Welcome to Saint Monica Parish

Upcoming Events

Bible Study with Deacon Tom: What we Believe

January 23, 2024 – April 11, 2024

The beauty of the Catholic faith. Discover the Amazing Riches of the Catholic Faith  What is the Catholic Church all about?  What does it mean to be Catholic?  What do Catholics actually believe?  The     Catholic Church is extraordinary.     Founded by Christ himself, the Catholic Church is where we encounter God in his Word, his sacraments, [Read More…]

Altar Server Training

February 24, 2024
11:00 am

Seeking Altar Servers – new and returning Grades 3 and up We are offering a training session: When:  Saturday, February 24  Time:  11 am – 12 pm (followed by a free pizza lunch) Where:  St. Monica Parish Hall Please pre-register by emailing Milva [email protected]

Lenten Parish Mission: Taste and See the Goodness of the Lord

February 26, 2024 – February 28, 2024
7:00 pm

Guest Speaker:  Marcel Dion, Magnificat Ministries https://www.magnificatministries.ca/ Mon. Feb. 26:  The Goodness of the Father Tue. Feb. 27: The Goodness of the Son Wed. Feb. 28: The Goodness of the Spirit

MOVIE NIGHT AT THE PARISH!

February 29, 2024
6:00 pm

Where:  in the parish hall When: Thursday, February 29  6pm Bring your own brown bag dinner – we will gather to share a mean and get to know our neighbours better 7pm Movie and popcorn Feature movie:  To Kill a Mockingbird Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KR7loA_oziY Popcorn will be provided All are welcome!

Half Day Women’s Retreat

March 2, 2024
9:00 am

All women from St. Monica Parish are invited to join the St. Andrew CWL Chapter on the morning of Saturday, March 2nd.  They will be hosting a half day retreat for women on beginning with a special morning Mass at 9:00 am, a celebration and reflection.  The theme will be Aging Gracefully and the speaker [Read More…]

Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass

April 14, 2024
2:30 PM

This Mass will be held on Sunday, April 14th, 2:30 pm at Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica. For those celebrating 60 (or more), 50, 40, 30, 25, and 20 years of marriage.  At Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica.  Register online by clicking on this link; https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=wSp-GwJgYUyiyFbMxmU6QcHzTbXOKWpGrZlZl_c7fH9UNTQ5QkgwUzJKTExLQ0lDSjVHODlTOFhOVSQlQCN0PWcu Please register before Easter to ensure your spot.

Latest News

Fr. Martin’s Thoughts

The Three Pillars of Lent: Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving Lent is a privileged time of the year during which we are called to unite ourselves more closely with Christ in His forty days of fasting and prayer in the desert and give of ourselves just like he gave himself for our salvation. It is an [Read More…]

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK – Special Notice

To all parishioners, It’s come to my attention that framed images are being placed on our church walls without my authorization. Anything placed in the church (including articles on our bulletin board) without my permission will be removed and placed in my office. If the owner does not come to me within a week to [Read More…]

Did You Know….

How Do You Properly Dispose of Broken Rosaries and Other Blessed Items? As Catholics, we commonly have religious items blessed, whether it be by a priest or bishop. When we have a rosary, crucifix, palm branch, or other item blessed it becomes permanently sanctified for a    sacred purpose. However, over time statues and    rosaries may [Read More…]

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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