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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: 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Lunch 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Friday: Closed

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Sunday: 8:00 AM - 1:30 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
    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 20th week in Ordinary Time - Memorial of Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish


    NEWS
    Our Jesuit Pear Tree

    Was a pleasure to meet Robert Holland today and be informed of a special tree, the Jesuit Pear Tree which is over 300 years old which is right next to our church. It’s a sign that French missionaries travelled here centuries ago.

    More pictures...

    Click here to read more about Scarborough's 300-year old Jesuit Pear Tree.

     
    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:

    Norma Da Costa, Eileen Da Silva, Al Gallant, Tristen Baxter, Brenda McGuire

     
    Pray for the Deceased

    Fr. Garnet Sauvé, Paul Olubick

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

     
    THANK YOU MICHAEL THOMPSON!

    Our thanks to our Councillor Michael Thompson for joining our 12:00 noon Mass recently and informing us of the approval of traffic lights in our Wexford area. Thank you for your tireless commitment to the parishioners of Precious Blood parish!

     
    OFFICE HOURS

    Until further notice:

    Weekday office hours will be

    Monday – Thursday - 9:30am - 3:30pm
    Lunch 12:30 – 1:30 pm

    Weekend office hours will remain the same.

    Saturdays – 9 am – 6:30 pm
    Sundays – 8:00 am – 1:30 pm

     
    PRE-AUTHORIZED GIVING PLAN

    You can support Precious Blood Parish through the Pre-Authorized Giving Plan (PAG). Forms are available in the church office or at the entrance of the church.

     
    From the Pastor's Desk

    Dear Parishioners,

    In the back of the church in the vestibule, we have two "in remembrance" plaques which you can put your names of loved ones who have passed into the loving arms of Christ.

    Each name you put on the name plate will cost $300 per name. Each plate can only take a maximum of two names.

    These donations will go to our maintenance fund which will help us to purchase new kneelers for the church and improve our air conditioning system.

    You can take a blue maintenance envelope from your box of envelopes or at any church entrance and place the name you want on the name plate with your donation and envelope number if applicable.

    God bless you as we begin this endeavour!

    Fr. Xavier

     
    RCIA - Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

    We will be starting an RCIA program in the fall.

    The R.C.I.A. is the process that welcomes and introduces inquirers who have felt the call of God to join our Catholic Faith. The initiation process is primarily for those who are not baptized, or baptized in another Christian tradition, or for those who may have been baptized in the Catholic tradition but have never been catechized and/or fully initiated (have not received Eucharist and Confirmation).

    If you are interested or someone you know who might be interested please call Ann Mullan at 416-449-9788.

     
    SUMMER BULLETIN DAYS

    Our parish bulletin will end regular issues for the summer on June 24th.

    There will be a bulletin on July 15th and August 19th.

    Regular weekly bulletins will resume on September 9th. Items for the bulletin should be submitted to the parish office one week before date of publication.

    Thank you for your cooperation

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS
    Exercise Group
    Thursday, August 23 at 11:00 AM.

    Adult choir practice
    Thursday, August 23 at 7:30 pm

    Youth Choir Practice
    Friday, August 24 at 6:30 pm

    Prayer Group
    Friday, August 24 at 6:30 pm

    Legion of Mary
    Saturday, August 25 at 9:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    Junior Legion of Mary
    Saturday, August 25 at 11:30 am in Our Lady of Fatima room

    LEGION OF MARY ANNUAL GET-TOGETHER
    Active, Auxiliary members and parishioners are cordially invited to the Legion of Mary annual Get-Together on Saturday, September 8 from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm in the Precious Blood Church Hall.

    2,000 HAIL MARY PRAYER DEVOTION
    The beautiful 2,000 Hail Mary Prayer Devotion was started by two Salesian seminarians in 1933. Precious Blood Parish started the devotion on October 8, 2008 through the Legion of Mary.

    Active Legionnaires, Auxiliaries and parishioners as well as brothers and sisters from nearby parishes have attended this lovely devotion in honour of our Blessed Mother. We are in our 11th year!

    Bring your family and friends with your petitions on Saturday, October 13 from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm in the parish hall.

    We also need volunteers to lead the Rosary. For more information, please call Rio Panado at 416-615-0155.

    MOUNT CARMEL RETREAT
    DECEMBER 9-10 2018

    Precious Blood parish is returning to beautiful Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre for another two days of reflection, relaxation and community enjoyment!

    Please watch the bulletin in the fall for more information or call Ann Mullan at 416-449-9788.

     
    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:Ezekiel 34.1-11
    Gospel:Matthew 20.1-16a
    Intentions
    7:00 PM + Sebastian Almeida ( req. Sachin, Perpetua & Simeon)
    Office Hours
    9:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Lunch 12:00 – 1:00 PM)
    Confessions
    6:00 PM – 6:45 PM

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

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