Published Sunday, November 19, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

The celebration of marriage is a very important event in the life of a parish. It is essential that couples meet with a priest to book their wedding at least nine months prior to the wedding. Sometimes people book the reception centre before finding out if the church is available...Read more

Published Sunday, November 12, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

The celebration of marriage between a Catholic and a non-Christian is likewise, a celebration of the Church. Though provision is always made to respect the non-Christian beliefs of the bride or groom who is part of another religious tradition, such a celebration remains an occasion of the Christian community to...Read more

Published Sunday, November 5, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

The marriage of two Christians is a sacrament – an effective sign which reveals and makes present the mystery of God’s love for humanity and in particular, the mystery of Christ’s love for the Church. It is an occasion for great celebration within the Christian community. The celebration of a...Read more

Published Sunday, October 29, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

This week we celebrate two important feasts in our Church – All Saints Day and All Souls Day. During the month of November we prayerfully remember all our beloved dead and we commend them to the mercy of God. Today we remember the following parishioners who died since November 1,...Read more

Published Sunday, October 22, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

At the initiative of Pope Pius XI in 1926 the second last Sunday during October became known as World Mission Sunday. Catholics throughout the world are invited to pray for and give to missions. The funds collected assist some 1250 mission dioceses under the responsibility of the Congregation for the...Read more

Published Sunday, October 15, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

Summer is now past and we are into the season of autumn. October is a time to celebrate together the abundance of life, manifested in joys shared, in food lovingly prepared and in children who delight us by the simplicity of their very personhood. Thankful hearts just cannot contain their...Read more

Published Sunday, October 8, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

Blessed are those who are convinced of their basic dependency on God, whose lives are emptied of all that doesn’t matter, those for who the riches of the world just aren’t that important. The kingdom of God is theirs. Blessed are those who know that all they are is a...Read more

Published Sunday, October 1, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

Saturday, October 7th is the Feast of the Holy Rosary. We are encouraged to pray the Rosary during the month of October. The Rosary is recited after our morning Masses during the week. On CKWR 98.5FM is the Marian Hour of Prayer Program which includes stories, music, inspirational reflections and...Read more

Published Sunday, September 10, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

Do you know the date of your Baptism? It was the most important day of your life. Baptism is a mystery that defines me, purges me, marks me, penetrates me and transforms me to the depth of my being. My Baptism shapes who I am and the way I try...Read more

Published Sunday, July 16, 2017 by Father Dennis Noon

The fruit of service is PEACE. Mother Teresa wrote “Works of love are always works of peace. Whenever you share love with others, you will notice the peace that comes to you and to them. When there is peace, there is God – this is how God touches our lives...Read more