Join the 11-day Catholic Pilgrimage to visit the best Biblical and historical sites in Greece, October 6-16, 2020, under the spiritual guidance of Fr. Matt Nycz. Visiting Athens, Corinth, Mykonos, Ephesus, Patmos, Heraklion, Santorini, Delphi, Kalambaka, Thessaloniki. Featuring: Roundtrip air from Toronto, first class select hotels, 3 day Greek Isles cruise, breakfast & dinner daily… Continue reading Pilgrimage to Greece 2020 “In the Steps of St. Paul & St. John the Apostles”
The Bottle & Can Retrieval Centerlocated at 2790 Sheridan Drive (near the corner of Parkhurst) will count and sort your returnable bottles and cans and send the proceeds to Blessed Sacrament Church on Claremont Ave., if you make that simple request upon drop off. Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9am - 5pm, Sat. 9am - 4pm and… Continue reading CAN you believe it?! You CAN help our Parish with Bottles and Cans!
Last week we started the meetings of the newly formed Divine Mercy Cenacle groups. Nearly 60 people are attending, including about a third from several other area parishes. Cenacle is a small group prayer, study, and action ministry devoted to personal faith growth through discussion of the Diary of St. Faustina, the Catechism of the… Continue reading Divine Mercy Cenacle at Blessed Sacrament
Three years ago, our Parish Historian spent countless hours researching and chronicling the history of our parish. We then ran the historical articles for sixteen consecutive weeks in the bulletin – the positive response was tremendous! So, in this 90th Anniversary Year of Blessed Sacrament Parish, let’s run these wonderful articles again as we lead… Continue reading History of Blessed Sacrament Parish
Our parish campus has many buildings and several roofs with occasional leaks. The aging infrastructure requires constant attention. Last year some of the leaks were coming from the highest area of the church’s roof, around the steeple. Earlier this month we were able to fix it using a very high lift thanks to a very generous donor to help pay… Continue reading Parish Repair News…
Blessed Sacrament’s Faith Formation Youth Ministry (grades 5-11), led by the Faith Formation Coordinator, Carolyn Prefontaine, held an outdoor Living Rosary prayer Sunday night (Oct. 6th) in front of the school building.
We are looking for several volunteers, over the age of 18, who can commit to counting one Sunday morning every 6 weeks. If you can balance your checkbook and use a calculator, then you might have what it takes to be a collection counter. Training (and coffee) is provided and there is no long-term commitment. If… Continue reading Collection Counters Needed!
Food for thought: The Youth Faith Formation Program needs volunteers. When the Sunday evening sessions resume this coming September, we will need chaperones, gym monitors, set-up & clean-up, snack sales, etc. Please give this request your careful consideration. Carolyn would love to discuss this with you and answer all of your questions. Call her at 949-8188.
Please note the change in Parish Office hours: Monday through Thursday the office is open from 8:30 am until 4:00 pm, Friday hours remain the same at 9:00 am until noon.
We will be placing our order for bricks for our memorial walk by the end of June. If you would like to have the name of a loved one placed on one of these bricks, please fill out the form below and return it to the parish office as soon as possible. (We need to… Continue reading The Memorial Walk