Archive for July 2014

Jesus Light of the World Parish: Summer Bible Camp

Five-day summer bible camp for children (5-10 yrs) from Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15, 9am-noon each day (11075 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds). Cost is $5 per day. Contact Rita at 514-683-6810 or

Camp Caritas

Applications are now being accepted for Camp Caritas, a dynamic sports camp located in the Laurentians at Lac Labelle. From Tuesday, July 29 to Tuesday, August 12, it includes a complete sports program and many outward-bound activities supervised by a qualified staff. Boys between 12 and 17 years are welcome. Cost is $425 for two weeks. Visit or call Father Baxter at 514–272-1056 or Deacon Brisebois at 514-256-8367.

Diocesan Camping Association: Camp Kinkora

Serving the Montreal Catholic Community for over 40 years, the DC Association offers four amazing, fun-filled, faith-based, one-week camping experiences for children, youth and families at beautiful Camp Kinkora (265 ch du Lac Beauchamp, St-Adolphe-d’Howard). Liturgy Camp for 6-15 yrs (July 20-26); Family Camp (July 27-August 2); Youth In Action for 7-14 yrs (August 3-9); Visions for 14-19 yrs (August 10-16). Contact Anna at 514-683-0703 or Cori-Ann at 438-968-0317.

Save the Dates! 2014 Ecumenical (Christian Unity) Renewal Mission: Gospel Call

Supported by the Canadian Centre for Ecumenism and the Archdiocese of Montreal, a conference will be held this fall on
Saturday, October 25 from 7:30pm-9pm and on Sunday, October 26 from 4pm-5:30pm at St. Luke Parish
(106A Anselme-Lavigne St., Dollard-des-Ormeaux). All parishes of the diocese and other Christian churches are invited.
Led by:
Fr. Tom Ryan, CSP, Director
Paulist Office for Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations in Washington, D.C.
Rev. John Armstrong, Reformed Church
Author of Your Church Is Too Small
Graced by the presence of :
Archbishop Christian Lépine (October 25)
Auxiliary Bishop Thomas Dowd, E.V. (October 25)
Angilcan Bishop Barry Clark (October 26)
Wonderful music by choirs on both days.

European Pilgrimage to Portugal, Spain, and France: With Fr. Peter Sabbath

Salt and Light Media invites you to pray at some of the world’s best known Christian pilgrimage sites, from Tuesday, September 20 – Friday, October 3, 2014, with Fr. Peter Sabbath as the group’s spiritual guide. Itinerary includes Lisbon, Fatima, Santiago de Compostela, Lourdes, Lyon, Lisieux, Paris and many more sites. Book your place today! Contact Liz Dachuk at 1-416-291-2676 x239 or

St. Joseph’s Oratory: 60th Annual Pilgrimage to the Birthplace of Brother André

Join us on Thursday, August 21 (3800 Queen Mary Rd., Montreal).
The day’s itinerary is as follows:
– Bus departure from St. Joseph’s Oratory at 9:30am
– Mass at Mont-Saint-Grégoire Church at 11am
– Lunch at the sugar shack at 12:30pm
– Prayer at the monument at 2:30pm
– Return to the Oratory at around 4:30pm
Cost is $25 including transport and lunch; $15 lunch only.
For tickets contact Mont-Saint-Grégoire Church at 450-346-3104 or the Visitor and Pilgrim Services at 514 733-8211 or

Annual Pilgrimage: Our Lady of Knock, Mayo, Quebec

A wonderful way to honour our Lady on the Sunday closest to the feast of the Assumption. All are welcome to join us on Sunday, August 17. Mass will begin at 11am with Most Rev. Paul-André Durocher, Archbishop of Gatineau. Also on the itinerary: rosary procession, Marian hymns, exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Benediction and a healing service. Carpooling from Montreal will be available, Leaving at 8am and returning for 6pm. Contact Helen at 514-631-8908 or

St. John Brébeuf Parish: Pilgrimage to Our Lady of the Cape Shrine, Trois-Rivières

All are welcome to join our group on the Feast of the Assumption of Mary, Friday, August 15 (7777 George St., LaSalle). Bus will depart from the parish in the morning and return late afternoon; exact times to be confirmed. You may bring a lunch or purchase lunch at the restaurant on site. For more details or to register contact Dawn at 514-366-0131 x223. For more
information about the Shrine visit

Jesus Light of the World Parish: Pilgrimage to Marie-Reine-des-Coeurs

Join us on Saturday, August 9 as we spend the day at Marie-Reine-des-Coeurs Monastery in Chertsey, Quebec. A bus will depart from Jesus Light of the World Parish (11075 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds) at 8am and the estimated return time will be 5:30pm. Cost is $25. Please register by July 19. Contact the office at 514-683-6810.

Jesus Light of the World Parish: Pilgrimage to Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré

Join us on the feast of Ste-Anne, Saturday, July 26 as we spend the day at Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré in Quebec City. A Voyageur bus will depart from Jesus Light of the World Parish (11075 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds) at 7am and the estimated return time will be 9pm. Cost is $35. Please register by July 5. Contact the office at 514-683-6810.