Cursillo

Cursillo

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]

Encountering Christ in the Liturgy

Encountering Christ in the Liturgy

The Most Reverend Gerald Wiesner, O.M.I., the keynote speaker for the Ontario Liturgical Conference Summer School for Liturgical Musicians, will be speaking on Encountering Christ in the Liturgy in the opening address of the Summer School. [read more]

A Second Chance for Chants: Discovering New Life in Ancient Tunes of our Tradition

A Second Chance for Chants: Discovering New Life in Ancient Tunes of our Tradition

"The Church acknowledges Gregorian chant as specially suited to the Roman liturgy: therefore, other things being equal, it should be given pride of place in liturgical services." (Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, paragraph 116) This session will explore... [read more]

Raquel Pisciuneri

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]

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]


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]


Tyler Beatty

Monsignor Doyle Catholic Secondary School - Waterloo Catholic District School Board. Tyler is a young man of Christian character, and an altar server at St. Ambrose Parish in Cambridge. He embodies the Gospel values in his everyday interactions... [read more]


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]


Natalie Reis

Notre Dame Secondary School - Halton Catholic District School Board. Natalie maintained an academic average over 90% in all four years of high school, receiving subject proficiency awards and academic excellence awards... [read more]


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Upcoming Events

Jul272014

Summer School for Liturgical Musicians


Jul272014

Encountering Christ in the Liturgy


Jul282014

A Second Chance for Chants: Discovering New Life in Ancient Tunes of our Tradition


Jul292014

Taize Prayer


Sep122014

Journeying in Community
to the Fullness of Christ


Sep152014

Levels Program: Divorce and Separation


Sep172014

Living Well, Wisely and Whole


Sep212014

Annual Vocations Mass, 2014


Sep292014

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Training