Lay Ministries

Lay Ministers Schedule

Lay Ministers Schedule for February to May 2018 is now available

Lay Ministers Schedule Adobe Document

Fr. Chris - Farewell Lunch

Fr. Chris - Farewell Lunch

Sept 10/2017

On Saturday Sept 9 and Sunday Sept 10, St. Patrick’s parishioners gathered to say goodbye to Fr. Chris and wish him well on his new appointment at St. Martin of Tours Parish in Smithville...Continue...

Lay Ministries

When did we see you hungry?

August 28/2017

Church Organizations Respond to the Famine Crisis

In February 2017, the United Nations declared there are 20 million people, including 1.4 million vulnerable children, at risk of death over the coming months in four countries (South Sudan, Yemen, northeast Nigeria and Somalia) due to food shortages.

The Catholic Bishops of South Sudan issued two communiqués appealing for international assistance and calling for peace and reconciliation among their people. The famine crisis results from ongoing armed conflicts and severe droughts, with hundreds of thousands of people being displaced from their homes and land.

A declaration of famine had not been made by the UN since July 2011 when some 260,000 people died in Somalia – half of them children under the age of five. Continue...

Lay Ministries

Over 3.5 million dollars raised for Famine Relief Campaign: “Pray-Give-Speak Out”

August 24/2017

On 7 June 2017 the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) coordinated and launched an ecumenical and interfaith appeal in response to the famines in South Sudan and the extreme food shortages in Yemen, northeast Nigeria and Somalia...


Diocese of Saint Catharines

Diocese of St. Catharines - Pastoral Assignments September 2017

August 3/2017

Pastoral Assignments September 2017 (PDF)

Lay Ministries

Lay Ministers Schedule

Lay Ministers Schedule for October 2017 to January 2018 is now available

Lay Ministers Schedule (PDF)

Lay Ministries

Diocesan Special Collections 2017

Needs of Canadian Church - September 23/24
World Mission Sunday - October 21/22
Deo Gratias - November 18/19