17 February 2019 – The 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

41st Annual Concelebrated Mass
St. Cecilia’s Church
Sunday, February 24th, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Principal Celebrant & Homilist
His Eminence, Thomas Cardinal Collins,
Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Toronto

Informal Reception To Follow In The Parish Hall.

Volunteers are needed to help with this event.  Donations of Irish soda bread, scones and a variety of sandwiches and baked goods are requested for the reception.  Sign-up sheets are available at the back of the church.  Thank you for your support.

“Let’s keep the tradition alive!”

All Funds donated will go towards the costs of installing a Celtic Cross on the Grounds of St. Cecilia’s Church in memory of the Irish Community who built this beautiful church.

2019 Lift Jesus Higher Rally
Saturday, March 3, 2019
9:00 am to 5:30 pm

​Metro Toronto Convention Centre; 255 Front St. W., Toronto

The theme of this year’s rally is “Fire in the Earth (Luke 12:49). Featuring: inspired talks by Ralph Martin, Sr. Ann Shields and keynote guest speaker Patti Mansfield; an adult High Mass (with Sunday readings)  celebrated by His Eminence Cardinal Thomas Collins. A youth mass (with Sunday readings) will be celebrated by Bishop Scott McCaig. Youth Rally theme: “More than Conquerors” (Romans 8:37-39) as part of the  separate youth (13-18 years).

COST: $25 for adults, $15 for youth
CONTACT: Catholic Renewal Ministries
PHONE: 416-251-4255 or 905-270-2510
EMAIL: info@lift-jesus-higher-rally.ca
WEBSITE: www.lift-jesus-higher-rally.ca

Now Registering for September 2019/2020

Have you heard of Mary, Mother of God School? We are an affordable, private school (Grades K-12), deeply rooted in the Catholic tradition and located in the Roncesvalles/Parkdale area. We have an excellent academic program, a dynamic and joyful student life, and small classes where each student is known and loved. For more information please visit our website at www.marymotherofgodschool.orgor call us at 416-531-7897.

10th Annual Dynamic Women of Faith Conference for Catholic Women

Cardinal Collins will celebrate the opening Mass of the
10th annual Dynamic Women of Faith Conference for Catholic Women on Saturday March 23, 2019.
St. Maximillian Kolbe Parish, 9:10 a.m.

Conference location: John Paul II Polish Cultural Centre
4300 Cawthra Rd, Misissauga

Topics include:
– Laughter: The Sanity of Family Life
– Lawyer to Priest – The Journey
– Motherhood Matters

Speakers include: Mary Wagner, Fr Eric Mah, Dorothy Pilarski, & Dr. Ray Guarendi

“Calling ALL Girls”

the evening before will feature Isabella & Natalie Bruno, Kataryna Ryba, Natalie Pilarski, and Dr. Ray Guarendi. For more information including registration fees and location visit www.dynamicwomenfaith.com or call 416 907 1042


Queen of Apostles Renewal Centre
1617 Blythe Rd, Mississauga, ON
March 22nd – 24th 2019

The centre team will preach a Lenten retreat on the theme: EVERY GIFT REVEALS GOD’S LOVE: BUT NO GIFT REVEALS GOD’S LOVE MORE THAN THE GIFTS OF THE CROSS.

For further information or to register please call 905-278-5229.

2018 Donation Tax RECEIPTS

Donation Tax Receipts for the Year 2018 have been prepared (for donations of $20 or more over the year) and are ready for pick up at the back of the church this weekend.  On request, tax receipts will be prepared for donations between $10-20.

We thank all those who make their sacrificial offering each week.  In particular we thank those who remember that church expenses don’t go away, and make up for missed offerings on the weekends when they are away! 

Please ensure to write or indicate the amount of your offering each week on your envelope, to ensure that you receive proper credit for your donation in this year of 2019!

Tax Receipts for those who donated to St. Vincent de Paul or participated in the SVDP Christmas Star Campaign are also available.