WALK FOR THE CENTRE
Join our Canadian Martyrs team for the Walk for the Centre on Sunday, October 2nd at 1:30pm starting at City Hall in support of the Centretown Emergency Food Centre. You can sponsor the team by clicking here or by using the sponsorship forms at the church.
The Walk-a-thon has been a celebration in solidarity, serving Christ in our neighbours. All are welcome to join us in this event. Thank you for your consideration. For more information: https://www.centretownchurches.org/walkathon/
If you have a child in grade 6 and up who would like to join us as we continue our faith journey together, our Confirmation preparation classes will take place once a week beginning in October. If you are interested in registering your child for the sacrament of Confirmation, please contact Adele at 613-232-5347 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Confirmation preparation leaders wanted! Preparation classes will take place on Saturday afternoons, starting in October. If you are interested in joining the Confirmation prep team, or if you have a confirmed young person in your family in need of volunteer service hours, please contact Adele at email@example.com.
“LISTENING TO INDIGENOUS VOICES”
Join the parish’s “Listening to Indigenous Voices” study group and learn Indigenous perspectives on history and on righting relationships. The group will meet via Zoom from 7-8:30pm every second Monday, starting October 3 to March 13 (no meeting on December 26). The study book costs $25 and is available for purchase through Heather in the office or by online order from ltiv.ca. For more info or to register for this group, please email Maureen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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/
CURRENT MASS SCHEDULE:
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: Please find, in the weekly bulletin email, the Zoom link for Sunday Liturgy of the Word and the link to the Google Doc where you can sign up to be a lector.
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/
Resources including Spiritual Communion: https://en.archoc.ca/resources