Diocesan News

June 22, 2007

Celebrations on the Occasion of the Installation of Archbishop Terrence Prendergast, S.J.,
Ninth Archbishop of Ottawa, at Notre Dame Cathedral

Ecumenical Interfaith Service on Mon., June 25, 8:00 p.m. Installation and Eucharistic Celebration on Tues., June 26, 10:00 a.m. Representatives of our parishes, Religious Communities and various organizations have been formally invited. Although seating will be extremely limited at the June 26th morning celebration, you are still invited to attend. You are encouraged to attend the June 25th evening service, as there will be more available seating at this event.



COME AND SEE FOR WOMEN: Are you a young woman interested in discerning a vocation to religious life? If so, you are invited to attend the monthly Come & See for women. St. Theresa parish (Somerset & Cartier), Fri., July 13 & December 10, 6:30 p.m. We will share food, friendship and prayer. Info: Camille (613-276-1679).

COME & SEE FOR MEN: Have you ever thought of becoming a priest? Our "Come & See" group meets each month for fellowship, prayer and discussion. The next meetings are Fri., July 20 & Aug. 17. Info: Msgr. Len Lunney (613-738-5025).

INTERNATIONAL EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS QUEBEC CITY JUNE 15 22, 2022: For information, please contact Fr. Pommainville: Sainte-Genevieve Parish (613-731-3772). Info: (www.cei2022.ca).

Transportation: Bus from Ottawa Quebec City & Quebec City Ottawa (information will be forthcoming).


STRAWBERRY SOCIAL: St. Catherine Parish, Metcalfe. Saturday, June 23, 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. The Lion's Den, Metcalfe. Cost: $5 per person / Children $3. For more info: Bev (613-821-3732).

BENEFIT CONCERT: An eclectic programme of works from across the ages. Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish, Sun., July 1, 2:00 p.m. Admission: Adults $10 / free for children under 12 years. Info: Alice Whelton (613-744-7692).

THE SUMMER INSTITUTE IN PASTORAL LITURGY: A Mystagogical Reflection on Parish Liturgy. An evening focus session with Susan Roll. Thurs., July 5, 6:30 p.m. Evening Prayer, Seminary Chapel; 7:00 8:30 p.m. Focus Session, Lower Auditorium, Rm 1124, Saint Paul University. Info: Francine Quesnel ([email protected]); (613-236-1393 ext. 2247).

THE SUMMER INSTITUTE IN PASTORAL LITURGY: A Look at Celebrating the Liturgy of the Word with Children: Guidelines for Practice a new resource from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops. A morning focus session with Heather Reid. Sat., July 7, 9:30 11:30 a.m., Lower Auditorium, Rm 1124, Saint Paul University. Info: Francine Quesnel, Saint Paul University ([email protected]); (613-236-1393 ext. 2247).

OUR LADY OF THE VISITATION WEBSITE LAUNCH: At (www.olvis.ca). Keep in touch with events and activities, support fundraising efforts, and learn more about Our Lady of the Visitation parish.

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