Missions

Missions

Pilgrimage to St. Joseph’s Oratory

Celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph, on Tuesday, March 19, by joining us for a pilgrimage to the Oratory in Montreal.  The bus leaves from Our Lady of Fatima Church at 8 am and returns at 6pm. The itinerary includes Holy Rosary, Confession, Holy Mass, Veneration of Relic of St. Brother Andre, lunch and Divine Mercy Chaplet. Spiritual leader: Fr. Lawrence Hyginus, CC. Cost:…

2019 World Day of the Sick

The World Day of the Sick was instituted by Pope John Paul II in 1992 and has three permanent themes. First, it reminds the faithful to pray intensely and sincerely for those who are sick. Second, the celebration invites Christians to reflect on and respond to human suffering. And third, this day recognizes and honours all persons who work in health care and serve as…

Dear Parish Family – Looking ahead to 2019

Dear Parish Family, Thank you so very much for your generosity in giving Christmas gifts, food, and well wishes.  Fr. Lawrence, Miguel and I are very grateful and we have had a wonderful week.  Fr. Lawrence and Miguel are presently in Toronto visiting family and friends until Sunday.  I will be away in Kitchener from January 1st in the afternoon until January 7. I look…

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…

Sandwich Program for Shepherds of Good Hope

The St. Maurice CWL will be starting its Sandwich Program for the Shepherds of Good Hope (http://www.sghottawa.com/current-campaigns/ ) in the second week of November. We run the program for the season provided that the daily temperatures remain below approximately 4 degrees during the day. We are requesting donations of any type of sandwiches( no lettuce ) each week for…