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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


 
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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
    Saturday, May 27, 2017 - Easter Season
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish


    NEWS
    Today, May 26, 1957 our new church building of Precious Blood was blessed by Cardinal McGuigan.

    Click on a picture to enlarge it.
     
    First Holy Communion Proofs

    Parent of First Communion children kindly pick up your child's photo in the church office.

     
    TOTUS TUUS CAMP IS COMING AGAIN THIS SUMMER!!!

    Last summer we hosted our second Totus Tuus Camp. It was such a great success that we will be having a camp again this summer. The camp provides a great mix of faith and fun children from grades 1-6 in a day camp and grades 7-12 in an evening programme.

    Day Camp: July 10 to July 14 - 9 am to 2:30 pm
    $80 per child

    Evening Camp: July 9 to July 13 – 7 pm to 9 pm
    $$25 per youth

    Application forms are available in the church office.

     
    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:

    Al Gallant
    Ilona Torocsik

     
    Family of Faith Campaign

    Attention donors to our parish's Family of Faith campaign:

    Please help the Family of Faith campaign maintain its records by letting them know of any changes to your information, including your e-mail address. Please contact the Donations Processing Centre at campaign@archtoronto.org or call 416.934.3400 x555.

     
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    Summer Camp

    Totus Tuus – summer Camp for Catholic Youth is back!

    Archdiocese-trained missionaries come and stay with our parish community, spreading the Good News through games, songs, confession, catechetical instruction and Mass.

    Day Camp (students entering Grade 1-6)
    Monday – Friday (July 10-14) 9 am to 2:30 pm
    Register for only $80 per child for the week.

    Evening Program (students entering Grade 7-12)
    Sunday – Thursday (July 9-13) 7 pm – 9pm
    Register for only $25 per person.

    Registration forms are available in the church office. For more information contact Chico Nuguid at PBPyouth@gmail.com or 416-751-2661 ext 224.

     
    From the Pastor's Desk

    I would like to inform you that Cardinal Collins has named me pastor of Precious Blood Church effective June 29 of this year. My installation mass as pastor will be on Saturday September 23 at the 5:00 pm mass. The mass will be celebrated by Bishop Vincent Nguyen.

    I am humbled and honoured for this opportunity to continue to be part of this wonderful community of Precious Blood. Please pray for me. God Bless.

    Fr. Xavier

     
    Communion for the Homebound

    If you or anyone in your family is sick or advanced in age and are unable to attend mass regularly and would like Holy Communion brought to you at home please contact the church office at 416-751-2661 ext. 0. Someone will be in contact with you to make arrangements to visit.

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS
    Legion of Mary
    Saturday May 27 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday May 27 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, May 27 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    Bundle Up for the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul
    May 27-28

    Bring your gently used clothing, shoes, linens and new or nearly new toys to the east parking lot where there will be a Saint Vincent de Paul truck. Kindly tie your donations bags for easier handling and place the bags in the back of the truck.

    The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is a non-profit charity whose volunteer members collect these items to donate, exchange for vouchers or sell in order to support the works of the Saint Vincent de Paul.

    Catholic Book & Media Fair
    May 27-28

    The Daughters of St. Paull will be in the main entrance of the church with a display of Bibles, books, Music CDs, and DVD movies for all ages from their Pauline Centre in Toronto. This is a wonderful opportunity to get something inspirational for yourself or others, including the Celebration of the Sacraments: You can find more information about the life and mission of the Daughters of St. Paul / Pauline Books & Media can be found at www.pauline.org.

    Choir Practice
    Thursday, June 1 at 7:30 pm

    Prayer Group
    Friday, June 2 at 7:00 pm

    Legion of Mary
    Saturday June 3 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday June 3 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

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

    The next meeting is on June 3 at 6:30 pm in the church hall.

    PARISH FEAST DAY
    June 18

    After the 12 noon mass there will be a Eucharistic Procession in which all parishioners are asked to attend. The children who recently received their First Communion are invited to be part and encouraged to wear their First Communion outfits. There will be a BBQ following the procession.

    Knights of Columbus at Mary Lake
    Saturday, June 24

    The Knights are inviting you to join them for a day at Mary Lake Shrine. Arrival time is 11 am with the BBQ at 11:30 followed by recitation of the rosary on the Rosary Path.

    There will be an assembly at 10 am in Precious Blood parking lot for carpooling.

    Location: 13760 Keele St., King City ON. L7b 1B5.
    Direction: Take 404 North exit Blomington Rd. West to Dufferin Rd. Corner of Dufferin Rd and Blomington Rd Statue of Virgin Mary 300 meters west is the entrance of Marylake. 1 kilometer to the church.

     
    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 Weekday Mass
    5:00 PM Vigil Mass
    Readings
    First Reading:Acts 18.23-28
    Gospel:John 16.23b-28
    Intentions
    8:00 AM Thanksgiving ( req. Alex & Mary Fernando )
    Paul Deleo & Tony Defusco ( req. Maria Visconti )
    + Avelino Malvar Balicoco ( req. Angel & Marivic Herrera)
    + Magdalena Gloria Cruz ( req. Marion Pagkalinawan)
    + Angel Pagkalinawan ( req. Marian Pagkalinawan)
    5:00 PM Patria Hernandez & Anet Santos-Price ( req. Andy & Nita Santos)
    Office Hours
    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Confessions
    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

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