Advent Reconciliation Schedule

Tuesdays, Dec. 12 & 19 11 AM (Basement)

Thursday, Dec. 14 & 21 11 AM (Basement)

Saturdays, Dec. 16 3:30 - 4:30 PM (Church)

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Mass Schedule for Christmas

December 24 (4th Sunday of Advent) 10:30 am

December 24 (Christmas Eve) 6 pm

December 24 (Midnight Mass) 12 Midnight

December 25 (Christmas day) 10:30 am

December 26 (Boxing Day) No Mass

 

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St. Vincent de Paul monthly meeting Dec 13

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: The next monthly meeting of the St. Dunstan’s St. Vincent de Paul society will be held on Wednesday, December 13, in the basement of the church at 7:30 pm (Dorchester St. entrance). Anyone is welcome to attend.

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Knights of Columbus monthly meeting Dec 15

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 824 will be holding their regular monthly meeting on Friday December 15, at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers followed by their annual Christmas Social beginning at 7 pm. A light meal will be served and we will share in some Christmas music and fellowship. All members and their guests are encouraged to attend.

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Parish Envelopes

2018 envelopes will soon be available. Those of you wishing new envelopes for the new year, or who have recently moved or changed phone numbers, please contact the parish office.

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Parish Ministries

As the year-end approaches, we are preparing schedules for lectors and eucharistic ministers for 2018. If you would like to serve in one of these ministries, please contact Martha at the parish office (902-894-3486). We will conduct training sessions for the new ministers.

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Christmas Flower Donations

ST. DUNSTAN'S CHRISTMAS FLOWERS: Donation may be made “In Memory of Loved Ones” towards the cost of Christmas flowers by placing their name and your name & envelope number in the collection basket or drop into the Parish office. Please have names submitted to the office by December 19 to be printed in the Bulletin. Loved ones will be remembered at the Christmas Masses.

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RCIA meetings 6:30 Sunday evenings in Parish Office

R.C.I.A. - THE RITES FOR THE CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS: This process of initiation into the Roman Catholic Church involves a gradual introduction into the life of the Christian community through individual and community prayer, reflection on Scripture, and fellowship with mentors who will journey with you as you learn to listen to God’s call in your life. This will take place Sundays, at 6:30 pm at the Parish Office. All interested in becoming members of the Church are welcome.

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Medical leave of absence for Fr. Floyd…Fr. Martin Carter current acting rector

Bishop Grecco has granted Father Floyd Gallant a three-month medical leave of absence and he has appointed Father Martin Carter as acting rector of St. Dunstan’s Basilica. Please pray for Father Floyd’s peace and healing.

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Scripture Study for Advent with Fr. Martin Carter

You are invited to join Fr. Martin for a look at the New Testament, particularly the Letter to the Ephesians, and explore its impact on Christian thought and spirituality. Study will be held on Tuesday evenings (November 7, 14, 21, and 28) at 7 - 8:15 pm, in the basement of St. Dunstan's Basilica (Dorchester St. entrance). All are welcome and all material will be supplied.

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Basilica Christmas Concert Friday December 22, 7 pm

St. Dunstan's Basilica will be presenting their annual Christmas concert on Friday December 22 at 7 PM. The program will feature "Mary Through the Ages", consisting of various musical settings of the "Ave Maria" and the "Magnificat". Also on the program will be highlights from previous cantatas "The Wonders of His Love", and "The Wonder of Christmas", as well as new selections from "A Light Still Shines" (the sequel to "The Wonders of His Love").

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Choir Rehearsals Thursday Evenings moved to the SDU Boardroom at 6:30 pm

The St. Dunstan's Adult Choir rehearse Thursday evenings 6:30 - 8 pm in the SDU Boardroom.  Anyone interested in joining are welcome to drop by and try it out. Contact music director Leo Marchildon for more information at leomarchildon@hotmail.com.

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Refugee Committee Online Fundraising Campaign: “Kakuma to Canada”

The St. Dunstan’s Basilica Parish refugee committee is in the final stages of a family reunification sponsorship of thirteen refugees from Somalia. Your much-needed tax-deductible donation to this fundraising campaign will bring stability and hope to a family that has suffered unimaginable adversity. To learn more about the Nuur family, and to donate online, click below.

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/st-dunstans-basilica-parish/kakuma-to-canada/

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CWL Recruitment

St. Dunstan's Parish is looking for a "Few Good Women" to beef up the numbers in their Catholic Women's League. For more information please call Judy Donovan Whitty (CWL Secretary) at 902-569-3496, or Gaye Garvey (Chair) at 902-569-1911, or visit the National website http://www.cwl.ca

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