Precious Blood Roman Catholic Church - Info Sheet Print Close
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
Pastor:Rev. Xavier De Pinto
In Residence:Abp. Lawrence Saldanha
In Residence:Rev. Joseph Moncada
Administrative Assistant:Nadine Kotes
Youth Minister:Chico Nuguid
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

Wheel Chair Accessible

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

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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 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
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, 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
    Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 33rd week in Ordinary Time
    Quick Info Sheet

    Welcome to Precious Blood Parish

    Thank You!

    Thanks to the Catholic Woman's League, The Knights of Columbus and the Prayer group for purchasing our 3 new fridges in the hall. Thanks to Antonio, our custodian, who painted and repaired the kitchen to accommodate the new fridges. God Bless

    From the Pastor's Desk

    As we prepare for the Advent season please consider taking a leaf from the Giving Tree which has a item written on it for Rosalie Hall. What an excellent way to help a young new born as we await the birth of Christ.

    Once again, thanks to the Liturgical committee who will set up the Angel tree beginning the first Sunday of Lent. You can write the name of a loved one living or deceased on a card and place it on the Christmas tree by Our Lady.

    God Bless
    Fr. Xavier


    It's time to order your Christmas Poinsettias again, to decorate your home, give to your friends and support the Pro-Life movement. There are four sizes to choose from, in colours of red, white and pink.

    Either fill in your request on the form in the vestibule, or call Mary at 416-751-9909. Many thanks for your support.

    Flowers will be delivered to the church on Sunday, November 19.

    Essay and Poetry Contest

    The Precious Blood Council of the Catholic Women's League of Canada is promoting the Mary Dobell Pro-Life Essay and Poetry Contest.

    This contest is open to students from Grades 7, 8 & 9 at the Intermediate level and Grades 10, 11 & 12 at the Senior level.

    Submissions must reflect the teachings of the Catholic Church concerning the sanctity of life and the value of all human life from conception to death. Contestants can reflect on various topics eg: following in the footsteps of Christ or how works of charity preserve human dignity, or how to exemplify the Christian ideal in home and family, or consider that caring for the environment is also a right for life and is our responsibility to care for the developing world.

    For further details on contest guidelines, number of words, etc. Please call Nenita MacKenzie at 416-669-9211 or send your email to or Liz Garcia at 416-615-2534.

    Confirmation Enrolment

    For those students who have registered for Confirmation there will be an Enrolment Ceremony on:

  • Saturday November 25 at 5 pm or
  • Sunday November 26 at 8:30 am, 10 am or 12 noon.
    First Reconciliation Preparation

    We started the preparation on Saturday November 11 and will continue on November 18 & 25 in the church hall from 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm.

    The Sacrament will be celebrated on Saturday December 2 at 10 am.

    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.

    The Giving Tree

    In support of Rosalie Hall this Christmas, the Catholic Women's League (CWL), will have a Giving Tree set up at the entrance of the church. The CWL encourages all parishioners to take a leaf from the tree with gift suggestions written on it. Please bring the leaf back along with a new and unwrap gift for the needs of young and single parents and their newborn children. Gifts can be dropped off by the altar or the Angel Tree.

    The Giving Tree will be at the entrance of the church from November 4 to December 17. Thank you for all your support.

    All Souls

    Beginning November 2 until November 30 we pray for our deceased loved ones and all souls in purgatory. Kindly write the names of your deceased loved ones on the All Souls Envelopes found in your donation envelope package. More special envelopes will be beside the All Souls Box at the front of the church. Please place your envelope in the box provided or in the collection basket. During the month of November at all masses we will generally remember all the intentions placed in the box.


    Exercise Group
    Thursday, November 23 at 11:00 AM.

    EDGE Night

    EDGE Nights are on every other THURSDAY NIGHT from October to June.

    You can still register at our next EDGE meeting on Thursday, November 23 at 6 pm in the church hall.

    Knights of Columbus General Meeting
    Thursday, November 23 at 7:30 pm.

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

    Prayer Group
    Friday, November 24 at 7:00 pm

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

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

    Children's Choir Practice
    Saturday, November 25 at 3:00 pm in Frank O'Connor room.

    Catechism for First Reconciliation & Communion
    Saturday, November 25 at 3:15 PM.

    Choir practice - 12 noon choir
    Saturday, November 25 at 6:00 pm

    Children's Christmas Party

    When: Saturday, December 9, 2017
    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 for Rosalie Hall. New unwrapped gifts for new mom and newborn to one.

    Live Video Streaming

    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

    8:00 AM Mass
    First Reading:1 Maccabees 2.15-29
    Gospel:Luke 19.41-44
    8:00 AM + Frances Badali ( req. Madeleine Gill )
    Office Hours
    9:00 AM – 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    No confessions today. Please call the office.

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

    We recommend...
    Christian media center
    Love Jesus' Homeland website brings you a wealth of information about the Holy Land, the land the the Lord walked 2000 years ago: documentaries, news and events, guide to the holy places. Visit this site sponsored by the Christian Media Center.
    Chalice is a top Christian charity working throughout the world to bring Christ's love to the suffering and poor. Take a look and support this great organization.
    Souvenir Bethlehem eStore Want to support the Christians in Bethlehem?

    Visit Souvenir Bethlehem eStore and purchase Holy Land souvenirs. You will not only have a piece of Bethlehem to share with your family and friends but you will also be supporting the Christian community that has dared to stay in this Holy City as we continue to celebrate the wonderful truth of His life.

    Salt + Light Television
    Salt + Light Television is Canada's Catholic Network, focussed on telling inspirational stories that bring people closer to Christ and the Catholic faith. (Rogers channel 240, Bell channel 654, click to see other providers)
    Thinking about the priesthood or religious life? Hearing Jesus' call "Come and follow me"? Not sure?

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

    Precious Blood Parish, Toronto