Welcome to St. Agnes Parish

The 38th Annual Advent Novena begins Friday Dec. 2nd & ends Saturday Dec. 10th.  Prepare for Christmas with this beautiful and meaningful tradition.  See the bulletin for all details   Bulletin

ADVENT RECONCILIATION SERVICES in our four Waterloo Parishes:

St. Louis, Monday Dec. 12, 7:30pm,   St. Agnes, Tuesday Dec. 13, 7:30pm,  St. Michael’s  Wednesday Dec. 14, 7:30pm,    Our Lady of Lourdes  Thurs. Dec. 15 7:30pm

CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE at St. Agnes Parish:

Tues. Dec 20 – Christmas Decorating 9:00am

Saturday, December 24th 6:00pm CHRISTMAS EVE MASS with Christmas Pageant;  11:00pm CHRISTMAS MASS preceded by Carols at 10:45pm

The Solemnity of The Nativity of Our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ (Holy Day of Obligation:   Sunday Dec. 25th  CHRISTMAS DAY MASS  9:00am & 11:00am Mass (no evening Mass)

Weekday Mass:  Dec. 27-30 7pm Tues – Fri;  6:00pm Holy Hour Thursday

Sunday Jan. 1st  9am, 11am & 7pm The Solemnity of Mary, The Mother of God (Holy Day of Obligation);    Saturday Dec. 31st 5pm Vigil

PURA VIDA FOUNDATION:    ***NEW! See the photos of the site on our  Parish Outreach  page.  PURA VIDA is our St. Agnes Parish’s Parish Outreach project, to help women & youth at risk in Peru.  This initiative is a new and important undertaking by our parish, to share the gift of our resources with those far outside our direct community, desperately in need of generosity of those who can help.  Please donate whatever you are able to this worthy cause.  Click here for the background and how to donate – thank you!

Be sure to read our weekly bulletin for important news, information, events & updates!

Keep up on news in our Diocese of Hamilton by visiting the website often: www.hamiltondiocese.com.

Is a loved one sick? Please contact the parish office to arrange for their name to be added to the intention list for community prayers during Mass. Also, the Sacrament of the Sick can be arranged with the office – Fr. Aleks will visit & annoint those that are ill. Learn about this Sacrament & when to receive it: Information on the Sacrament of the Sick   

Please remember that parish operating expenses continue while people are away, so we ask that you consider signing up for the parish Pre Authorized Offering program. Other options exist such as post dating your contributions. We thank you for your support of our parish operations. Please Contact the parish office for more information.

Catholic radio content in Waterloo Region: the Holy Rosary is prayed each Sunday morning at 9:00am on 98.5 CKWR FM – a beautiful start to your Sunday.  Please share with those who could find this a helpful and peace giving resource. Please consider a donation to 98.5 CKWR to continue to fund important Catholic programming.  Details on how to donate at:   www.ckwr.com

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