s Church Hall
Unique Vendors! Fresh Baked goods! Raffle draw!
A visit from Santa Claus! Free coffee!
Free crafts for the children! Or come out just to enjoy the ambiance!
Raffle tickets will be sold! You could in a 48″ LED HDTV,
Toronto Maple Leafs tickets, multiple Toronto Raptor tickets
and so much more!!!
Christmas Cards and Cakes
As in previous years, during the months preceding the great “Feast of the Nativity of Our Lord”, right to Life Christmas Cards and Campaign Life fruitcakes will be on sale in the vestibule after Saturday and Sunday Masses stating 2 November until 23 December. One of the most important fundraisers Campaign Life Catholic does each year, is the sale of the delicious Christmas cakes. This helps to continue the work for the unborn, the elderly and the disabled, supporting life at every stage.
Large cakes: $25.00
Small Cakes: $15.00
Cards: $8/10 pk.
Solemn Eucharistic Adoration with His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins
18 December 2014, 7:00 PM to 10 PM
St. Basil’s Parish, 50 St. Joseph St., Toronto
His eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins and the Office of Cathlic youth invite all to join the young adults of th Archdiocese of Toronto to participate in solemn Eucharistic Adoration at St. Basil’s Parish.
A professional choir will offer chant for a portion of adoration and Cardinal Collins will provide a brief reflection . The sacrament of reconciliation will also be made available for the duration. A social for the young adults of the archdiocese will follow at St. Basil’s Parish Hall from 8:30 PM to 10 PM.
For more information, contact the Office of Catholic Youth at 416-599-7676, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.ocytoronto.org .
Advent Retreat Day – God Is With Us: Bringing Hope to Those Living in Darkness
December 6 – 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
St. Gabriel’s Parish
670 Sheppard Ave. E.
Please join us for a reflection on our Christian commitment with Fr. Rick Frechette, CP. Father Rick is a Passionist serving the people of Haiti as both a priest and a medical doctor. Fr. Rick will talk about our Christian commitment to share the Good News, especially with those who are living in the darkness of poverty, injustice, and slavery in its many forms.
Cost is $5 per person. A simple lunch will be provided. To register, please call the parish at 416-221-8866, or email email@example.com .
Exciting Retreat Weekend for Men
4-7 December 2014
Queen of Apostles Renewal Center, Mississauga
MEN’s ACTS (Adoration, Community, theology, Service) This is a powerful, experiential retreat for personal growth and renewal. For further information or to register please call the Centre at 905-278-5229 or Willy 647-281-5990.
St .Michael’s Choir School at Massey Hall: A Toronto Christmas Tradition
6 December 2014
7 December 2014
Tickets are now available for the Choir School’s Annual Christmas concert. Buy online at http://www.masseyhall.com or call 416-872-4255.
For more information, visit http://www.christmasconcert.ca .