Welcome to Saint Monica Parish

Upcoming Events

YOUTH GROUP

September 3, 2022 – June 30, 2023

We wish to start up our parish Youth Group in person again this fall, most likely using the   bi-weekly Friday evening format using St. Monica Parish Hall. We need adult organizers as well as youth. If you are interested in helping to make this happen, call or e-mail the office. Older youth / young adults [Read More…]

RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS

September 20, 2022 – April 8, 2023
7:00 PM

Looking to become Catholic? Looking to know more about Christ and the Church? If any of these questions are on your mind, the RCIA program is for you. RCIA is geared to preparing adults to enter the Church and be fully initiated in the sacraments. It is also a great outlet for adults who come [Read More…]

WE ARE RESTARTING COFFEE CLUB

September 22, 2022 – June 29, 2023
9:30 am

Begins Thurs. Sept. 22 (and every Thursday afterwards) Coffee Club meets in the office boardroom after the 9:00 am Thursday morning Mass. Coffee and tea will be provided but please feel free to bring treats to share! If you have any questions, please call Janice at 613-727-1067 ext 221

40 DAYS FOR LIFE – Sept. 28 – Nov. 6

September 28, 2022 – November 6, 2022

The outdoor prayer vigil at the southwest corner of Queen, just off Bank Street, will take place  daily, from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.  To participate from home, register a time slot on the on-line prayer calendar OR pause and pray daily, at noon in unison with the many others who are praying during the [Read More…]

LIFE CHAIN – SUN. OCT. 2, 2-3pm

October 2, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

There will be an hour of silent prayer and witness for the  respect for life on Sunday, Oct. 2 from 2:00-3:00 pm at the corner of Merivale Rd. and Meadowlands Dr.  You are welcome to park nearby at St. Maurice Church.

WOMEN’S STUDY GROUP

October 11, 2022 – June 27, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This group for women will provide a safe space for discussion and healing with a biblical perspective.  This year we will be endeavouring to read/listen to “The Bible in a Year” with Fr. Michael Schmitz.  The weekly meetings and this program will be helpful for the group to dig deeper into the Bible teachings and [Read More…]

FALL GARDEN CLEAN-UP

October 15, 2022
9:30 am

Bring your pruning sheer and come help clean-up the Church flower beds to get them ready for winter. Experience not necessary!

ALTERNATE HALLOW’EEN

October 28, 2022 – October 31, 2022

If there is interest in organizing this, we can resume our parish “All Saints’ Family Celebration” at St. Monica Parish Hall (on either Oct. 28 or 31). If you want to be involved, contact the parish office.

Latest News

URGENT APPEAL – PAKISTAN FLOODING

Development and Peace Appeal for Funds for Pakistan Flooding: Development and Peace has launched an appeal for funds to assist Caritas Pakistan. The Government of Canada is matching all donations dollar for dollar, ending on Sept. 28 . https://www.devp.org/en/blog/devastating-floods-in-pakistan-a-chance-to-help-twice-over/

WE ARE NOW SET UP FOR ONLINE DONATIONS!

Click on the home box (the above picture of St. Monica Church with the words “Parish Donations”) above for information on how to donate. The parish still has expenses and counts on your support.

THE MASS ON TV AND THE INTERNET

Please find a series of links prepared by the Archdiocese for you to be able can watch Mass from home on your computer or mobile phone.

Live Webcast

The live webcast of Sunday Mass will be broadcast to YouTube starting around 10:55 am until approximately 12:15 pm.

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