Recent News and Events - February 2020

Season of Lent<br><em>Be Reconciled to God</em>

Season of Lent
Be Reconciled to God

Lent is a yearly celebration of the Church in preparation for Easter. Lent has two major purposes: It recalls or prepares for Baptism, and emphasizes a spirit of penance. Through forty days of closer attention to God's Word and of more fervent prayer, we are prepared to celebrate the Paschal Mystery.

Cancelled: <br>Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass 2020

Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass 2020

The Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass has been cancelled this year in order to ensure the safety and well being of all those involved. We wish every one of our anniversary couples a very blessed and happy anniversary whenever you are celebrating in 2020!

Pope's February Prayer Intention: Hear the Cries of Migrants

Pope's February Prayer Intention: Hear the Cries of Migrants

In his prayer intention for the month of February, Pope Francis calls us to pray "that the cries of our migrant brothers and sisters, victims of criminal human smuggling and human trafficking, may be heard and considered."

In Memoriam: Reverend Tim Hingston

In Memoriam: Reverend Tim Hingston

We regret to inform you that Reverend Tim Hingston, Pastor of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Waterdown, died yesterday, Tuesday, February 4, 2020.