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Give your Sunday offering online

Did you know you can make your regular Sunday offerings through credit card payment? Some people collect Air Miles or points whenever they use their credit cards. Why not benefit by making your Sunday offerings with a credit card? Holy Family can now accept donations, whether special donations or your weekly Sunday offering, through CanadaHelps.org. Donate […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Fr. Deprey will be away … … from November 5 to 9 at the FSSP District Meeting in Nebraska. “Our Catholic Faith” class on Saturdays Our multimedia course on the basics of our Catholic faith takes place on Saturdays from 10 to 11:45 a.m. in the hall. Registration is $25 for course materials. The course […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

All Saints’ Day There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 1, the feast of All Saints. All Souls’ Day On Friday, November 2, a High Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 7:30 p.m. Several Low Requiem Masses will also be offered in succession for the benefit of the souls in […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Fr. Geddes will be away … … visiting family in Ontario from October 16 to 29. During this period, the Mass schedule will be reduced. “Our Catholic Faith” class on Saturdays Our multimedia course on the basics of our Catholic faith takes place on Saturdays from 10 to 11:45 a.m. in the hall. Registration is […]

Your donations needed

Donations through Project Advance are a great benefit to the parish. If you have not yet made a pledge this year, please consider doing so. All funds received over our assigned goal come back to the parish free of archdiocesan tax. We still have parish projects that need more funds to be realized (wheelchair-friendly ramp […]

Project Advance pledges

Donations made through Project Advance are a great benefit to the parish. If you have not yet made a pledge this year, please consider doing so. All funds received over our assigned goal come back to the parish, free from Archdiocesan tax. We still have parish projects for which more funds are needed (e.g., wheelchair-friendly […]

Financial update

2012 average weekly operating expenses: $3,830 Average weekly income: $3,220 Average deficit: $610 Thank you for your donations! They are most appreciated.

Project Advance update

Amount pledged (74 donors): $50,375 Funds received: $44,075 We hope to raise at least $60,000 to help defray the cost of repairs and improvements to the parish buildings. Pledge forms are available. Online donations can also be made here.

Summer attire at Holy Family

But the fruit of the Spirit is charity, joy, peace, patience, benignity, goodness, longanimity, mildness, faith, modesty, continency, chastity. Galatians 5:22 The exercise of the virtue of modesty in the way we dress is an important way in which we convey our respect for God and for one another. This is especially true at Mass, […]

Traditional Mass calendars available

The ‘extraordinary form’ of the Roman Rite is celebrated according to the calendar in force when promulgated by Blessed John XXIII in 1962. This calendar has a different cycle of Sundays and Feast Days from the ordinary form of the Rite, just as the Eastern Catholic Churches and, to a lesser extent, individual sees and […]

Sanctuary etiquette

The Sanctuary is the Holy of Holies of the New Covenant, traditionally separated from the rest of the church by a real or symbolic screen or by a permanent altar rail. It is where our Lord resides in the Blessed Sacrament in the tabernacle on the high altar. Please do not enter the Sanctuary unless […]

Receiving communion at the traditional Mass

At the traditional Mass, communion is received on the tongue while kneeling at the altar rail. Communion is never received in the hand at this form of the Mass. If you are unable to kneel, you may stand at the altar rail; if you are in a wheelchair, please come forward if you are able, […]

Food and refreshment after today’s 9 am Mass

Come celebrate our newly-established Traditional Latin Mass parish. Meet your new Pastor, Fr Deprey, and his assistant, Fr Geddes, who are priests of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter (FSSP). Food and refreshment provided.

Submitting Mass intentions

Fr Deprey and Fr Geddes will be taking Mass intentions for the rest of the year. To facilitate scheduling, please write your mass intentions down and place them (in a sealed envelope) into the collection basket.

Parish registration requested

The Archbishop has requested that everyone planning to attend Mass on a regular basis at Holy Family submit a new parish registration form. You will find these with the bulletin. They may be submitted with your collection envelope. Please print.