SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION

Confessions are heard in the Church each Saturday from 4:45 pm to 5:00 pm and at any time by appointment. Parish Penance Celebrations are held during the Advent and Lenten seasons.

Lenten Confession Times: Wednesday, March 31st at 7 pm and Thursday, April 1st at 2 pm.


FIRST COMMUNION

If your grade 2 student has completed the First Communion workbook and would like to celebrate the Sacrament of First Communion, please call the parish office at: 613-389-2009. If not, that Sacrament will be celebrated in October.


CONFIRMATION

Congratulations to all those who have made their Confirmation in recent weeks!! For those who might have missed Confirmation, if you went to the meeting in March….Oct. 2nd is still available. Please call the parish office at: 613-389-2009 as soon as possible.     

For older Catholics who have not received the Sacrament of Confirmation, please arrange to meet with Father Shea before the end of April.


BAPTISM (Children and Adults)

Children usually are baptized soon after birth. Please call the Parish office to begin preparations for this Sacrament. Adults are usually initiated into the life of the Church after a period of preparation and instruction. This process begins with a conversation with the Parish Priest. If you or someone you know would like information about becoming a Catholic, call us at the Parish office at 613-389-2009.


RCIA – RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS

Becoming a Catholic involves an ongoing process of preparation. If you would like more information, please call 613-389-2009

MATRIMONY

Please call the Parish Office (613-389-2009) to begin making arrangements at least six months prior to your anticipated marriage date. It would be helpful if you would prepare your personal documentation ahead of time (e.g., Baptismal certificates, personal identification, other significant documents).

HOLY COMMUNION FOR THE SICK AND SHUT-INS

Holy Communion is taken regularly to those who are sick and shut-in. Contact the Parish office if this service is needed. In case ofany immediate emergency, call the Parish at 613-389-2009. If no one is in, leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.


EMERGENCIES

In case of an immediate emergency, call the Parish Office. If no one is in, leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.

Parish Office:613-389-2009

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Blessed Sacrament Parish
Amherstview & Amherst Island, Ontario
Saint Linus Parish
Bath, Ontario
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3 Briscoe Street, Amherstview, Ontario K7N 1X2
PHONE: (613) 389-2009 ~ FAX: (613) 389-8995
blessedsacrament@cogeco.net