Posts from March 2019

Posts from March 2019

New Evangelization Summit 2019: Register now!

On May 4th, 2019, join thousands of Catholics from across North America at the premier conference on the New Evangelization. The event will be held at the Infinity Convention Centre in Ottawa and webcast to host sites across Canada and the US. This year’s Summit is once again featuring world-class Catholic speakers: Michael Dopp, Fr. James Mallon, Cardinal Gerald Lacroix,…

The Joy of Mercy

On this Laetare Sunday, we focus on the JOY that is the hallmark of our healing encounter with the mercy of God. (Excerpted from The Church of Mercy by Pope Francis): I am always struck when I reread the parable of the merciful father; … it always gives me great hope. Think of that younger son who was in the father’s house, who was loved; and yet he wants his…

Diocesan Day of Confession

This year, the Archdiocese of Ottawa is holding a Day of Confession, across the diocese, on Friday, April 5th.  On that day, the sacrament of reconciliation will be available at St. Maurice Parish from 6- 8 pm.  For a list of confession times at other parishes on that day, visit the diocesan website: 

Ladies Afternoon Tea & Fashion Show

Come and celebrate spring and join us in our beautiful Atrium on April 27th (12-3pm) for Afternoon Tea and a Fashion Show by Marianne’s—Your Personal Boutique.  Have a wonderful afternoon of fun and friendship hosted by our Catholic Women’s League. We will provide a traditional afternoon tea atmosphere with silver tea service and pretty china.  Our guests are provided…

Guess who’s coming to dinner?

Next weekend, the priests of Annunciation Parish and the priests of St. Maurice Parish will be lightening things up a little. As you know, Fr. Lawrence and I are priests with the Companions of the Cross. In Ottawa, we minister in four different parishes. So, for the sake of some variety, and to get a chance to get to know some of the priests in our community, we will be…
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