Taize Prayer

Taize Prayer

July 29, 2014: All are welcome to join in this meditative sung prayer marked by short songs sung repeatedly, drawing the participants in communal and individual prayer. [read more]

Job opportunity: Youth and Young Adult Minister

Job opportunity: Youth and Young Adult Minister

Saint Mary of the Visitation Parish is a dynamic Parish of just over 2300 families with three Catholic Elementary Schools, and a High School in our boundaries. We reach out through many programs, opportunities and ministries... [read more]

Erika Sheppard

Erika Sheppard

Erika is one of Christ the King’s most accomplished students. She acted as both the North Halton Student Trustee and the Student Senate Chair for the 2013-2014 school year. She has also contributed to the Christ the King mentorship program... [read more]


Cursillo begins with relationship. Be a friend. Those who have experienced Cursillo (Cursillistas) welcome others to experience Cursillo. A Cursillo weekend helps deepen the Christian Spirit in our lives... [read more]

Jenna Mazza-Anthony

Jenna has been a top ten honours student throughout her time at Bishop Ryan High School. She has volunteered hundreds of hours in her community, coaching younger children and assisting the elderly, winning the Max Rotman Humanitarian Award... [read more]

Latest Heart to Heart

The Funeral Mass for Father Murray Farwell in Mount Forest last Friday was a significant moment in the history of St. Mary of the Purification Parish. Welcome to Father Boniface D'Souza, OCD. Dr. David Higgins, President of St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton chaired the 2014 Mission Legacy Awards... [read more]

Raquel Pisciuneri

Raquel has been a member of the Student Activities Council for several years and has assumed multiple leadership roles. Raquel can lead a school of students. More significantly, Raquel positively influences people she interacts with daily. By word and example, Raquel challenges others to be their best... [read more]

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd – Level I Training

Great news! Beginning this Fall Catechesis of the Good Shepherd – Level I training will be offered here in the Diocese! Monday evenings, 7 – 9:30 pm, beginning Monday September 29th 2014 at Holy Rosary Parish in Guelph. Contact Anne Jamieson for more information... [read more]

David Bowman

At school, David is a highly motivated student who has maintained an Honours academic standing throughout his years at St Mary’s. In his school community his activities include leadership roles in all of the Development and Peace, Culture of Life and Me to We/ We Scare Hunger initiatives... [read more]

Mass of Christian Burial of Fr. Murray Farwell

Reverend Murray C. Farwell died peacefully in the early hours of Monday morning, July 7th, fortified by the Sacraments of the Church and surrounded by the love and prayer of family and friends at the age of 69. Father Murray is deeply mourned by... [read more]

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Journeying in Community
to the Fullness of Christ


Levels Program: Divorce and Separation


Living Well, Wisely and Whole


Annual Vocations Mass, 2014


Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Training