With the restrictions due to COVID-19 many organizations are finding it challenging to advertise and get the word out about various events and activities. Prior to COVID-19 many groups would advertise in our paper bulletin or on our physical bulletin boards within the parish. With neither of these currently operating, here is a landing page of news and events that may be of interest to you.
The call to holiness is central to the Scriptures and this call has been renewed in our times. The highway to heaven is paved with holiness. In this series, we will explore the foundational call to holiness. Tuesdays from 7pm to 8:30pm for 5 weeks starting October 19.
40 days to pray and fast for an end to abortion. ST MAURICE VIGIL DAY: Wednesday, October 20 – Participants can either attend 1 hour of adoration at St. Maurice Church on our vigil day from 10 am-4 pm, and/or 1 hour in person at the prayer vigil site, southwest corner of Queen & Bank Street, Ottawa, from 7:00am – 7:00pm. Daily vigil at site during campaign, Sept. 22 - Oct. 31, 2021.
For more info call contact Wanda at 613-299-2515 or email@example.com
On Saturday, October 9th the Companions of the Cross celebrated the 10th anniversary of the death of Fr. Bob, their founder with a memorial Mass. It took place at St. Mary’s Parish with Bishop Christian Riesbeck, Bishop Pierre-Olivier Tremblay, Archbishop Marcel Damphousse presiding, and Bishop Scott McCaig preaching.
Will be held by Zoom on Saturday, October 23, 2021, from 9am - 3pm. Women of all ages are invited to a day of encouraging talks, inspirational music, breakout sessions, and Holy Mass celebrated by Fr. Brian McNally. Laura O’Reilly, from the Archdiocese of Ottawa-Cornwall, will be our speaker. The cost for the day is $30. Further queries can be directed to Diane Melanson-Howe (613-992-4693)
As in the past few years, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP) in Canada is helping relieve poverty in Rankin Inlet, Nunavit. Because of the pandemic, instead of dried goods we are asking for monetary donations to purchase the items to be shipped. Use the link below and indicate Rankin Inlet in the space for a note. We are extremely grateful to the parishioners of St. Maurice for your support to this important project.