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  •       First Communion &
         First Reconciliation


    Nativity of Our Lord Parish offers this program beginning September 2018:
     Sacramental preparation for First Communion & First Reconciliation is held for children of registered parishioners who are enrolled in Grade 2 and higher. 
    If you were unable to attend the
    REGISTRATION in the PARISH OFFICE
      From: September 19, 2018
    To: October 9, 2018
    Please bring a copy of your child’s Roman Catholic Baptism Certificate and $50.00

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    Public School Religious
     Education Program
    Registered parishioners whose children are enrolled in the public schools are invited to register their children in this program. This program will provide basic religion classes. 
    N.B.  Registration in this program is mandatory for students studying in public schools and wishing to be prepared
    for First Communion.

    Fr. Michael and coordinators for our sacramental preparation programs will explain the details of the program during the Parents’ Information Meetings as mentioned above. Questions will be entertained from all interested parishioners about each of the programs. For further information or registration, please call the Parish Office at 416 621 2732.
  •              Parish News

    Catholic Women`s League
    CWL will be having a movie night on Thursday September 27, at 7:00 pm
    in the hall. All parishioners are welcome to attend with their families.
    The movie will be: The Greatest Showman. Popcorn will be made by our Youth Ministry, treats and refreshments will be served.
    See you there.

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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.

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    Nativity of Our Lord Bible Study
     Bible Study group meets on
    Mondays from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
    in the hall.  
    This year we will study INTERCESSORY PRAYER – a 9 week session based on the Scriptures. Booklet  written by Ann Sheilds. (approx. $13.00)
    Come and see what the scriptures reveal on how to pray for ourselves and others.
    This is an opportunity to learn about prayer, increase your faith and trust in the Lord. Bring your Bible.
    Contact Linda Wisz at 416-620-7662.
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    Knights of Columbus Council 12735
    OCTOBERFEST

    Saturday, October 20th
     Dinner / Dance / DJ
    Menu:   Wiener Schnitzel, Sausage,   
                   Sauerkraut, Roast Potatoes,
                    Vegetables Medley, Strudel.
    Cash Bar:  German Beer and Wine.
    Tickets $35
    Available at the office, After Mass,
    or call Gus 416 620 9658.

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    Nativity of Our Lord
    Youth Ministry 10th Anniversary

    All are invited to Nativity of Our Lord Parish’s 10th Anniversary of Youth Ministry.
    Here at the parish on
    Saturday September 29th, 2018.

    Mass with Bishop Boissonneau at 5:00 pm. Eucharistic Adoration in Thanksgiving at 6 pm. followed by a celebratory reception at 7:00 pm  
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    Life Chain Sunday

    September 30th, 2018
    from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
      Life Chain is a peaceful public witness of Pro-Life individuals standing for about one hour praying for our nation and for an end to abortion. Nativity of Our Lord’s intersection will be at – Burnhamthorpe and
    The West Mall

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    The Sexual Abuse Crisis
    in the Church

    On Tuesday, October 2nd at 7:30pm,
    Fr. Michael will be leading us on an evening of sharing, reflection and prayer.
    The evening will include a presentation on the nature of sexual abuse both in the church and in the community as a whole.
    All parishioners are invited to attend.

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    Bereavement Support Group
      Working through grief can be one of the most difficult times in our lives.
    We invite you to join us on
    Thursday, October 4th at 7:30 pm.
    At this time you will receive important information to assist you in reconciling your loss and find ways to heal; work through the pain; and other emotions we can
    experience as we grieve.
    Please Note:  The sessions last for 9 weeks Pre-registration is required. All are Welcome. There is no charge for participants.
    For more information please contact
    Linda Wisz 416 620 7762
    or the parish office at 416-621-2732

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    Seniors Social Club

    Nativity Seniors Club
    Time: October 5th, 2018 at 11:15 am
    Activities: Movie or Bingo over a light lunch.
    All men and women are welcome.

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    Renew Toronto
    Young Adult Conference
    Saturday October 13, 2018
    (at the Isabel Bader Theatre on the University
    of Toronto campus, downtown Toronto)

    A conference for all Young Adults ages 19-39. It is an opportunity to grow in faith alongside like-minded people at a similar stage of life.The conference will offer unique opportunities for students, young adult professionals, young couples and families, men & women! For more details:
    http://ocytoronto.org/renewto/

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    Liturgy of the Word with Children
    We will start on Sunday October 14th
    at the 9:00 am Mass
    for children in Grades 1 to 5.

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