Archive for February 2014

St. Luke and Jesus Light of the World Parishes

Letting life work for you? How is life treating you? How are you treating life? Are you just surviving or are you thriving? How does God work with us? With Dr. Willy Kotiuga of Westview Bible Church. From Thursday, March 27 to Saturday, March 29, 7pm each evening at St. Luke Parish (106A Anselme-Lavigne St., Dollard-des-Ormeaux). Contact the office at 514-684-6488 or

Resurrection of Our Lord Parish: Lenten Mission

With Fr. John Kennedy, for two evenings on Monday, March 31 and Tuesday, April 1 at 7pm (34 – 34th Avenue, Lachine). For information contact 514-637-2379 or

St. John Brébeuf Parish: Lenten Mission

Know your Faith. Love Your Faith. Share Your Faith. With Michael J Cumbie, renowned Catholic Lay Evangelist, from Sunday, March 30 to Tuesday, April 1, 7-8:30pm each evening (7777 George St., LaSalle). Free-will offerings are welcome. Contact the office at 514-366-0131 x1 or

St. Monica Parish: Lenten Mission

Journey to Joy with Richard Boileau, OFS, specialist in Franciscan spirituality, who will lead us in a Lenten series of reflections on simplicity, gratitude and generosity as a path to deep spiritual joy. This journey within, towards the true self, God and others, in light of the example of St. Francis of Assisi, will take place over three evenings, 7-9pm, from Monday, March 31 to Wednesday, April 2 (6405 de Terrebonne St., Montreal). Mr. Boileau will introduce the Mission at all weekend masses of March 29 and 30. For more information, please contact Anna at 514-481-0267 x22 or All are welcome!

Holy Name of Jesus Parish: Lenten Mission – The Prodigal Son

With Fr. Vincent Fortunato, OFM Cap, for three evenings, April 6-April 8, 7pm-9pm (899 Chomedey Blvd., Laval). Fr. Fortunato is a well-known mission preacher and teacher of spiritual direction. Contact 450-688-3887 or

Formation Session with Bishop Thomas Dowd: Defending Your Faith

On Wednesday, March 26 from 7pm-9:15pm at the Archdiocese of Montreal (2000 Sherbrooke St. West). Please register as space is limited. Contact Cynthia at 514-931-7311 x229 or

Social Action Office: One Human Family – Food For All

Our next meeting for all social action ministry representatives will be held on Wednesday, March 19 at the Archdiocese of Montreal, room 135 (2000 Sherbrooke St. West). Supper at 6pm and presentation from 7pm-9pm. With special guests from the Social Justice Comittee of Montreal who will help deepen our understanding of Food Sovereignty, a campaign launched internationally by Pope Francis last December, and by Development and Peace for Share Lent. All are welcome. Please call ahead to register. Contact Deacon Michael at 514-797-7051.

St. Thomas à Becket Parish: Life and Faith Session – Poor Man’s Lunch

Vocations are for all! Learn how God calls us through witness and praise, over a meal of soup, bread and sweets on Saturday, March 8 from 11am-1pm (4320 Ste-Anne St., Pierrefonds). Contribution of $10 per family. Contact Vita at 514-694-1118 or Gina at 514-626-3648.

St. Veronica Parish: Pot-Luck Supper

Join us for this family event on Saturday, March 8, 6 pm at the Sarto Desnoyers Community Centre (1335 Lakeshore Drive, Dorval). Bring a main dish, salad or dessert to be shared. You may bring your own wine or liquor. Coffee, tea, and soft drinks will be provided. Please RSVP by March 3. Donation of $5 per family and $2 for singles. Contact Beate at 514-695-5752, Margo at 514-631-6533, Maureen at 514-633-9424 or Emile at 514-631-3608.

Jesus Light of the World Parish: Family Outing and Youth Ministry

We will be visiting the Planetarium to see presentations of Continuum and From the Earth to the Stars. Group rates apply to groups of 15 or more and for ages 7 years and older. Possiblity of a pizza lunch downtown or you may bring your own lunch. Join us on Saturday, March 8 at 12pm (11075 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds). Contact Rita at