Teachers, presently teaching or retired are needed for this program. Archdiocese of Toronto Celebrates 175th Anniversary December 17, 2016 marked the 175th anniversary of the Archdiocese of Toronto, kicking off a year-long celebration of this historic milestone. When receiving Holy Communion, consume the host immediately – do not walk away with it. Remain in your pew until the final procession reaches the back of the Church. After Mass is completed, say a prayer World Day of Prayer 2017 - World Day of Prayer is a worldwide movement of Christian women of many traditions who come together on the first Friday of March each year to observe a common day of prayer.
First Reconciliation to be held at am on Saturday, February 10, 2018 First Communion on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at pm for the Sunday Class & pm for the Tuesday Class Confirmation Classes Sunday, September 24th at am Remaining classes are Wednesday’s – pm, Classes are held in the parish hall. Events include regular bi-weekly meetings, bridge, bingo, special lunches and day trips. The day camp registration fee is $75 per child for the entire week. Elizabeth of Hungary Parish, Toronto 432 Sheppard Avenue East, Toronto • March 29: 6 p.m. To those preparing for marriage, newlyweds and those that have been companions on the journey for decades, we offer our prayers and best wishes in a special way this weekend. Class and Sunday Eucharist is mandatory for our programs.
Please call Doug Desroches at 416-483-9815 for more information. Margaret of Scotland Seniors Social Club would like to extend a warm invitation to the seniors of Blessed Sacrament to join our friendly group. The Intermediate/High School program from those entering grades 7 – 12, runs Sunday to Thursday from pm – pm. Eugene's Chapel, Toronto 13 Regina Avenue, Toronto • March 30: a.m. The event provides an opportunity to honour husband and wife while saluting the faithfulness, sacrifice and joy that comes with the marriage covenant. Class attendance and Retreat Attendance is mandatory.
Registration dates for 2017/2018 Tuesday, September 12th - pm to pm in the Loretto Room Wednesday, September 13th - pm to pm in the Loretto Room Saturday, September 23rd - am to am in the Loretto Room Registration will be closed after September 30th Parents must come to the registration. Please contact Paul Honeyford at the parish office for sign up and more information on hole sponsorship or to donate a silent auction item or door prize. During this time, we also ask that you pray for our five soon-to-be priests along with all those who are discerning or who are currently in formation. We send our best wishes to Favin Alemao, Ryan Alemao, Jeremias Inoc, Antonello Murgia and Matthew Mc Carthy The annual Good Life Fitness Toronto Marathon will be taking place on Sunday, May 7, 2017. In what way, do these gifts assist in deepening our relationship with God and others? All sessions will begin at pm Everyone is welcome! You are invited to select an angel from the Tree beginning next weekend and purchase gift certificates. Information is on our bulletin boards, and on our website. Current dates available: Thursday, September 15, Friday, September 16, Saturday, September 17, Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22. Wednesday, September 14th - pm to pm in the Loretto Room Thursday, September 15th - pm to pm in the Loretto Room Saturday, September 17th - am to Noon in the Loretto Room Parents must come to the registration.
A copy of the Baptismal Certificate for all students who are participating in the First Communion or Confirmation programs is required in order to register. SAVE THE DATE Women’s Group Retreat on Wednesday, May 11th from am – pm. Please call Pat Tomev at 416-487-1295 to register and for more information. Saturday, May 13th at am five men will be ordained for the Archdiocese of Toronto at St. The race route will have Yonge Street south closed from York Mills to Eglinton from am to am. Blessed Sacrament School Confirmation Students & Catechetics Confirmation Students will be presented with Crosses after all Masses this weekend and April 1st & 2nd . The Angel Tree-Our special tree is adorned with angels, each representing families less fortunate living in St. Please leave them in the box under the tree by Sunday Dec 18th. Please contact the parish office or sign up in the Loretto Room after the weekend Masses. You MUST bring a copy of the Baptismal Certificate for all students who are participating in the First Communion or Confirmation programs.
Michael’s Cathedral Monday, April 10 Drop in Confessions – pm – pm Holy Rosary Parish, Toronto 354 St. Father Larry • Blessed Sacrament sweatshirts are available for purchase at $50 each. Blessed Sacrament Church 24 Cheritan Avenue, Toronto ON M4R 1S4 • Tel.: 4 Dear Parishioners, On behalf of Blessed Sacrament Parish, I would like to invite you to participate in a Parish Family Photo Album Program, as part of our 90th anniversary celebration.
The Purpose of this project is to: Help develop a community spirit among us Help get to know fellow parishioners by name Help the staff and others identify parishioners Create a “snapshot” of who and what the parish is, for present and historical purposes By your participation: Your family receives a free parish photo directory Your family receives a free 8 x 10 family portrait Your family can purchase additional studio quality portraits at less than studio prices, however, there is no obligation to purchase And the only cost to you is 30 minutes to have the family portrait taken, choose the photo to be used for the directory and select your free 8 x 10 portrait and to decide whether you wish to purchase additional photos for your use, or as gifts. Confirmation date is Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at pm. Children are returned to the church after the homily. 416-481-2256 RCIC Program for children between the ages of 7 and 16 who are not baptized. All are welcome; there is an elevator to assist you to the parish hall. For more information call 416-733-8544 Totus Tuus is coming to St. The youth and children of Blessed Sacrament Parish are invited to join them for Totus Tuus (Latin for Totally Yours) this summer from July 23rd to 28th . Margaret of Scotland Parish, Toronto 222 Ridley Boulevard, Toronto • March 29: 10 a.m. Over the next year, we will honour the past, energize our present faith community and look forward to an exciting future.” More information on the Archdiocese of Toronto 175th celebrations can be accessed by visiting: New Beginnings Program is a Ministry for people who have suffered loss through, separation, divorce or death by providing support and hope. Peter’s Parish Centre in Toronto (across from Bathurst station) at 830 Bathurst Street. Peter’s Parish Centre in Toronto (across from Bathurst station) at 830 Bathurst Street. Parish Contact: 416-534-4219 Or email at [email protected] Commandments of Church Manners 1. This World Day for 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. Confirmation Retreat date is Saturday, April 28, 2018 from am – pm. Registered children are brought to the parish hall for a more meaningful understanding of the Scripture Readings followed by a table activity of interest. Our next gathering will be on Thursday, September 7th. It is always a joy to express my gratitude to those, past and present, who have made incredible contributions to our city, province and country, inspired by their faith. For those who are suffering loss through divorce or separation - St. Turn off cellular phones before entering the Church. Please join us at Blessed Sacrament Parish (24 Cheritan Ave.) along with our neighbours in celebrating World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 3 at pm. 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. Children’s Liturgy This program operates through the a.m. They play every Friday at pm at Bowlerama Bathurst (at Glencairn). The grade school program for children entering grades 1 – 6, runs Monday to Friday from am to pm. Please contact the parish office or [email protected] Sunday - Cardinal Collins has designated the weekend of February 11/12, 2017 as Marriage Sunday in the Archdiocese of Toronto. Confirmation date is Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at pm. Students are required to attend all classes and the Confirmation Retreat. Teachers, presently teaching or retired are needed for this program. Blessed Sacrament Bowling League – the 2017/2018 season begins on Friday, September 8th. Totus Tuus is an Archdiocese program whereby seminarians and college students travel to different parishes, spreading the Good News of Our Lord, through catechetical instructions, Mass, confession, songs and games. Louis-de-France Parish, North York 1415 Don Mills Road, North York • March 30: 7 p.m. By offering a safe and informative group environment to accompany individuals on their journey, we hope to be instruments in bringing God’s presence, healing and love. Bishop Wayne Kirkpatrick will preside at a special Mass on Sunday, January 29 at p.m. Paul’s Basilica, Toronto in celebration of the vocation and witness of these special men and women religious who are such a vital and important part of the life and ministry of the Church in our Archdiocese. Senior Men’s High School Retreat – Saturday, February 11th, am – pm Here at Blessed Sacrament Parish, 24 Cheritan Avenue, Toronto. 29 Confirmation Retreat date is Saturday, April 29th, 2017 from am – pm.More information about that commitment will be forthcoming. 2) The Confirmation Ceremonies will be: Confirmation date for the Sunday Class is Sunday, May 1, 2016 at pm Confirmation date for the Wednesday Class is Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at pm Gowns will be provided for the confirmation students. Come celebrate our 90th Anniversary by discovering how to keep our parish community vibrant for another 90 years! People with developmental challenges are supported as they experience a sense of self-worth and fulfillment in their daily activities.