News Update: 2022.05.06

News Update: 2022.05.06

My sheep hear my voice, I know them and they follow me.

John 10:27

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Adoration Chapel Open 

Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Consider becoming a Committed Adorer. Contact Agnes at adoration.chapel@web

Confessions Schedule

Wednesday & Friday Immediately after 9:00 AM Mass  Saturday from 4:00PM to 5:00PM  

Volunteer Needed 

  • To pick up a Senior Woman from our Parish at Richmond Rd & Pinewood Cres.
  • We are looking for volunteer slide operators for the 9AM Sunday Mass. It’s a job you can do right from your pew! 
  • All interested volunteers will be trained. 
  • Email media@stmarysottawa.ca to sign-up.

 Fr Ken raising funds for Companions Seminarians

Fr. Ken Lao is Raising Funds for the Companions of the Cross Seminarians In honour of Fr. Bob Bedard. Please visit https://youtu.be/Sor27LDbLNI for more details

Journey of Discovery: Spiritual Gifts Seminar

God has called you and equipped you for service and ministry. Join us for a journey to discover your God-given gifts (charisms). Sign up for a face-to-face interactive workshop at St. Mary’s Parish to be held on Friday, May 20 th (7pm to 9pm) and Saturday May 21 (9:45am to 4pm). Lunch provided.

Register at spiritual.gifts@stmarysottawa.ca or call Gary at 613 526-1063
“The most beautiful experience, however is the discovery of all the different charisms and all the gifts of his Spirit the Father showers on his Church. They are all gifts that God gives to the Christian community in order that it may grow in harmony, in the faith and in His love as the Body of Christ.” Pope Francis

Spring Fling III Parish Dinner & Dance

When: Sat., May 28th  
Time: 5:30- 10:00 p.m.
Where: St. Mary’s Hall
What to Expect: good food, music, fellowship, door prizes, and great fun
Cost: $50.00 Per/Person – Hall is licensed to bring your own booze
Fundraiser for humanitarian aid in the Ukraine.
Tickets on sale after all weekend Masses from May 7 to May 22.

Lost & Found 

Cell Phone Found, with very distinct markings. Please contact office@stmarysottawa.ca to pick-up

National March for Life in Ottawa

We’re just two weeks away now from the National March for Life in Ottawa, which is scheduled for Thursday, May 12th, the Rose Dinner, the first in-person pro-life gala in three years  Seth Dillon, CEO of The Babylon Bee is the keynote speaker. The National March for Life Youth Summit is being held the day before the March, on Wednesday, May 11th, please visit the March For Life website for more info. https://marchforlife.ca/

Christian Life Program

Couples for Christ Ottawa and its Family Ministries invite you to the Christian Life Program (CLP). Gain a renewed understanding of God’s call as Christian couples or individuals. Most sessions consist of a teaching, a group discussion, and fellowship. For registration & info: visit https://cutt.ly/clp. St. Patrick’s Parish Fallowfield, 15 Steeple Hill Cr., Fridays, May 6 – June 24, 2022, 7:30pm. Free. Info: acosta.edgar@gmail.com

Mass for Healing and Reconciliation

Pray for healing and reconciliation with our indigenous brothers and sisters. Kateri Native Ministries will be providing the music, and giving a short presentation. Saint Isidore Parish, Kanata, Sat., May 21, 4:00 pm. Info: parish@StIsidoreKanata.com.