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    NEW BOOK IN STOCK

    In the enchanting Marian Consecration for Children, Dr. Carrie Gress, author of The Marian Option, provides a fun and thrilling way for children to participate in this centuries-old practice. In just a matter of weeks, they will come to know Mary as they never have before. They will allow her to take their hand and lead them to Christ.
     
    May is the month devoted to Our Blessed Mother. Visit us in the Shop for all kinds of resources to help develop your relationship with the Woman who knew Christ best.

    Website: www.stpgiftsandbooks.ca
    Phone: (613) 235-7963
    E-mail: info@stpgiftsandbook.ca

  • Prayer intention of the holy father - may

    Evangelization – The Mission of the Laity
    That the lay faithful may fulfill their specific mission, by responding with creativity to the challenges that face the world today.

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  • parish news

    Trinity Sunday
    Parish Bulletin - Sunday May 27
    - please 
    click here to view

    Parish Spaghetti Supper - June 2

    Tickets are on sale for the Saturday June 2 spaghetti supper. They are available at the main entrance on Saturday and Sunday morning as well as in the Book & Gift Shop.

    You do You: Fashion in a Role Model Vacuum

    Fashion is a way to communicate who we are and what we hope to become, but today's styles seem to aim at becoming sex-symbols for young women and permanent adolescence for young men. Does this fashion phenomenon matter? Can an approach that uplifts both men and women be crafted to take us all in a better direction? Join this Cultural Conversation at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 10th in the Scavi! Guest speaker: Shannon Joseph, TReNDS Info: http://www.trendsfashion.ca/ (Lunch and childcare provided).  Please register at apascual@hotmail.com

    Lectio Divina - The Gospel of St. Luke

    Let us allow the Holy Spirit to guide our interior life and draw us closer to the Lord through Lectio Divina — the meditation on the Word and the contemplation of God. Lectio Divina on the Gospel of St. Luke will be held on Thursdays at the Baptistery from 7 - 8:30 p.m.​,​ starting May 24 ​until​ July 26.

    Adult Faith Formation - Video Series

    For those seeking to deepen their Faith, there will be a series of presentations based on Bishop Barron’s videos “Untold Blessings: Three Paths to Holiness." It will be held in the Conference room in the Scavi of Saint Patrick’s, Mondays, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

    Knights of Columbus & Ottawa Marathon Race Weekend  

    Great news! The Knights of Columbus are entered as an Official Charity of the 2018 Ottawa Marathon Race Weekend and your Saint Patrick's Basilica Council has entered a team of runners / walkers into the races. We are working hard to raise funds for the "Coats for Kids" program, which provides nice warm coats to the needy children of Ontario. 

  • message from the rector

    May 27, 2018

    Dear Brothers & Sisters in Christ,

    Our Pastoral Council met on Wednesday, May 16.  The minutes from the previous meeting were approved.  In business arising from the minutes, the following items were considered: a card will be provided concerning the services available from the online resource Formed.org; the updated version of the Parish Mission Statement will be provided in a brochure for parishioners; the Council approved the permanent loan of a relic of Saint Pius X to a neighbouring parish ...
    ... click here to read the complete Message.

    Our Parish Finance Council met on Tuesday, May 15.  The members approved the minutes of the previous meeting – April 17.  In business arising from the minutes, the following was considered: an update was received with respect to the insurance communications with our insurer and the property valuator; initial work is proceeding on the policy for emergency response preparedness ...
    ... click here to read the complete Message.

    I thank those who participated in the survey concerning the Sunday evening Mass time.  We expect to have a decision announced in next Sunday’s bulletin.
     
    Fr Kevin
    ... click here to read the complete Message.