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    Catholic Womens League
    CWL Ladies will be selling
    Christmas Bazaar Raffle Tickets
    Their “Blitz” will take place before and after Masses on both the Oct. 27 - 28th &
     November 3 - 4th
    weekends.
    Tickets are 1 for $2.00/5 for $10.00/10 for $20.00. Cash prizes: 1st prize $500. 2nd prize $300. 3rd prize $100.
    Winners will be announced at the bazaar on 10th November, at 1:00pm

    CWL Christmas Bazaar
    Saturday November 10th - 9 am to 1:00 pm
    Following items may ONLY be dropped off in the church hall on Friday November 9th from 10:00 am - 8:00 pm are as follows: Baked Goods (properly labelled if there is nut content), gently used toys, games, books & puzzles, Christmas décor & new items for Silent Auction or Tamboli.
    Your support is greatly appreciated.

    Mass for our
    CWL Deceased Members

    Dear CWL members, please join us on Wednesday Nov.20th at 7:00 pm Mass. Afterwards, we will have our Annual Budget and Donation meeting with results of elections in the church hall.
    Annual Christmas Luncheon
      Sunday December 9, 2018 10 am to 2 pm.  
    Nativity of Our Lord Parish Church Hall 
    Cost per person is $35.00
    Please contact Mela DaCunha at 416-626-6485 OR Alice Mycan at 416-621-0689 for your ticket.

    Please contact Alice Mycan at 416 621 0689 with your membership dues. Let’s see if we can get it done sooner than later.
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    Eucharistic Adoration- The Summit

    November 21st at 7:30pm-8:45pm.
      Do you have 1 hour to come and adore Jesus this month?
    Come join us for an evening with some sharing by our special guests,
    The Sisters of Life, and some time in prayer
    Hosted by Nativity's Youth Ministry.
     All are Invited!

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    The Sexual Abuse Crisis
    in the Church
    Fr. Michael will be leading an evening of sharing, reflection and prayer at:
    St. Anselm’s Church
    1 MacNaughton Road, East York
    Wednesday October 24th at 7:30 pm
    and
    St. Pius X Parish
    2305 Bloor St. Toronto
    (between Jane & Runnymede)
    Thursday November 8th at 7:30 pm
    and

    St. Leo’s Parish
    130 Watford St.,
    Brooklin, Ontario (Just north of Whitby)
    Wednesday November 14th at 7:30 pm
    .

    This will be the same talk he shared at  Nativity on October 2nd
    Our parishioners  are welcome to attend.

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    Supper Saints Needed for LifeTeen
      Do you like to cook?
    Want to get involved with our Youth Ministry in a new and special way?
    Consider offering your time and talent to bring supper for a LifeTeen night. More information is available at the parish office or you can contact Courtney for more details.
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    A Special Message to our
     Parish Community

    This month, we begin our sacramental programs for our children, preparing them for First Communion and Confirmation. 
    Each of us at this parish has an important role to play:  to support them and their families, to pray for them, to welcome them and lead them by our example!

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    Prayer Group
    The Nativity of Our Lord Prayer Group
    meets Wednesday evenings after the
    7:00 pm Mass.  For further information please contact Theresa Smith
    at (416) 620-5436.

      October the Month of the
    Holy Rosary

    The month of October is a good time to commit praying the Rosary every day.  The Rosary can bring great peace and holiness to your life.  It can be a powerful instrument for conversion.  The Rosary is a wonderful method of honouring Mary.
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    The Society of St. Vincent de Paul
    Bundle Up Collection

    November 3rd & 4th, 2018
    The Society of St. Vincent de Paul will be collecting gently used clothing, footwear, bedding, drapes and children toys, on the above weekend. No mattresses, dishes, video/audio cassettes, books or furniture will be accepted.  
    Please bring your articles to the Society’s container at the rear parking lot before or shortly after the weekend Masses on Saturday 3rd November from 5 - 6:30 pm & on Sunday 4th Nov. from 9 am to 1:00 pm.

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  • ACTS Retreat Weekends

    ACTS Retreat Weekends
    at Queen
    of Apostles Renewal Centre
     ACTS is an acronym for:
    A - Adoration, God’s Call
    your acceptance and answer.
    C - Community, love and
    caring for each other.
    T - Theology, “studying” through scripture
    and our faith.
    S - Service, to God and his people

    Come and renew yourself spiritually, to strengthen your faith and to
    apply it to your daily life.
    Women's Retreat   – Nov. 15 – 18
              Men's Retreat         – Nov. 29 – Dec. 2,
    For more info, please visit our website: www.actscanada.org  or call
    Lorei-an Lewis (905) 830 - 7679 or
    Serge Markarov (416) 830 - 6045
      
     

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