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    January 17, 2021

    Dear Brothers & Sisters in Christ,

    On this Second Sunday of Ordinary Time, the Gospel is taken from St. John.  Even though the Evangelist St. Mark will be our primary guide this year in listening to the Good News, we will also listen to texts from St. John. It is a reminder that the Gospel of St. Mark is the shortest of all the Gospels, which leaves room for these supplements from the Beloved Disciple. During Ordinary Time, the Church celebrates the fullness of the mystery of the Lord Jesus. On Sunday, the Lord’s Day ...

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    Seniors' Corner

    Our goal is to stay connected and create a community where we can share in our thoughts, feelings and experiences when having some fun and learning about important aspects of our lives that are real today.  To join, please register on our parish web site -  click here - or by calling the Parish Office at 613 233-1125 (ext. 526).  For more information, please click here.

    First Confession & First Communion 2021

    This is an initial request to families who may have a child who plans to celebrate First Confession and First Communion in 2021, and is in Grade 2 or 7 years of age and older.  If families plan to celebrate the sacraments in 2021, please send an email to the parish office – info@basilica.ca 
    Please note that your family must be registered parishioners in order to participate in our program.

    Confirmation 2021

    Classes will begin on Saturday, January 23, 2021 and will continue into May 2021. These classes are required for children of registered parents in our parish who wish to be confirmed. If you wish to have your child, who is at least in Grade 6, prepared for Confirmation in 2021, please contact Saint Patrick’s parish office by email at info@basilica.ca or phone at 613-233-1125.
    Under the current circumstances, in-person classes at Saint Patrick’s Basilica are not planned for 2021. The hope is that candidates will have electronic means to participate in classes. Further details will be provided as interest and circumstances are reviewed.


    Our plan is to produce tax receipts for donations made during the year 2020, by the end of January or first week in February. Given the limitations imposed by public health orders, we will be mailing tax receipts. To ensure that you receive your receipt, if you moved over the past year, please advise the Parish Office of your new coordinates – info@basilica.ca, or by phone to 613 233-1125 extension 519.

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