Holy Redeemer Parish - Announcements

2017-07-30Farewell Reception for Fr. James and Fr. Matthew
We are organizing a farewell gathering for both Fathers James and Matthew who are transferred from Holy Redeemer August 1st, 2017. The gathering will take place on Sunday, July 30th after the 11:00 a.m. mass.
Please come and participate at the reception to show our love and appreciation to both of them who served our parish.
2017-06-03A Taste of Syria - Saturday, June 3rd
Please join us in the parish hall on Saturday, June 3rd for "A Taste of Syria" hosted by the Knights of Columbus with the assistance from our Syrian parishioners.
Doors open at 6:00pm and supper begins at 6:30pm.
Experience the flavours of some of Syria's best known dishes, including kafta, tahouk, fattoush, tabouleh, hummus, as well as some delicious Syrian desserts. There will be a cash bar serving wine and the Syrian spirit Arak.

Tickets are $25 and children under 12 are $15.
Tickets will be on sale after mass every weekend until May 28th.
2017-04-30North of 60 Project
You can make a difference to relieve poverty in Canada's North. The St. Vincent de Paul - Holy Redeemer Conference invites you to donate specific food items in April & mid-June to be shipped to Rankin Inlet by sea container.
Items needed are:

  354 ml cans of Carnation milk
  300 mg bags of ground coffee
  boxes of 72 bags of Red Rose Tea
  2kg tins of juice crystals

See the "North of 60" food collection box in the Church vestibule. Please ensure best before dates are 2018 or later.
Additional volunteers are needed for this ambitious endeavour.
Contact: Bernie Hartlin - Holy Redeemer Parish
2017-04-23Observance of Divine Mercy Sunday
Holy Redeemer Parish will be hosting the observance of Divine Mercy Sunday, on April 23rd from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.
This will include Veneration of the image, a talk and recitation of the chaplet and litany of Divine Mercy. Our Lord asked that this observance be preceded by a Novena which begins on Good Friday.
2017-02-12Library Corner
"Praying for our adult sons and daughters: placing them in the heart of God" by John & Therese Boucher. When our children become adults we need new strategies for caring for them. This book guides the reader in lifting up their adult children in prayer and unleashing God's love in them and us.
2017-02-07First Reconciliation Celebration Rescheduled to April 10
The First Reconciliation Celebration planned for the evening of February 7 is cancelled due to the inclement weather forecast. It is rescheduled to Monday, April 10 at 6:30 pm.