Registration forms are at the back of the church or can be emailed to you. We meet in the basement of St Dunstan’s. Classes are for children in Kindergarten - Grade 9. Grades K through 6 meet on Sunday mornings, 9 – 10:15 am starting Sept 23 and Grades 7-9 (Juniors) meet on Thursday 6 – 7:30 pm starting Sept 27. There will also be Parent meeting for the Junior Program on Thursday, Sept 27 at 6 pm. For more information contact Pat Wiedemer at email@example.com or call 902-393-6047.
THE ANNUAL ST. DUNSTAN'S BASILICA PARISH PICNIC will be held on Dorchester Street, Sunday, September 23, immediately after the 10:30 am Mass. This annual event is sponsored by the Parish and Our Lady of Fatima Knights of Columbus Council 824. Hamburgers, hot dogs, refreshments and cold treats will be provided. This is a wonderful opportunity for our Parish community to come together and also to welcome newcomers and friends to our Parish. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!
An evening of Adoration and fellowship, Upper Room is a weekly gathering for young adults seeking deeper relationship with Christ. The Holy Hour includes praise and worship, a brief reflection, silent prayer, benediction, and the opportunity for confession. After this beautiful hour spent with our Lord, we gather to socialize deepening friendship and in community. We will be starting our weekly Holy Hour September 18 at 7:30 pm at St. Dunstan's Basilica Basement.
Congratulations to the Newly Baptized. During the month of September, the following children were received into our Parish family through the Sacrament of Baptism: Alice Z., Maegan L. and Evelyn F.
Choir rehearsals take place on Thursday evenings from 6:30 - 8 pm in the SDU Boardroon across the road from the church. Newcomers are welcome to give the choir a try. Who knows, you might like it!
ARE YOU THE PARENT OF A YOUNG CHILD? The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd is having a "seed planting" information session Sept. 12 at 7 pm in the Knights of Columbus room of St. Dunstan's Basilica. We invite any and all to "come and see" this Montessori-based approach to teaching the Faith to young children. For more information, contact Jodi Grant 902.218.8282.
THE-HEART-OF-THE-MATTER: A Marriage Preparation Course for Modern Couples in the Catholic Church: Contact Pat Wiedemer at 902-393-6047 firstname.lastname@example.org
R.C.I.A.: The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, a journey of faith into the Roman Catholic Church, begins Sunday, September 30 at 6:30 pm in the Parish office boardroom (entrance opposite Basilica, Dorchester St.). For more information please email Fr. Martin Carter at email@example.com or phone the Parish office at 902-894-3486.
The Island-wide youth group, The Crew, is accepting youth going into grade 9 next year. The Crew meets every Thursday from 7:30 - 9:00 in the basement of St Dunstan's Basilica, with youth coming from Souris to Summerside. All are welcome grade 9 -12. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiries.
The bulletins with advertising are going to print late this coming week. The bulletins are free of charge to St. Dunstan's as the costs are covered by the advertisements. If you own a business and would like to get some information or are interested in advertising, please call 902-314-5307. The deadline is Wednesday May 9 at 5 pm. We are encouraging businesses to support our bulletins, and you, the parishioners to support our advertisers. Thank you!
OUR FATHER'S ADORATION CHAPEL is open daily from 6 am - 11 pm except for cleaning on Sunday, 9 am - 1 pm. You may request to have a candle burn in the Adoration Chapel during this time. The stipend is $7. Please contact the Parish Office. This week the candles in the Chapel burn for: Bobby; Special Intention (1). There are several hours available at the Adoration Chapel. Please contact Sharon Kelly - email@example.com - 902-892- 2494 or Cathy McCann - firstname.lastname@example.org - 629-4521.
MULTIPLE CHEMICAL SENSITIVITY: Scented products such as perfume and cologne can aggravate health problems for some people. Please refrain from wearing scented products at Mass. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
Please show your support by becoming or renewing your membership with the PEI Right to Life Association. Membership forms are at the entrance to the church.