OPEN DOOR Wednesday Lunch!
Yes, temperatures can be sub-zero, and yes, there is snow, come and get warm and enjoy a delicious meal. Please join us for lunch on Wednesday February 1st after the 12noon Novena Mass. There is no cost, however Donations are appreciated to help defray the costs of food supplies.
Adoration and Holy Hour
Join us for a quiet time of prayer and reflection before the Blessed Sacrament. First Friday February 3rd, following the 12:10pm Mass.
The Feast of St. Blaise
The feast day of St. Blaise is on Friday February 3rd, 2017. Blessing of the Throats will take place after the 7:30am and 12:10pm Mass.
TABLE FOR TWO!
An evening for Engaged and Married Couples!
A night to rekindle, enliven, and celebrate each other! We invite engaged and married couples for a candlelit, intimate and reflective evening of good food and wine. Friday February 10, beginning at 6:00 PM in St. Patrick’s Parish Hall 139 McCaul Street. Tickets are $70.00 per couple and are available for purchase from the Parish Office from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday to Friday. There is limited space available for this event, so you are encouraged to book and purchase your ticket early. Ticket sales will close when event is full, or by February 1st. For more information, contact the parish office at 416-598-3269 or visit the website: stpatrickstoronto.ca
Mardi Gras Pancake Sunday
Party for families, friends, and pancake lovers of ALL AGES
Grab your party hat and join St. Patrick’s Family Ministry for Mardi Gras on Sunday February 26, in the Neumann Hall following the 12:10pm Mass. Enjoy lively music and atmosphere along with “Shrove Tuesday” style pancakes. Take home some family resources to kickstart your Lenten journey. Prizes awarded to those wearing festive hats or masks.
Your RSVP is most appreciated to assist us in our planning: email@example.com
Ignite! Young Adult Ministry
Invite you to Dinner and a Movie
“Houston We Have a Problem!”
We will watch together the film, “Gravity”
And enjoy some Tex-Mex! Saturday Feb 25th 6pm
St. Patrick’s Parish Hall 139 McCaul St.
YOUTH ALTAR SERVERS
We invite our Youth who have already received their First Communion to become involved as ALTAR SERVERS at all of our Sunday Masses. We will provide training as they begin their ministry. We also have activities and events outside of Sunday Mass to build community, grow in faith and fellowship, and fun! Parental Permission will be required.
Training will begin as early as February. To enroll your son or daughter as an Altar Server, please contact the Parish Office. (416) 598-3269. Parental Permission will be required.
When in Church… Be aware of your surroundings
Keep your belongings safe and with you at all times Report any concerns immediately to the Office. We have seen a recent increase in thefts on Church Property.
2017 Weekly Offering Envelopes
Please pick up your offertory envelopes for 2017. If you used envelopes last year there will be a box for you with the same number. Please check the table even if you think you don’t have a box. The boxes will be available until January 29 then they will be removed from the Church. The donation boxes are listed in last & first names & box numbers only. If you would like to sign up for 2017 Weekly Offering envelopes, please contact the parish office at 416-598-3269 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
World Day Prayer – Consecrated Life
On Thursday, February 2nd, the Church celebrates the World Day for Consecrated Life
In the Archdiocese of Toronto we are blessed to have living and serving among us more than 900 religious men and women of 100 different religious congregations. This World Day of Consecrated Life is a wonderful opportunity for us to thank God for the gifts of these religious sisters, brothers and priests and to pray for God’s blessing upon them in their efforts to faithfully live the evangelical counsels of poverty, chastity and obedience.
Bishop Wayne Kirkpatrick will preside at a special Mass on Sunday January 29 at 3:00pm at St. Paul’s Basilica, Toronto in celebration of the vocation and witness of these special men and women religious who are such vital and important part of our life and ministry of the Church in our Archdiocese. All are welcome to attend.
For further information, please contact the Office of Ecumenical and Interfaith Affairs at 416-934-3400 ext. 344.
Out of the Cold 30th Anniversary & Celebration of Life for Sr. Susan Moran OLM Co-Founder of Out of the Cold
Join us on Sunday February 5th at 6:30 PM at St. Patrick’s Church for a celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Out of the Cold, and a celebration of the life of Sr. Susan Moran OLM, who passed away last month.
It is a time to give thanks for the generosity of so many throughout the years who have given their time and talents to the Out of the Cold Program as we have welcomed so many Guests each day for fellowship, safe shelter and hot meals at different places of worship throughout the City of Toronto and beyond.