NOVEMBER 19TH 2023, 33RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A
Masses for the Week
|Sat Nov 18 09:00 AM||Intention of Suzette Nahar|
|Sat Nov 18 05:00 PM||† Annie Alvares|
|Sun Nov 19 09:00 AM||† Francis Rebello|
|Sun Nov 19 11:00 AM||People of the Parish|
|Sun Nov 19 07:00 PM||Intention of Kristina Ramdass|
|Mon Nov 20 09:00 AM||Intention of Mario & Maria Simao|
|Tue Nov 21 09:00 AM||† Timothy Reagin|
|Wed Nov 22 09:00 AM||Intention of Celina Zagrai|
|Thu Nov 23 09:00 AM||† Jacinto Vaz|
|Fri Nov 24 09:00 AM||† Beatrice D’Souza
† Ludwina Sebastian
† Neal & Bob Farquharson
† Mr. & Mrs. Chung Fee Seong
† Mr. & Mrs. Char Nee Khong
† Rosalia Florio
† Saverimuttu Asirvatham
Intention of Ricardo & Agnes Chua
|Sat Nov 25 09:00 AM||Intention of Tony and Celina Zagrai|
|Sat Nov 25 05:00 PM||† Theresa Banks|
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ST. JOSEPH PARISH ADVENT RETREAT
How to welcome Christ into the chaos of our lives
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 9 AM—12PM
Sr Orianne Pietra Rene, fsp of the Daughter of St Paul will lead us to our Angelus Retreat.
- 9 AM Mass
- Refreshments after Mass
- Talk and Prayer Challenge
- Shared reflection
- Finishes at Noon
Sponsored by CWL St Joseph Council
REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN!!!
SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION FOR CHILDREN
Who should register?
- Children in grade 2 and 7 of the school year 2023-2024
- Children in public schools in grade 2 and 7 of the school year 2023-2024 or children who have missed a Sacrament at the usual time. Note: they must register for both Sacramental Prep and Sunday School
Please register using the buttons below.
FIRST RECONCILIATION & HOLY COMMUNION
The first parent meetings for First Reconciliation will be on Sunday, 15 Oct 2023 OR Tuesday, 17 Oct 2023. Please register BEFORE these two dates
Children in non-Catholic schools or who have missed a Sacrament at the usual time must register for Sunday School.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!
THE RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS
Who should register?
For adults (17 years and older) who want to become Catholics and practice the Catholic faith. The RCIA propram prepares them for Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation
Begins on Oct 16, 2023 at 7 PM (Parish Hall)
Please register using the button below.
ALTAR SERVER TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT
To all those who recently sent in applications to volunteer as Altar Servers: a training session will be conducted inside the church on: Saturday, November 25th at 10:00 AM.
ST VINCENT DE PAUL: CHRISTMAS APPEAL FOR 2023
The Spiritans are in need of a Housekeeper/Cook for Shanahan House.
If you or someone you know is qualified and interested, kindly call the parish office at (416) 282-0370 for more information.
ARCHDIOCESAN CONSULTATION UNDERWAY
Share Your Ideas to assist with future planning!
Archbishop Francis Leo is inviting the Catholic community to share thoughts and ideas regarding future pastoral planning in the Archdiocese of Toronto.
Feedback will help inform a renewed Pastoral Plan to be used in the years ahead.
To learn more about the process, read the letter of invitation from the archbishop and complete the short survey by December 15, 2023, please visit: www.archtoronto.org/consultation.
Please take a few minutes to share your insights and ideas. Thank you for your collaboration in this archdiocesan initiative.
LEGION OF MARY: ANNOUNCEMENT
The Legion of Mary would like to invite all Auxiliary members to an Auxiliary function on Saturday, Nov 25 in Room 2 in the Basement immediately after the 9 AM Mass. Auxiliary members will have the opportunity to meet each other, to pray together and to listen to a short talk by Fr. Arinze.
Light refreshments will be served.
Edge Youth Ministry
EDGE Youth Ministry 2023—2024 has opened its registration for youth in grade 6, 7, and 8.
EDGE will meet on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month, starting from Oct 13th, 2023.
COME DISCOVER HOW THE WORD CREATES!
We grow in our relationship with God & one another through various activities: obstacle courses, escape room puzzles, team crafting & more.