Community

Community

Dear Parish Family – Esa’s Story

Greetings in the Lord. For the four Sundays of Advent, I would like to share four examples of people in our own parish who have experienced God breaking into their hearts and lives in a wonderful way.  Advent is a preparation time for the Feast of Christmas; the moment when Jesus, the Dawn from on high, broke upon our world in darkness.  I hope that these testimonies will…

Introducing… Family Ministry!

Introducing an exciting new ministry at St. Maurice Parish! Family Ministry SUPPORTING FAMILIES BY FOSTERING COMMUNITY, GROWING IN OUR LOVE FOR GOD AND CELEBRATING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH TOGETHER. Family Ministry was formed to create opportunities for families of all ages to connect with other families within the parish and deepen our faith life together. Ministry events…

Christmas Postage Stamps

A message from the CWL The Catholic Women’s League would like to inform you of the following information concerning “Christmas Postage Stamps.” On November 2, Canada Post issued its 2018 Christmas stamp. A more contemporary and simple sort of folk art has been chosen this year. Away in a Manger, has at the centre, baby Jesus nestled in his crib with the Christmas Star…

Christmas Eve Pageant

This year’s Christmas Eve pageant will be held at the 4:30pm Mass on Christmas Eve. If any or all of your children are interested in participating, we will be having our first meeting on Nov. 25th directly after the 9 am Mass. We will meet by the statue of Mary right after Mass for sign up and more information. If you have any questions, please contact Ruth:…

The Holy Hour: Almsgiving Project

The Holy Hour is holding its annual Almsgiving Project throughout the month of November. We invite you to remember your deceased family members and loved ones by making a donation to CAREFOR. Carefor Health and Community Services is a registered charity home health care and community support service to the residents of Eastern Ontario. Carefor, established in 1898, was…