Archive for September 2014

The Sacred Heart School of Montreal: Open House

Fifth and sixth grade girls considering enrolment at Sacred Heart are invited to visit the school on Saturday, September 27 from 12:30pm-4pm (3635 Atwater Avenue, Montreal). Contact the office at 514-937-2845 or visit

Villa Saint-Martin: Prayer for the Busy Person

With Catherine Cherry on Saturday, September 27 from 9am-12pm (9451 Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds). Discover that you are already praying more than you realize and then expand your repertoire, learn how to pray with Scripture, respond to your hunger for a deeper relationship with God. A prayer of energizing gratitude, The Examen, will become the dessert savoured at the end of each day.
Catherine Cherry, M.Ed., M.A. brings the richness of a multi-dimensional career to the day. She has been teacher, mother, therapist, and spiritual community animator, spiritual director, and the animator of numerous workshops and retreats throughout Quebec, Ontario, and New York State. Her studies represent her interest in creation, the inner workings of the human person, and God. She has studied Science, Fine Arts, Psychology, Theology, and Spiritual Direction. Most importantly, she is a pray-er, in love with God, her friends, family, and especially her grandchildren. Contact the office at 514-684-2311 x0 or Brother Dan Leckman, SJ at x246.

Montreal Catholic Challenge Movement: Weekend Retreat

The mission of Challenge is to bring young adults aged 18 to 30 into communion with Christ and His Church through Challenge Weekend retreats, and to give them ongoing support and encouragement to live out their Christian lives. To that end, we help participants to grow in holiness, to evangelize other young adults, and to contribute to the parish life of the Church. We invite all young adults to take the plunge and join us for our next Challenge weekend September 26-28, 2014 at St. Willibrord Parish (351 Willibrord St., Verdun). We begin Friday evening at 7 and end at around 5 on Sunday afternoon. Cost is $45. Contact

RCIA Day of Formation: To Accompany or to Catechize?

With presenter Fr. Badeea, PhD in Practical Theology, on Saturday, September 27 from 9am-12pm at the Archdiocese of Montreal, Room 135 (2000 Sherbrooke St. West). For all those involved in the RCIA process: catechists, guides, sponsors, and pastors, Please register. Contact Cynthia at 514-931-7311 x229 or

St. Monica Parish: RCIA Program

If you seek to renew your faith, complete your sacramental initiation, or enter into full communion with the Catholic Church, we invite you to join us Wednesdays, beginning September 24 at 7pm (6405 de Terrebonne St., Montreal). Contact Glenda at 514-481-0267.