St. Wilfrid's Roman Catholic Church

Toronto, Canada

St. Wilfrid, Our Patron
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Monday, October 16, 2017 - 28th week in Ordinary Time - Memorial of St. Marguerite d'Youville
Earthquake & Hurricane Relief Effort
The Archdiocese of Toronto is accepting financial contributions for humanitarian relief following the devastation caused by the late hurricanes and the earthquake in Mexico.

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 - 2017 Earthquake & Hurricane Relief Effort


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    December 17, 2016 has marked the 175th anniversary of the Archdiocese of Toronto, kicking off a year-long celebration of this historic milestone.

    More information about our anniversary celebrations is available here!


    Today...
    Masses
    8:00 AM Italian
    7:00 PM English
    Readings
    First Reading:Romans 1.1-7
    Gospel:Luke 11.29-32
    Intentions
    8:00 AM + Pietro & Delia Pirri
    Office Hours
    9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Confessions
    No confessions today. Please call the office.
    Devotions
    7:00 AMRosary Groups (Italian)
    6:15 PMRosary Groups (English)
    6:15 PMPrayer Groups (English)
    7:30 PMPrayer Groups (Italian)

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

    Antonio Morelli

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

     
    All Saints Day

    November 1

    Masses
    8 AM – Italian
    7 PM – English

     
    All Souls Day

    November 2

    Masses
    8 am – Italian
    12 noon – English
    7 pm – English/Italian

     
    MASS ATTENDANCE COUNT 2017

    At the request of Cardinal Collins a weekend Mass attendance count will be conducted in all parishes and missions of the Archdiocese on the weekends of October 14/15 and October 21/22. The reason for the count is to help provide an accurate profile of Mass attendance in the Archdiocese.

     
    Pray the Rosary

    Limited Free Rosaries available in the office.

     
    Perpetual Mass Cards and Healing Cards are available in the office
     
    Wreaths for Sale

    Small 1 for $3; 2 for $5; 3 for $7
    Large $10 each

    Click on a picture below for a bigger image:

     
    Altar Servers Training

    every Friday @ 4:30 pm

    New Members are welcome!

     
    CALLING ALL YOUTH

    Music practice

    Every Thursday @ 7 pm in the Green Room

    (Sings every 2nd & 4th Sunday of the month)

     
    CALLING ALL YOUTH

    Meeting every Friday @ 7 – 9 pm in Green Room or Mother Teresa Hall

     
    UPCOMING EVENTS
    RCIA
    The next meeting of our RCIA group will take place on Wednesday, October 18 at 7:30 PM. If you would like to join, please contact the office.

    Altar Server Meeting
    There will be a meeting of all altar servers and parents on Friday, October 20 @ 5 pm.

    Attendance is very important.

    Sacramental Preparation
    First Communion

    Grp B – October 21 @ 10-12

    World Mission Sunday
    October 22

    Be a Missionary!

    There will be a second collection. Give generously!

    ELEVATE YOUR SPIRIT
    St. Wilfrid's ELEVATOR Fundraising Event

    October 28, 2017 Saturday, @ 6:30 pm

    ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT-PASTA

    DOOR PRIZES CASH BAR RAFFLES

    Cost:
    $ 25.00 Adult
    $15.00 Children 5-11
    Free – 4 yrs. old and under

    Join the pasta eating contest and win a prize!

    TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR SALE

    Sacramental Preparation
    Confirmation

    October 29:
    9:00 am & 12 noon mass
    1:30-3:30 pm

    Memorial Mass with Candle Light
    Friday, November 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    We will celebrate a Mass with candle light for all deceased parishioners between 2016-2017. If you would like that your loved one be included, please call the parish office. You can also include your relatives who died outside St. Wilfrid’s parish.

    Messa a lume di candele per i nostri defunti parrocchiani tra 2014-2015

    Messa solenne a lume di candele per i nostri fratelli defunti di San Wilfrid, il 10 di novembre, venerdi, alle ore 7:00 pm. Saranno inclusi anche i defunti dei nostri parrocchiani cui funerali furono in altre parti del mondo. Per favore contattate la parrocchia.


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