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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.
Youth Ministry
Like the PBP Youth Ministry page on Facebook
or follow @PBPyouth on Instagram for updates.
Email PBPyouth@gmail.com for more information, or call Chico at 416-751-2661 ext. 224
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
    Friday, September 22, 2017 - 24th week in Ordinary Time
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish


    NEWS
    Couples for Christ

    Invites you to the Christian Life Seminar.

    The CLS is an integrated course intended to lead seminar participants into a renewed understanding of God's call to them as Christians. It runs for a total of 9 separate sessions, usually held once a week. Most sessions consist of three basic ingredients: a teaching, a group discussion, and a time for fellowship. Each session would normally last for about 2-1/2 hours.

     
    Cyber Senior's Program

    Senator O'Connor College School is commencing their Cyber Seniors' program on Thursday, September 28, at 3:00 in the school library. We are located at 60 Rowena Drive, off Victoria Park between Lawrence and Ellesmere. All are welcome to attend. No previous skills required. Light refreshments will be served.

     
    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:

    Dick Flaherty
    Al Gallant
    Tristan Baxter
    Pamela Moore

     
    Advent Retreat

    Join us at Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre in Niagara Falls for a quiet relaxed encounter with Christ this Advent.

    Check out our poster below for more information:

     
    Vickie's Services

    Child and Youth Worker for 32 years with the T.C.D.S.B., counselling youth and developing facilitating workshops.

    Youth Talk: (16-25 years) Are you stressed, overwhelmed, need someone to talk to?
    Starting Oct. 4 2017, Every Wednesday from 2-5 pm. In Our Lady of Fatima room.
    Session: 45 minutes. (nominal fee)

    Women Connections: (24-45 years)
    An 8 week program discovering who we are, making connections with others, learning mindfulness strategies and time for reflection with God.
    Format of group: Interactive program and individual exercises.
    Oct. 10 – Nov. 28, 2017 – Our Lady of Fatima room
    6:30 pm – 7:30 pm (nominal fee)

    If interested call Vicki at 416-526-1661.

     
    ANNUAL DINNER AND DANCE

    The Catholic Women's League of Canada, Precious Blood Council, will be holding their Annual Dinner & Dance on Saturday October 14, 2017 @ 6:30pm in the parish hall.

    Tickets will be $25 for adults, children 12 and under are $10. There will be door prizes and a silent auction.

    The proceeds will help support our church and the CWL charities.

    For tickets please contact Nenita MacKenzie at 416-759-2725 or 416-669-9211.

    Check out our poster below:

     
    Bereavement Group - New Beginnings

    New Beginnings is a ministry dedicated to helping people who have suffered loss through separation, divorce or death of a loved one.

    Our Bereavement Group will meet on Monday evenings from September 25 to November 6 – 7pm to 9 pm in the Frank O’Connor room.

    If interested please call the church office and leave your name and phone number to be added to the list of participants.

     
    PBP Youth Ministry Needs Volunteers

    We are looking for adults and teens who would like to be involved in Youth Ministry at Precious Blood Parish. No experience required. Simply an open heart, love for Christ and His Church, and willingness to serve in the ministry.

    There are many ways you can get involved.

    LIFE TEEN (High School program) - Adult volunteers 19 years of age and older.

    EDGE (Gr. 6-8 program) - Adult volunteers 19 years of age and older, and Teen volunteers 15-18 years of age.

    Please e-mail Chico Nuguid at PBPyouth@gmail.com or call Chico at 416-751-2661 ext. 224 for more information about volunteering.

     
     

    UPCOMING EVENTS
    Legion of Mary
    Saturday September 23 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday September 23 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, September 23 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    Installation Ceremony & Reception
    All parishioners are invited to celebrate with us on Saturday September 23 at the 5 pm mass when Fr. Xavier will be installed as our pastor by our regional bishop, Bishop Vincent Nguyen.

    Following the mass at 6:30 pm as part of this celebration we will be having a Corn Roast – Harvest dinner which includes corn, sausage, salad, desert and beverage. After dinner there will be music and dancing.

    Tickets are available from all ministry leaders and from the Knights of Columbus or call Bob Bentley at 416-200-1001. Advance ticket sales only. NO ticket will be available at the door.

    Prices:
    Adults - $12.00 each
    Under 14 years - $8.00
    Pre-school – Free

    Cash bar

    For more information, check out our poster below:

    CWL Planning Committee Meeting
    Monday, September 25 at 7:00 PM

    Bereavement Group - New Beginnings
    New Beginnings is a ministry dedicated to helping people who have suffered loss through separation, divorce or death of a loved one.

    Our first meeting will take place on Monday, September from 7pm to 9 pm in the Frank O’Connor room.

    If interested please call the church office and leave your name and phone number to be added to the list of participants.

    Finance Committee Meeting
    Monday, September 25 at 7:00 pm.

    Exercise Group
    Tuesday, September 26 at 11:00 AM.

    Prayer for Life
    Tuesday, September 26 at 7:00 pm

    Sacramental Registration and Information Meeting for Parents
    Sacrament of Confirmation

    Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 7:00 pm in the church

    Parish Council Meeting
    Wednesday, September 27 at 7:30 pm

    Exercise Group
    Thursday, September 28 at 11:00 AM.

    Choir practice for 10:00 AM choir
    Thursday, September 28 at 7:30 pm

    Prayer Group
    Friday, September 29 at 7:00 pm

    Legion of Mary
    Saturday September 30 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday September 30 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, September 30 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    LIFE CHAIN 2017
    Life Chain this year is on Sunday, October 1st between 2-3 pm.

    Please mark the date on your calendar and join fellow parishioners at the intersection of Lawrence and Victoria Park for a prayerful, peaceful witness to the sanctity of all human life. A collection to help defray the cost of advertising will be taken up during the event. We have 8 pieces of sidewalk to cover so please spread out and don't stand in groups.

    Hope to see you on the Chain.

    End Woman Abuse
    Catholic Family Services of Toronto Foundation and Precious Blood Parish invite you to attend the 8th Annual mass offered to End Women Abuse on

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

    6:00 pm – Holy Hour with Benediction
    7:00 pm – Mass celebration
    8:00 pm – Light Refreshments in the Parish Hall

    2,000 Hail Mary
    The Legion of Mary in its 10th year sponsorship will be having the 2,000 Hail Mary devotion on Saturday, October 7, 2017 here at Precious Blood from 9 am – 4 pm with Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. Come and together we will pray to Our Blessed Virgin Mary.

    We welcome volunteers in leading to recite the rosary (especially the family). Registration is available in church entrance.

  • The rosary is a spiritual weapon, a heavenly sword, fashioned by the hands of a Divine Craftsman - Fr. Donald H. Calloway,MIC
  • The rosary is the weapon that wins all battles - St. Pio of Pietrelcina
  • Every word of the rosary is a prayer to God - Servant of God, Frank Duff
  • Our Lady of Fatima
    In celebration of the conclusion of the 100th year of Our Lady of Fatima Apparition, October 13, 2017 - Friday at 6:00 p.m. our parish will have a Grand Rosary Rally. This will include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Rosary, Benediction, Mass and Candlelight procession to the parish ground leading to the image of the Holy Family.

    Invite your family and friends and we look forward to your participation on the said event in our parish. Let us bring our prayers and petitions to Our Blessed Mother.

    ANNUAL DINNER AND DANCE
    The Catholic Women's League of Canada, Precious Blood Council, will be holding their Annual Dinner & Dance on Saturday October 14, 2017 @ 6:30pm in the parish hall.

    Tickets will be $25 for adults, children 12 and under are $10. There will be door prizes and a silent auction.

    The proceeds will help support our church and the CWL charities.

    For tickets please contact Nenita MacKenzie at 416-759-2725 or 416-669-9211.

    Check out our poster below:

     
    Precious Blood Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land & Italy

       
    December 17, 2016 marks the 175th anniversary of the Archdiocese of Toronto, kicking off a year-long celebration of this historic milestone.

    More information about our anniversary celebrations is available here!

    More updates to follow soon.


    Live Video Streaming
     
    New!!!

    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.

    Click here


    Today...
    Masses
    8:00 AM Mass
    Readings
    First Reading:1 Timothy 6.2c-12
    Gospel:Luke 8.1-3
    Intentions
    8:00 AM Archbishop Larry Saldanha ( req. Legion of Mary)
    Office Hours
    9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Confessions
    No confessions today. Please call the office.

    This week...
    Read this Sunday's reflection
     
    Masses on the coming days

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