Special Collections 2023 and Liturgical Calendar

If you use a box of donation envelopes for your donations to the church, you are familiar with the special collection envelopes that are scattered through your box. For those who donate by other methods, here is a list of the special collections up until Easter. The full list can be found on our website.
Jan. 1: New Year’s Day
Feb. 5: Heat
Feb. 26: Poor and Needy & Diocesan and Missionary Works
Mar. 26: Development and Peace
Apr. 7: Holy Land
Apr. 9: Easter Offering
May 7: Poor and Needy
May 14: Oblate Vocations
May 21: Pastoral Works of the Holy Father
June 18: Oblate Missions
Sept. 24: Needs of the Canadian Church
Oct. 22: Evangelization of the Nations
Nov. 5: Heat
Nov. 12: Oblate Missions
Dec. 3: Poor and Needy
Dec. 25: Christmas Offering

Liturgical calendar 2022-2023:  Year A




Centretown Emergency Food Centre

Centertown Emergency Food Centre is accepting donations of food items. Most required food items are:
– Pasta and pasta sauce (cans preferred to glass jars)
– Canned soup, chili, or stew, tuna
– Small jars of peanut butter.
Personal care items like toothpaste, shampoo and razors would also be appreciated. Please leave your donations in the crates in the church foyer. Thank you for thinking of those in need.

Please register with the church if you would like to receive our weekly emails with our bulletin.  http://canadianmartyrs.org/register/


Tuesday-Friday  11:30am
Saturday 5:00pm and Sunday 10:00am 

Please join us for our Sunday Liturgy of the Word via Zoom at 11:30am.   

SUNDAY LITURGY OF THE WORD: the Zoom link for Sunday Liturgy of the Word can be found on the front page of the bulletin and in the bulletin email. 

3pm Monday: Christian Meditation
8pm Tuesday: Lectio Divina and Meditation
6:30pm Thursday: Evening Prayer
11:30am Sunday: Liturgy of the Word
Please contact the office if you would like to join any of these sessions.


Online Masses in Ottawa

A list of Catholic parishes in Ottawa that are live streaming or recording their Masses can be found at: https://en.archoc.ca/masses-online

St. Joe’s parish reflections, Liturgy of the Word and music:  http://www.st-josephs.ca/

Masses from St. Edward’s Church Toronto:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzpTXOQlLM0CTsjqn2LhfaQ

Oblate parishes with live streams of Masses: 

St. Augustine’s Parish, Vancouver:  https://www.facebook.com/staugchurch/

Our Lady of Mercy Parish in Enoch, AB:  https://www.facebook.com/ourladyofthelake1

Sacred Heart in Edmonton: Facebook page.

St. Patrick’s, Hamilton, On.:  http://www.stpatrickshamilton.ca/

Oblate Resources:  http://www.eugenedemazenod.net/ https://www.omiworld.org/

Resources including Spiritual Communionhttps://en.archoc.ca/resources