Monday, January 16, 2017 - 2nd week in Ordinary Time
Welcome to Precious Blood Parish
Thanks to Deacon Ignacio Mateo who came to preach at Precious Blood this weekend. He is posted at St Roch's Parish in North York. God Bless You in your ministry.
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Thanks to Antonio, our caretaker, who fixed and put up the original cross that used to be in the church. It graces our rectory now.
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Attention: All Parishioners
We have ongoing parking problems. We kindly ask that you be considerate and:
Use the proper entrance and exit
Use only one parking space and park between the yellow lines
Do not block the entrance to the disabled parking. This spot is for the disabled only.
Do not park in the driveway. In the case of emergency this could mean the difference of life and death situation.
Do not park in the area directly behind the garage.
Your co-operation is appreciated.
Pray for the Deceased
Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen
Pray for the Sick
Your love is as wide as the oceans, as deep as the sea, and as tall as the heavens.
May your spirit rise like a mightly wave and come and restore those who are ill:
St. Kevin Catholic Elementary School Needs You!
We are looking for a lunch time supervisors for the 2016-2017 school year, and substitute lunch time supervisors to fill in as needed during the school year. You would be responsible for supervising students for the lunch period from 11:45am-12:45pm. This is a paid position. If you are interested in learning more about the position, please call Colleen Hayward @ 416.393.5300.
You may now sponsor a vigil lamp next to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Statue and the Our Lady of Lourdes Statue for your intentions.
The offering is $20 per candle and you may contact the office. Your intention will be mentioned in the weekly bulletin.
Come every Wednesday night for Holy Hour at 6:00 PM and a special devotion to the Precious Blood of Jesus.
At 7:00 PM we continue with Mass and a devotion to St. Joseph and will be receiving The Body and Blood of Christ under both species.
Every First Friday after the 7:00 PM mass at Precious Blood we will have the opportunity to receive the anointing of the sick.
Come and receive this precious gift of love.
Knights of Columbus General Meeting
Wednesday January 18 at 7:30 pm.
Thursday, January 19 at 7:30 pm
Legion of Mary
Saturday January 21 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room
Junior Legion of Mary
Saturday January 21 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room
At all the masses on January 21 & 22 Frank Jennetta, from Catholic Cemeteries, will be presenting information regarding the options available to you offered by the Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Toronto.
Following the 12 noon mass Frank Jennetta and a representative from Jerrett Funeral Home will make a presentation entitled "Your Life, Your Legacy". All are welcome to come to the church hall for the presentation and refreshments.
Children's Choir Practice
Saturday January 21 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.
Our programs resumes on Saturday January 21 at 6:30 pm in the church hall.
All high school students are welcome to attend. Bring a friend.
Coffee & Tea Social
The weekend of January 21/22, after all the masses the CWL will be hosting a coffee and tea social in the church hall. Everyone is invited to meet and greet your fellow parishioners and priests.
Social Planning Committee
There will be a meeting of the committee in the church hall on Monday, January 30 at 7:00 pm
First Communion Preparation
Classes for First Communion Preparation begin Saturday February 11 at 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm in the church hall
Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
March 12 – 21, 2017
Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha will be the spiritual leader on the pilgrimage while visiting Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Cana, Mt. Tabor, Mt of Beatitudes, Tabha, Capernahum and more.
For more information contact Zennie Galway at 416-560-1150.
Classes for Confirmation begin Saturday March 25 at 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the church hall.
Live Video Streaming
Live streaming from our church! Take a look to what is going on now in the church.
You are able now to stream and view all masses and liturgical events that take place at Precious Blood Parish.
Visit Souvenir Bethlehem eStore and purchase Holy Land souvenirs. You will not only have a piece of Bethlehem to share with your family and friends but you will also be supporting the Christian community that has dared to stay in this Holy City as we continue to celebrate the wonderful truth of His life.