ORDERED & SPECIAL COLLECTIONS – FALL 2020

Because of the Covid-19 virus, some collections were postponed until the fall, joining those already scheduled. All are listed below, for your convenience. If you are able to support them via ‘Canada Helps’, put the name (in italics below) under the fund description. Cheques should be made out to the parish, with the message or memo note giving the italicized name. Thank you for your generous support.

Please click on title for more details.

EMERGENCY FUND – CRISIS IN LEBANON

Following the deadly explosions that devastated Beirut, the people of Lebanon need our solidarity and our prayers.

Thousands of families have been impacted by the explosions that shook the city on August 4, 2020. Many are sleeping in ruins or on the street despite the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our partners are on the ground, already providing aid.

Each donation will make a difference for the population, which is also struggling with the pandemic and an economic collapse.

Click on the title for a link to the donation page.

RESERVATIONS FOR WEEKEND MASSES

For details on how to make a reservation to attend the Celebration of Mass on the weekend, please click on the title.

Aaannnd, we’re back…..sort of ****PLEASE READ

A limited number of parishioners (up to 30% of the building’s capacity) may attend the weekend Masses by advance reservation ONLY.  Special safety protocols will be in effect and seats will be assigned.  

For details click on the title.

Weekday Masses
Monday 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am
Friday 3 9:00 am
Ist Saturday 9:00 am

Please note: numbers will be limited and you will be asked for your name and telephone number.

Parish Annual Meeting Minutes

On June 4th the Parish Annual Meeting took place on Zoom.  Click on the title to access the link for the minutes

WE ARE NOW SET UP FOR ONLINE DONATIONS!

Click on the home box (the 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

In the absence of being able to attend Mass in person, 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.

PASTOR’S DESK

The Lord calls us not only to accept his gifts, but also to imitate his generosity so our hearts may be open fully to the power of his love. God’s mercy often has little to do with human logic and our well-developed sense of rights and obligations. We experience shortages, limitations and a finite number [Read More…]