World Communications Day – May 16, 2021

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“You – the clergy, religious and lay faithful of the Archdiocese – haven’t forgotten the needs of your neighbours.

“Thank you to our pastors and parish staff who have continued to educate the faithful about the work of ShareLife agencies.”

 – Cardinal Thomas Collins

 Thank you for supporting ShareLife!

Many Thanks for the Holy Week & Easter Celebrations to:

  • Our parish community extends a special word of thanks and gratitude to all liturgical ministers and to all those who helped make our celebrations so prayerful
  • All involved in assisting in the preparation of our adult candidates for the Sacraments of Initiation at the Easter Vigil
  • Our musicians for providing the beautiful music which greatly enhanced the Triduum Liturgies of Holy Thursday, Good Friday and the Easter Vigil
  • All Lectors and Eucharistic ministers, Altar Servers and Ushers for their endless dedication
  • Our Sacristans for the fine work in helping prepare and make the Triduum liturgies run so smoothly
  • Many thanks to all who made donations for flowers

Easter Blessings

His resurrection is a gift that lights our way and brings joy and peace to our hearts. May God’s blessings be with you at Easter. HAPPY EASTER!!!!

~Father Michael and the Parish Staff ~

Please Book Your Free Seat to the Triduum by 2:00 pm on Holy Thursday!

As the parish office will close for the Easter weekend at 2:00 pm on Holy Thursday, you are asked to book your free seat for any of the Triduum Service by 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 1, 2021.

There will not be anyone in the office to receive your reservation after this time. Fr. Michael will be in the church celebrating the Easter Liturgies and unable to book seats on your behalf. If you are unable to book a seat, please join us through our livestream. May God bless you during this Easter Triduum.

Donation for Easter Flowers

Every year the parish relies on the generosity of parishioners to decorate the church with flowers. If you would like to make a donation to purchase flowers, please make your donation by using the envelope “Flowers for Easter” marked with your name, address and envelope numbers. Thank you for your generosity.

Covid 19 Update: Public Celebration of Mass to Resume at St. Peter’s on Monday, March 15th, 2021

Beginning Monday, March 15th, 2021, parishes in the grey zone will be permitted to celebrate Mass publicly with 15% occupancy. For St. Peter’s, this means a capacity of 115.

We will return to our normal Mass schedule of celebrating weekday Mass Monday to Friday at 8:00 a.m., Saturday at 5:00 p.m. and Sunday at 9:00 and 11:15 a.m.

Confessions will be celebrated in the side chapel Saturday from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. As Fr. Michael is alone, he will need to stop hearing confessions at 4:30 p.m. to prepare for Mass.

The parish will have two extended times for the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Saturday, March 20 and Saturday, March 27 from noon till 4:00 p.m.

Those who come to Mass ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK. Please remain at home and watch Mass on television or our livestream if you have a fever, have been exposed to someone with COVID 19 or are sick.

We look forward to being with you again in church!