St. Wilfrid's Roman Catholic Church

Toronto, Canada

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Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Disaster Relief
Hurricane Dorian devastated the Caribbean nation of the Bahamas, and caused significant damage in Nova Scotia and along the Atlantic coast of the United States.

The Archdiocese of Toronto is accepting financial contributions for humanitarian relief will be sent through our Catholic relief partners.

Those wishing to help may do so in the following ways:

  • Online through the Archdiocese of Toronto website: www.archtoronto.org;

  • By phone through the Development Office - 416-934-3411;

  • Through the parish, making cheques payable to: St. Wilfrid's Parish - 2019 Hurricane Dorian – Disaster Relief Envelopes are available in the lobby.


  • Today...
    Masses
    7:30 AM Italian
    9:00 AM English
    10:30 AM Italian
    12:00 PM English
    5:00 PM English
    Readings
    First Reading:Exodus 32.7-11, 13-14
    Second Reading:1 Timothy 1.12-17
    Gospel:Luke 15.1-32
    Intentions
    7:30 AM + Giovanni, Mario Bagnoli e Cosmo Minervini
    9:00 AM + Felice Di Felice
    + Carlito Porres
    + Akaeze Kingsley Chidi
    10:30 AM + Anna Paoloantonio e famiglia
    + Mazzella Lucia
    + Calogero, Nunzia Calogero
    12:00 PM Birthday thanksgiving for Violeta Cleto
    + Violeta Cleto
    + Giovanna Coccia
    + Chandrapattie(Ranie) Persaud
    5:00 PM + Ofelia Medina
    + Deceased members of Manalo & Evangelista Family
    + Margarita & Dominador Lucas
    Office Hours
    Today the office is closed
    Confessions
    No confessions today. Please call the office.

    This week...
    Read this Sunday's reflection
     
    Masses on the coming days
    NEWS
    Let us remember in our prayers the members of our parish that have gone home ahead of us, especially:

    Donato Perruzza, Bernadette Pires

    Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen

     
    Altar Servers Training

    every Friday 4:30 – 5:30 pm starting September 20

    New members are welcome.
    Registration forms available in the office

     
    S. Padre Pio Novena

    Settembre 14-22 @ 7:30 pm

    Feast Day Sept. 23
    Solemn Mass @ 7 pm

     
    St. Wilfrid's Senior's Group is back!

    New members are welcome!

    Resume on Wed., Sept. 18TH @ 9– 11:30 AM in Mother Teresa Hall.

    GRUPPO DEGLI ANZIANI DI S. WILFRID

    si riprendera` per Mercoledi` 19 Settembre dalle 9 am fino alle 11:30 am nella Sala Madre Teresa

    Registration: $5 for the whole year

    Come and join and have fun.... BINGO, TRIPS & MANY MORE!!

    Call Rosalie @416-638-4243

     
    Thanksgiving Food Drive

    PLEASE BRING A NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEM EACH TIME YOU COME TO MASS

    September 9 – October 21, 2019

    Si prega di portare cibo per il nostro povero.

    Thank you for helping our community!
    Place your donation in front of the altar.

     
    The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life in the lobby has many branches and numerous leaves. With each donation of a minimum of $ 500.00, a leaf will be engraved with a message of the donors' choice (e.g. "In memory of the living or of the dead or in recognition of", etc.).

    Please come to the office for more information.

     
    CONFIRMATION REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION

    Tuesday, September 17 @ 7:00 pm

    Requirements:

  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Child must be entering grade 7, 8 or high school
  • Child/Family attends regularly at St Wilfrid's Church
  • Registration fee of $65
  • Confirmation Certificate of the Sponsor

    Registration forms available in the office

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    RCIA

    If:

  • you are not a Baptized Catholic..
  • are Catholic but not confirmed
  • are not Catholic but baptized in other recognized religion and wants to have a full communion in the Catholic church
    Please come or call the office to register @ 416-638-0313

    Class will start September 5 @ 7:30 pm

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    Altar Servers Needed

    Please come to the office to register!

     
    UPCOMING EVENTS
    CONFIRMATION REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION
    Tuesday, September 17 @ 7:00 pm

    Requirements:

  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Child must be entering grade 7, 8 or high school
  • Child/Family attends regularly at St Wilfrid's Church
  • Registration fee of $65
  • Confirmation Certificate of the Sponsor

    Registration forms available in the office

  • St. Vincent De Paul Bundle Sunday
    September 21 & 22, 2019

    Gigantic Garage Sale
    Our Fourth Annual Garage Sale is around the corner:

    September 21 & 22, from 8 AM to 7 PM.

    Click for more information

    St. Wilfrid's Altar Renovation Fundraising Event
    Saturday, October 26 at 6:30 pm

    ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT-PASTA DINNER & DANCE

    Click for more info

    Blessing of the new Sanctuary/Altar
    Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the 5 PM Mass

    By Bishop John Boissonneau

    Refreshment after the mass in the parish hall.

    Donation of baked goods is greatly appreciated which can be drop-off Thursday to Saturday morning in Mother Teresa Hall.


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