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Welcome to the Website of Mary Mother of God Catholic Church in Oakville!  Join us for worship at our beautiful church and become involved in our growing community!  If you are new to the parish, please REGISTER TODAY.  You can register on-line at the bottom of our home page or at the parish.  Do visit again and browse our site as new information becomes available.

POINSETTIA FUNDRAISER!The Catholic Women’s League will be selling Poinsettias as part of their Christmas Bazaar.  Sales  continue to Sunday November 25thOrder forms are available in the Narthex or at the parish office.   Poinsettias will be available for pick up the weekend of December 1st/2nd before or after all masses.    Same great quality and pricing as last year.Your support of this fundraiser is greatly appreciated.


 

Youth Ministry News!

YOUTH MINISTRY NEWS!   Our Next YOUTH LED FAMILY MASS takes place at the 11:00 a.m. Mass – Sunday, December 16th. Please join us and support our youth group with your prayers.

For updates and information on all activities relating to the Youth Ministry, visit our new Youth Ministry website:  https://www.mmogyouth.com/

FRIDAY FAITH NIGHTS: Conquest & Challenge Program – Our next Conquest and Challenge meeting is on Friday, November 30th at 6:30 p.m. at St Andrew School (145 Millbank Drive).  These are teen led programs for boys (Conquest) and girls (Challenge) in grades 5-8 where they have fun with their friends while growing in their faith.  The cost of the program is $90 (September to May).  For more information please contact Susan at 905-599-3012 or email: conquestandchallengemmog@gmail.com

SATURDAY FAITH NIGHT (previously known as AFTERMASS Youth Group) for grades 8 – 12 will be Saturday, December 15th from 6-8 p.m. in the Nativity  Room.  Food, Faith & Friends!  Come and join us!

Follow us online! Instagram @mmogpym or Facebook: Mary Mother of God Catholic Church and AfterMass Youth Group.

 

“OVER 18” FILM PRESENTATION – Wednesday, November 21st at 7 p.m. Pornography Hurts…Most especially Our Children.  “Over 18” is a powerful documentary by a young Canadian filmmaker, Jared Brock about the growing epidemic of heavy porn exposure, especially in children and youth.  It discusses the prevalence and accessibility of online porn as well as effects such as addiction and the damage porn use can cause including the objectification and abuse of women and children. Join us to watch this powerful and educational documentary.  Facilitated by Teresa Hartnett, Director of Family Ministry, Diocese of Hamilton.   All parishioners are welcome to attend.

 

Eucharistic Adoration / Face-2-Face-With-God.  EveryONE and especially the YOUTH, is invited to attend an Hour of Adoration every first Friday night of the month.  The Knights of Columbus welcome YOU to begin the evening by reciting the Rosary from 8-8:30pm.  We’ll then spend a Holy Hour from 8:30-9:30pm with our Lord in Adoration. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will also be available. Come be INSPIRED with the evening and the DYNAMIC Music Ministry.

 

SACRAMENT OF FIRST RECONCILIATION for students from St. Gregory the Great, St. Marguerite d’Youville, Holy Family and St. Andrew Catholic Schools as well as our Catechetical Students will be celebrated as follows:

9:30 a.m. – Saturday, December 1st – St. Andrew, Catechetical Students & Holy Family  

11:00 a.m. – Saturday, December 1st – St. Gregory the Great & St. Marguerite d’Youville

 

Diocesan Newsletter:  For information about Activities and Events of interest in the Diocese of Hamilton, subscribe to the online Diocesan Newsletter at www.hamiltondiocese.com.