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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, April 20, 2018 - Easter Season
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish


    NEWS
    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:

    Tristan Baxter, Joyce Dwyer, Geraldine Ellis.

     
    Pray for the Deceased

    Cornelia "Mary" Tucker, Deacon Greg De Marchi.

    Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen

     
    Precious Blood Annual International Night

     
    Catholic Education Week

    May 6 - May 11, 2018
    "Renewing the Promise"

    We invite all parishioners to join in celebrating Catholic Education Week 2018.

    For more than 165 years, Ontario's publicly funded Catholic schools have been integrating our faith into all aspects of school life, nurturing the gifts and talents of every student. We celebrate the distinctive contribution that Catholic schools provide, giving thanks and offering our prayers for all those who faithfully journey with our young people each day.

     
    MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP

    Spend a Night of Relaxation at the Caffeine Café (Victoria Park and Lawrence) on April 26 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The fee for this relaxing workshop is $25.00. For more information, please call Vickie at 416-526-1661.

     
    DAY OF REFLECTION

    For Catholic Parents of Lesbian Daughters and Gay Sons
    Saturday, June 2 2018

    Catholic parents dealing with a child's disclosure of same-sex attraction are invited to this Day of Refection at Manresa Jesuit Renewal Centre in Pickering. For a brochure and more information please call John Montague at 416-523-6449.

     
    MARTYRS' SHRINE JESUITS OPEN "THE MAGIS" - A GUESTHOUSE FOR REST AND RENEWAL.

    Opening in April, this place of rest and renewal is located on the holy grounds of Martyrs' Shrine and nestled in the heart of Georgian Bay.

    For more information or to enquire about booking a stay, please contact Fr. Patrick Coldricks, SJ by email at guestmaster@martyrs-shrine.com or visit https://martyrs-shrine.com/the-magis/.

     
    Liturgical Dance Group "God's Little Angels"

    Our Liturgical Dancers next performance will be on "International Night" on May 26th 2018.

    Rehearsals are on the following dates: April 21st and 28th; May 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm.

    If you have children ages 5 to 12 please come to rehearsals.

    If you need more information or have questions, please call Vickie at 416-526-1661.

     
    Marian Shrines Tour to France, Spain & Portugal

    August 26 to September 6, 2018 (12 Days)

    under the spiritual leadership of Father Xavier De Pinto

    This is a trip of a life time that will enrich your faith and stay treasured in your heart for ever!!!

    Including 3 nights in Paris, 2 nights in Lourdes, 2 nights in Madrid, 2 nights in Fatima and 1 night in Lisbon.

    We will also visit Lisieux, Zaragoza and Avila.

    Flying Air Canada 4* hotels, airfare, air taxes, 2 meals per day, tours, daily mass, entrance fees, English speaking guide.

    Price $ 4890 pp double occupancy

    For info please contact Gatways International Edgar TeteJbaun. 905-889-0483 Ext 233 Email: edgar@gateways-international.com

    For more information, full itinerary and registration form, click here

     
    COME JOIN OUR CHILDREN’S CHOIR

    Children from ages 7–13 are welcome to join us as we sing at the Saturday 5:00 pm Mass.

    Practice is one Saturday a month. To find out more please email celebrateinsong@gmail.com with your name, age, school and your contact email or call the church office at 416-751-2661.

     
    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
    Prayer Group
    Friday, April 20 at 6:30 pm

    Legion of Mary
    Saturday April 21 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday April 21 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, April 21 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    Confirmation Preparation
    Saturday, April 21 at 3:00 PM

    FILL YOUR CUP AT THE WELL OF PRECIOUS BLOOD SPIRITUALITY
    Next meeting: April 21, 3:00 PM in the Frank O'Connor room

    Are you looking for ways to shape your family, community, ministry and prayer life?

    FILL YOUR CUP AT THE WELL OF PRECIOUS BLOOD SPIRITUALITY is a formation program that helps lay people better understand the call of the laity to a spirituality that nourishes a culture of life, peace and reconciliation. It is also to foster a deeper Appreciation of your Spiritual Life and a better Understanding of the Call of the Laity (Family, Youth, Educators & Volunteers) in the church and world today.

    All are welcome to join us on Saturdays from 3 pm to 4 pm in the Parish Frank O'Connor room on the following dates: February 24, March 3, 10, April 7, 21, May 5, 19, June 2.


    Click for more info.

    Choir practice - 12 noon choir
    Saturday, April 21 at 6:00 pm

    Sacrament of First Communion
    for children from St. Catherine & St. Kevin schools.

    Sunday, April 22, at 2:00 PM

    Exercise Group
    Tuesday, April 24 at 11:00 AM.

    Exercise Group
    Thursday, April 26 at 11:00 AM.

    Adult choir practice
    Thursday, April 26 at 7:30 pm

    Friday, April 27 at 6:00 pm in the church hall.

    All high school students are welcome to attend. Bring a friend.

    Prayer Group
    Friday, April 27 at 6:30 pm

    Legion of Mary
    Saturday April 28 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday April 28 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Confirmation Preparation
    Saturday, April 28 at 3:00 PM

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, April 28 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    Youth Choir Practice
    Saturday, April 28 at 6:00 pm

    KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FAMILY KARAOKE NIGHT
    Join us for Family Karaoke Night sponsored by the Knights of Columbus on Saturday, April 28 after the 5:00 p.m. Mass.

    $3.00 per person that includes a slice of pizza and a drink (coffee, tea, water coke, diet coke and apple juice for the children.)

    Come and check out the new big screen and have some fun!

    Precious Blood Annual International Night
    Saturday May 26 2018

    Come join us after the 5:00 p.m. Mass on Saturday, May 26th and taste food from many different countries. Admission is free. Food sample tickets will be on sale at a nominal price.

    If you would like to share your favourite cultural dish please bring it to the appropriate booth. Booths from British Isles, Canada, China, Philippines, India, Sri Lanka, Guyana, and Italy.

    Check out our poster:

     
    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
    Readings
    First Reading:Acts 9.1-20
    Gospel:John 6.52-59
    Intentions
    8:00 AM + Anastasia Tzanis ( req. Antonio & family)
    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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