Please check our parish calendar for important events http://mmredeemer.ca/calendar/
No Mass Intentions in November
There will be no Mass Intentions during the month of November. This month is devoted to remembering and praying for all departed souls. Let us offer our prayers, perform acts of charity and sacrifices for our beloved dead. May the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Later in the month, on Wednesday, November 26 at 7:00pm. there will be a special mass for those deceased whose funeral was celebrated at our parish in 2014. During this Annual Memorial Mass the names of beloved departed will be called, at which time one member of the family will light a special candle of remembrance.
Birthday Blessings to Fr. Ugo
Happy Birthday Fr. Ugo! Fr. Ugo celebrated his 70th Birthday on Friday, November 21st!
God bless you in a special way for the love and concern with which you minister to all those entrusted to your care. May your life be filled with God’s good gifts, abundant joy and heaven’s peace. Happy Birthday Fr. Ugo!
Feast of San Martino
On Saturday, November 15th, City View Fundraising society hosted their annual Feast of San Martino, the day when “the first sips of vino novello can be tasted”. Following speeches and grace led by Fr. Domenico, who is a guest here from Toronto, for a few weeks, parishioners enjoyed wine, warm chestnuts, lupine, sausage and pizza. Those in attendance were treated to a performance by the Italian Cultural Dancers, later .. (Click here for more and to view photos)
SSVP Food Drive
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul would be grateful for donations for their annual food drive. Or if you prefer, we also humbly accept grocery store gift cards and cash donations. Tax receipts will be issued for donations of $20.00. Through these gifts to SSVP you can joyfully show your love for our Lord by helping your neighbor who is hungry and feeling hopeless, especially as we approach Advent. For a list of items currently needed, please click here: SSVP Food Drive
All members of our community are invited to join us for the Advent Retreat to be held on November 29 from 9:00am to 4:00pm concluding with Mass in the three Languages. Registrations after each Mass and at the office.Cost: $10.
Invitamos a toda la comunidad al Retiro de Adviento a realizarse el día 29 de Noviembre de 9:00am a 4:00pm concluyendo con una misa en los tres Idiomas. Las inscripciones serán después de cada misa y en la oficina, el costo es de $10.
Jubilee te invita a un lindo evento para empezar la época navideña: “Noche de Paz” el viernes 28 de Noviembre de 7-10pm en el Lower Hall. Habrá pastorela, posada y rica comida típica. Valor del ticket: $10 para adulto y $5 niños de 4-10años. Para más información por favor contactarse con cualquiera de los coordinadores.
Jubilee invites you to a nice event to start the Christmas season: “Silent night” on Friday November 28th, from 7 to 10pm at the Lower Hall. There will be Pastorela, Posada and typical food. Ticket price: Adults: $10. Children 4-10: $5. For more information please contact any of the coordinators.
Do you have calling to serve?
Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Parish is blessed to have a great many wonderful volunteers in our community. Because of their willingness to donate their time and talents we, as a parish, are able to accomplish so much through this collective Body for the cause of Christ! Join us as we continue to grow together in faith … consider volunteering YOUR time and talents in service to the Lord! Click here to find your ministry calling and associated information and manuals.
Vigil of the Holy Spirit
Presented by the Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement of our parish, the Vigil of the Holy Spirit (Vigilia Del Espíritu Santo) will be held on November 22, 2014. The event will be celebrated in different languages and everyone in the parish in invited to attend. The Catholic Charismatic Renewal is an integral part of the Church, a movement within the Church that brings people into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as risen Lord and living Saviour. In an ongoing extension of Pentecost, Jesus continues to send His Holy Spirit with His gifts and graces (“charisms” in Greek) on the earth to renew the Church and the lives of individual Christians. The Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement in our parish supports prayer groups, retreats and seminars in which participants enjoy talks and prayer; as well as learn how to make God enter of their lives. So please join us beginning at 8:00 pm here at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Parish. Click here for flyer > Vigilia 2014-11-22-Mary Mother of the Redeemer
The Big Picture Seminar
This is a small group discussion that will help teenage boys in grades 9 and 10 to become better and happier individuals as well as husbands, fathers, citizens and professionals men of integrity and sons of God. For further information click here (for package) or call 403-241-1639/ firstname.lastname@example.org.