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Sunday Masses
Saturday5:00 PM
Sunday8:30 AM
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
Daily Mass
Monday8:00 AM
Tuesday8:00 AM
Wednesday6:00 PMHoly Hour with Benediction
7:00 PMMass
Thursday8:00 AM
Friday8:00 AM
First Friday6:00 PMHoly Hour with Benediction
7:00 PMMass
Saturday8:00 AM
Staff
Pastor:Rev. Xavier De Pinto
In Residence:Abp. Lawrence Saldanha
In Residence:Rev. Joseph Moncada
Administrative Assistant:Nadine Kotes
Youth Minister:Chico Nuguid
Contact
Church Address:
1737 Lawrence Avenue East
Toronto, Ontario M1R 2X7
(Just East of Victoria Park Avenue on Lawrence Avenue)

Telephone: 416-751-2661
Fax: 416-751-2662
Email: preciousbloodtoronto@gmail.com
www.PreciousBlood.ca

 
Wheel Chair Accessible

Office Hours
Monday to Thursday
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
(lunch from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Friday:
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Saturday:
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Sacrament of Reconciliation/Confession
Saturday: 4:00 – 4:45 PM
First Friday: 6:00 – 6:45 PM
Please call the Pastor for other times
Sacrament of Baptism
Please contact the office
Sacrament of Matrimony
Please contact the Pastor at least one year in advance and prior to booking your hall.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
Please contact the office
Knights of Columbus
Jose Reyes - 416-759-2051
St. Vincent de Paul Society
Please call 647-499-5594
Schools
Preciuos Blood: 1035 Pharmacy Ave. 416-393-5258
St. Kevin: 15 Murray Glen Dr. 416-393-5300
St. Catherine: 30 Roanoke Rd. 416-393-5316


 
Thinking about the priesthood or religious life? Hearing Jesus' call "Come and follow me"? Not sure?

Visit Vocations Toronto at www.vocationstoronto.ca, a resourceful site in answering these questions.

Sacraments for the Sick & Elderly
Please notify the office if you know of someone who is in hospital or confined to the home due to sickness or old age. We will gladly bring Communion to them.
Other Ministries
For all other ministries:

  • Altar Servers
  • Children's Liturgy
  • CWL
  • Eucharistic Fraternity
  • Financial Council
  • Holy Communion
  • Lectors
  • Legion of Mary
  • Liturgical Decorators
  • Music Ministries - Adults
  • Music Ministries

    please check out our Telephone Directory.

  • Precious Blood Roman Catholic Church
    Scarborough, Ontario
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - Advent - Memorial of St. Ambrose
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish


    NEWS
    Christmas & New Years Mass Schedule

    Christmas Eve
    5:00 pm Children's Mass
    7:00 pm Mass
    11:00 pm Carols
    11:30 pm Mass

    Christmas Day
    8:30 am, 10 am & 12 noon

    New Years' Eve
    8:00 am, 5:00 pm

    New Years' Day
    8:30 am, 10 am & 12 noon

     
    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:

    Carol D'Aguiar, Colin Cox, Ilona Torocsk, Peter Berezowski

     
    Pre-Authorized Giving Plan

    Did you now that we have a new and modern way to donate. Many of us already pay most of our bills electronically by pre-authorizing the transactions, well, now you can support Precious Blood Parish that way too! We have recently established the Pre-Authorized Giving Plan (PAG). It is a very convenient and wonderful way for you to support your parish. Forms are available in the church office or at the entrance of the church.

     
     
    New Pictures

    New pictures from the annual CWL Singalong are available on the Memories page.

     
    New Pictures

    Thanks to Knights of Columbus who set up and had our lighting of the nativity scene in front of our church.

    More pictures are available on the Memories page.

     
    HAS YOUR ADDRESS CHANGED?

    Please notify the church office if you are changing parishes or have had a change of address. This will enable us to have the correct information for tax receipts and to update our files. Thank you for your cooperation.

     
    Advent Confessions

    During the week of December 12 to 17 there will be extra times for the Sacrament of Confession in churches in the Archdiocese of Toronto. A listing of the times and parishes will be available soon at archtoronto.org/confession.

    Besides our regular confessions times of Wednesdays at 6 pm, Saturdays at 4 pm, First Fridays at 6 pm and by appointment we will have a day of confessions on:

    Wednesday December 14

    9:00 am – 12 noon
    1:00 pm – 5:45 pm
    6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
    7:30 pm – 8 pm

     
    Angels Among Us

    We will have a small cut-out of angels available near the Christmas Tree. You can write messages or the names of your loved living and deceased relatives and friends on the angels and then place them on the Christmas Tree in the Sanctuary. This will be our prayer and a reminder that those who have gone before us remain part of our Christian family.

     
    Vocation Discernment Retreat

    The Office of Vocations invites single Catholic men, 17 years and older to attend a Vocations Discernment Retreat from Dec 9 to 11, 2016 at Manresa Spiritual Renewal Centre, Pickering. (Starts on Friday at 7 pm). This is a good retreat for men who are at crossroads in discerning God’s desired Vocation for them.

    The retreat offers Guided reflections, Holy Mass, Adoration, confession and the assistance of a vocations team. Suggested donation of $150 to help cover costs. For more information, please contact (the parish priest) or call 416-968-0997 or email vocations@archtoronto.org.

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS
    Christmas Concert
    with the Columbus Belle Voci Ensemble and The Precious Blood Choir with soloist Annabelle Rodrigues

    Children's Christmas Party

    When: Saturday, December 10, 2013
    Where: Precious Blood Parish Hall
    Time: 11:00 am – 2:00pm
    Age: 4 – 12 years
    Cost: FREE

    RSVP: Church Office 416-751-2661 before December 4th to confirm your attendance.

    We will be accepting donations of unwrapped gifts like – socks, school supplies, mitts, gloves, scarves or hats which will be given to the Sisters of Life for the needy.

    Advent Confessions
    During the week of December 12 to 17 there will be extra times for the Sacrament of Confession in churches in the Archdiocese of Toronto. A listing of the times and parishes will be available soon at archtoronto.org/confession.

    Besides our regular confessions times of Wednesdays at 6 pm, Saturdays at 4 pm, First Fridays at 6 pm and by appointment we will have a day of confessions on:

    Wednesday December 14

    9:00 am – 12 noon
    1:00 pm – 5:45 pm
    6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
    7:30 pm – 8 pm

    iChalice
    On December 17 & 18 please welcome Deacon Terence Rebello who will speak about Chalice – a Canadian, Catholic sponsorship program. He will explain how you can help a destitute child at one of 56 mission sites in 15 developing countries.

    For more information visit website www.chalice.ca.

    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.

     
    Today...
    Masses
    6:00 PM Holy Hour with Benediction
    7:00 PM Mass
    Readings
    First Reading:Isaiah 40.25-31
    Gospel:Matthew 11.28-30
    Intentions
    7:00 PM Andy Manalo ( req. Manalo sisters )
    Isabella Herbert ( req. Ruth Alphonso)
    + Guiseppe Andreana ( req. Lamanna family)
    + Norman Wilson ( req. Gloria Wilson)
    Office Hours
    9:00 AM – 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Confessions
    6:00 PM – 6:45 PM

    This week...
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    Masses on the coming days

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    Visit Vocations Toronto, a resourceful site in answering these questions.

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