The St. Mary’s Update
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Night of Worship and Ministry: Pentecost Vigil
Saturday, May 27 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Come Holy Spirit! Join us for a powerful evening of worship, prophecy, teaching, healing, and Eucharistic adoration. Our pastor, Fr. Mark, will be speaking on the theme of “Become Fire!” The members of the Prayer and Prophetic Ministry will be available to pray over you.
From the Companions of the Cross
Priestly Ordinations and Reception
Saturday, June 17
Ordinations: 10:00 AM | Notre Dame Cathedral-Basilica
Reception: 5:00 PM | Ottawa Conference and Events Centre
Celebrate the priestly ordinations of Dcns. Daniel, Isaac, and Kevin with the Companions of the Cross community. Join us for the ordination and the reception! Flying in from our foundations in Canada and the USA, the Companions of the Cross Brothers will gather in Ottawa for this joyous event. Our keynote speaker at the reception will be Bp. Christian Riesbeck, CC. Purchase your tickets before May 30th, costing $100 per person. For more information, contact Kim at email@example.com.
News and Notes
Road Closures This Weekend
Due to the Ottawa Race Weekend, many roads near the church are closed. Please consider planning ahead and leaving early for Mass this weekend. For the complete list of road closures, visit: https://www.runottawa.ca/torw/plan/road-closures
For Young Adults
Bayswater & Young Sunday Brunch
Sunday, June 4 | 1:00 PM | Eggspectation
Bayswater & Young is hosting Sunday Brunch on June 4th at 1:00 PM at Eggspectation (171 Bank Street). Come out for fellowship and to meet new people while having some yummy food and drinks!
This Week on FORMED
Lectio: Evangelization with Dr. Mary Healy
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