351 Willibrord Avenue, Verdun, Québec H4G 2T7 - Tel: (514) 769-9678 - Fax: (514) 761-1717

Parish Bulletin

Sunday March 28 2010

Board of Wardens
Marie Lafleche Steve Pine
Patrick Pellerin Mary Furlong
Ed Muchantef Dan Ormsby
351 Willibrord Avenue, Verdun, H4G 2T7
Tel : (514) 769-9678 Fax : (514) 761-1717
Email = stwillibrordparish
Parish website = www. stwillibrord Celebration of Eucharist:

Saturday, 5:00 p.m.; Sunday: 10.30 a.m.
Tuesday & Wednesday: 7.30 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 8:00a.m
CONFESSIONS will be heard 15 minutes before each Mass ~ weekdays, as well as on weekends.

Baptisms will take place on the fourth Sunday of the month at 1.00 p.m. Parents wishing to have their children baptized are asked to contact the Parish Office,
514-769-9678,for details.
A meeting with Parents and Godparents is a pre-requisite.
Please note: Godparents must be baptized and confirmed in the Catholic Faith to be eligible to serve as sponsors.

Get Well Prayers are requested for John Pinto who is recovering from a recent medical procedure.

VISION TV (Channel 75) is broadcasting a Lenten Mission on March 29th & 30 at 9.00 p.m. Copies of the DVD (two-hour presentation) are available for $20 (tax included) by calling 1-888-383-6277.
See poster at the back of the Church for more details.

c/o Villa Marguerite, Gouin Blvd. West, Pierrefonds. Begins Friday evening, April 9th and ends Sunday afternoon. Registration/Info:
(514) 626-9462 or (514) 697-6684.

Good Friday Blood Drive
Friday, April 2 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. - under the honorary
chairmanship of Cardinal Turcotte at Marché Bonsecours (350 St. Paul St. East; Metro Champ-de-Mars).

ADULT CATECHCHISTS who have been following the course are invited to attend the next session on Tuesday, March 30th following the 7.30 p.m. Mass in Marian Hall. The topic will be: “Moral Theology: The Commandments and the Law of Grace”.

REMINDER: a collection will be taken up on Good Friday for the upkeep of the Holy Land. Money raised helps to maintain the premises for pilgrims. Your generosity is appreciated! HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
Wednesday, March 31st:
Chrism Mass – 8.00 p.m.
Mary, Queen of the World
Basilica – Everybody welcome!

Holy Thursday: 8.00 p.m.
Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday:
3:00 p.m. Celebration of the
Lord’s Passion

7.00 p.m. Walk of Mercy

Holy Saturday: 8.00 p.m.
Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday: 10.30 a.m.
Solemn Easter Mass

N.B. The Parish Office will be closed on Holy Thursday, Good
Friday and Easter Monday.

Please note:
There will be no Mass on either Monday, April 5th nor Tuesday,
April 6th. Regular Mass schedule will resume on Wednesday,
April 7th.
All Parishioners are invited to attend
the Chrism Mass on Wednesday,
March 31st at 8.00 p.m.
The Priests of the Diocese of
Montreal will be renewing their
vows and Cardinal Turcotte will
preside over the blessing of the
Sacred Oils for our Parish.
Everyone is invited to attend.
Please note: There will be no Mass
on Wednesday, March 31 here in the Parish.
Annual Collection of the
Catholic Church of Montreal
Envelopes are available at the back of
the Church for your donation. As always,
your support of this important yearly
fundraiser is very much appreciated

In keeping with the ongoing celebration
of the Year of the Priest, let us remember
the words of St. Pius XII:
"The priest should realize that the
important ministry entrusted to him
will be more fruitfully carried out, the
more intimately he is united with Christ
and led on by His spirit."


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