On March 1st, Lent begins. The symbol of ashes are a reminder of our humanness and of the passage of time. Ashes symbolize our desire for God’s mercy and compassion. They are an expression of our sorrow for our sins and of our desire to resist temptation in the future. Ashes will be distributed during each of our Masses on Wednesday, March 1st.
Friday, March 3, 2017, from 8:30am to 7:00pm.
The first Friday of each month, we celebrate Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament. Come and spend some time in quiet prayer.
The CWL will hold their annual RUMMAGE SALE on Saturday March 4th in Bernadette Hall and Lynch Hall from 9:30am to 2:00pm. If you have items you would like to donate, such as used clothing, appliances that are not used anymore or other things, they would be most welcome. Sorting of items will take place on March 2nd & 3rd.
Every Friday at 7:30 pm during Lent (except March 3rd & April 7th) the Way of the Cross will be celebrated in our Church. This is a wonderful way to deepen our relationship with Jesus throughout Lent. Come and pray the Way of the Cross together in the Church at 7:30 pm.
Our Volunteer Tax Clinic is on March 11th, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. for the 2016 tax year. Please call the parish office at 416-924-6257 for an appointment. For those unable to attend the clinic, we have the “Drop-Off Service”. This service is now available all year!
Our Lady of Lourdes parish is offering a most extraordinary pilgrimage. Our route will roughly be between Paris and Rome. We will visit as pilgrims several holy sites.