Greeting St. Gregory Catholic Community from Father Malcolm & Miss Maria,
Hoping and praying that everyone is safe and healthy. We ask for your continued prayers for each other.
Lots to read with this email.
The month of May has been concentrated by Pope Francis as the month of Mary. He has written 2 new prayers which are attached. These are to be said after saying the rosary.
May 1st Consecration to Canada to the Blessed Virgin of Mary
Bishops have been invited to consecrate their individual dioceses and parishes to Mary, Mother of the Church on Friday, May 1, 2020, seeking her maternal intercession during the Coronavirus pandemic. Bishop Crosby, will consecrate the Diocese of Hamilton to Mary, Mother of the Church, during a Mass on Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. Fr. Malcolm will also be consecrating St. Gregory the Great Parish to Mary, during a private mass on Friday. I have enclosed the prayer of consecration in the bulletin. For full text of the ceremony please visit: www.dioceseofhamilton.com
May 3 – 8th Catholic Education Week ” Igniting Hope“
I have attached Bishop Crosby’s letter with further resources for this year’s Catholic Education Week.
Bishop Crosby’s Video-Message on YouTube.
The link to the live-streaming platform for our Catholic Education Mass to be celebrated by His
Excellency, Bishop Crosby, OMI, on May 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick Parish in Hamilton:
https://stpats.online.church (will only be active during Mass times)
FORMED – Each week Formed continues to provide great videos to keep the faith strong. Take a couple of minutes and enjoy what they have to offer. Check out the bulletin on how to register for free.
For additional updates as they become available visit our website www.saintgregoryparish.com
The Diocese of Hamilton www.dioceseofhamilton.com