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Pastor: Fr. Gigi Philip
Administrative Assistant: Cynthia Livera

Sunday Masses
Saturday5:00 PMEnglish,
Children's Liturgy,
Singles for Christ Choir
Sunday9:00 AMItalian
Italian Choir
10:30 AMEnglish,
Children's Liturgy
12:00 PMEnglish,
Children's Liturgy,
Couples for Christ Choir
Daily Mass
Tuesday8:00 AMItalian/English
7:00 PMItalian,
Devotion to Padre Pio
Wednesday8:00 AMItalian/English
7:00 PMEnglish,
Devotion to Our Lady of
Perpetual Help
Thursday8:00 AMItalian/English
Friday8:00 AMItalian/English
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
after 8:00 AM Mass till 9:00 AM
St. Norbert - 60 Maniza Rd. 416-393-5309
Madonna   - 20 Dubray Avenue 416-393-5506
St. Robert  - 70 Bainbridge Avenue 416-393-5297

Wheel Chair Accessible

Office Hours
Monday - Friday    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM;
100 Regent Road
North York, Ontario M3K 1H3
Phone: 416-636-0213
Fax: 416-636-9431
Sacrament of Reconciliation/Confession
Saturdays 4:15 - 4:45 PM and upon request
Sacrament of Baptism
Please contact the office as soon as possible
Sacrament of Matrimony
Please contact the office at least one year in advance
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
Please contact the Office as soon as possible
Knights of Columbus
Chris Whitbread -
Meetings 3rd Thursday of the month
St. Vincent de Paul Society
Please contact the office
Catholic Women's League (CWL)
Becky Cezar -
Meetings 2nd Wednesday of the month

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Visit Vocations Toronto at, a resourceful site in answering these questions.

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Saturday, October 15 - After 5:00 Mass

Sunday, October 16 - After 10:30/12:00 Mass

Saturday, October22 - After 5:00 Mass

Sunday, October 23 - After 10:30/1200 Mass


We thank all Ministers who participated in the ongoing formation on September 17.

We appreciate all those who helped clean up after the fellowship lunch.


If you know anyone who might be interested in joining us as a member of the Catholic Church, NOW is a very good time to invite them to make inquiries through the R.C.I.A. process. There is no obligation on their part, only a warm welcome, and answers to their questions.

This program is for those

  • who are not baptized and feel the call to become members of our Catholic family,
  • who are baptized but would like to join the Catholic Church,
  • who were baptized in the Catholic Church but have not participated in Eucharist and/or Confirmation.

    Please phone the parish office.

  • Pilgrimage from St. Norbert's Church To all 9 Holy Doors in the Archdiocese of Toronto

    St. Augustine's Seminary Lay Formation Workshop

    Helping Families Through End-of-Life Issues: What Catholics Need to Know by Fr. Kevin Belgrave

    Saturday, October 8 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    2661 Kingston Rd., Scarborough

    The workshop will include Mass in the seminary chapel and lunch in the refectory.

    COST: $50, includes lunch


    PHONE: 416-261-7207, ext. 235



    Women's Fall Retreat Weekend

    Friday, October 21 to Sunday, October 23

    Queen of Apostles

    1617 Blythe Rd., Mississauga


    For further information or to register:
    PHONE: 905-278-5229

    Thursday, September 29, 2016
    26th week in Ordinary Time
    Feast of St. Michael, St. Gabriel, St. Raphael

    Welcome to our Parish

    "By this everyone will know you are my disciples, if you have love for one another." - John 13.33
    Our vision of faith is one of growing love and harmony combined with invitation to others. Guided by the Holy Spirit, this Parish wishes to appreciate our unique heritage and our multicultural base, using both to live and express Catholic values, and to promote loving unity while respecting diversity. Our goal is to accomplish these things in such a way that our life here proclaims the Lord Jesus for all to see.
    Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
    Sunday Reflections Pre-authorized Giving From the Pastor's Desk God's Grace at Work RCIA

    Humanitarian Relief - Italian Earthquake

    The Archdiocese of Toronto is accepting financial contributions for humanitarian relief following the catastrophic effects of a serious earthquake in Italy on August 24.

    Those wishing to help may do so in the following ways:

  • Online through the Archdiocese of Toronto website:;

  • By phone through the Development Office - 416-934-3411;

  • Through the parish, making cheques payable to St. Norbert's Parish - Italian Earthquake - Humanitarian Relief

  • Year of Mercy

    December 8, 2015 – November 20, 2016

    Read about the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy called for by Pope Francis:

  • Official site
  • Archdiocese of Toronto

  • Today...
    8:00 AM Italian/English
  • Devotion to St. Norbert
    First Reading:Revelation 12.7-12a or
    Daniel 7.9-10, 13-14
    Gospel:John 1.47-51

    This week...
    Read this Sunday's reflection
    Masses on the coming days

    General info...
    Reconciliation Sacrament of Baptism Sacrament of Matrimony RCIA
    Saturdays 4:15 - 4:45 PM and upon request
    Please contact Cynthia in the church office @ 416-636-0213 ext. 0
    Please contact the pastor one year in advance or earlier
    Please contact the office at 416-636-0213 ext. 0

      Are you thinking about becoming a Catholic? Have questions about how to join the Catholic Church?

    Click here to learn about the RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) process and how to become a member of the Catholic Church.

    Contact us without any obligation to have your questions answered. We are located in North York, Toronto.

    Want to support the Christians in Bethlehem?

    Souvenir Bethlehem eStore Visit Souvenir Bethlehem eStore and purchase Holy Land souvenirs. You will not only have a piece of Bethlehem to share with your family and friends but you will also be supporting the Christian community that has dared to stay in this Holy City as we continue to celebrate the wonderful truth of His life.

    The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace
    Visit Development and Peace (The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace) - the official international development organization of the Catholic Church in Canada and the Canadian member of Caritas Internationalis.

    Go to Sacred Space
    Sacred Space
    We invite you to make a 'Sacred Space' in your day, and spend ten minutes, praying here and now, as you sit at your computer, with the help of on-screen guidance and scripture chosen specially every day.


    Our Lady of Fatima Prayer Circle commenced in October.

  • Each family can sign up for 1 week in the form at the entrance of the church.
  • Statue should be picked up at the mass signed for.
  • Statue should be placed in a central place in the home.
  • Pray the rosary each night.
  • Statue should be returned to the Church prior to the 5 o'clock mass on Saturday.


    If you've been away from the church for a while or just want to learn more about our family of faith, we hope this website will provide some useful information about the Archdiocese of Toronto and how you can get involved.

    Click here for more information.

    Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, among other things, is committed to provide spiritual and temporal support to the Christian community in the Holy Land so as to assure a continuing Christian presence in that land that was made holy by the birth, death and resurrection of Our Lord, Jesus Christ. Click here to check out their website.
    Holy Sepulchre Enjoy the 360 degree panoramic virtual tour of the Holy Sepulcher Church in Jerusalem.

    Salt + Light Television
    Salt + Light Television is Canada's Catholic Network, focussed on telling inspirational stories that bring people closer to Christ and the Catholic faith. (Rogers channel 240, Bell channel 654, click to see other providers)

    Thinking about the priesthood or religious life? Hearing Jesus' call "Come and follow me"? Not sure?

    Visit Vocations Toronto, an exceptionally resourceful site in answering these questions.

    Upcoming events

    Our RCIA next RCIA meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 4 at 7:30 PM, in the church hall. If you would like to join, please contact the office at 416-636-0213.

    Pastoral Council Meeting
    The next Pastoral Council Meeting will take place on October 6, Thursday, at 7:00 pm in the Pastoral Hall

    within the Archdiocese of Toronto

    Saturday, October 8
    7:30 am - 12:00 Noon

    St. Theresa's Parish and The Shrine of Our Lady of Grace at Marylake

    7:20 AM - Gathering in the Church for prayer


    You can make a difference in the lives of the hungry and homeless this Thanksgiving.

    Please bring your non-perishable items directly to the parish on

    October 8 and 9, 2016

  • CANNED SOUPS - Any style, beef or chicken based soup, tomato soup, and vegetable soup.
  • CANNED VEGETABLES - Mixed vegetables, peas, carrots, green beans, corn, yellow beans, baked beans, potatoes
  • CANNED MEATS - Canned stews (any kind), tuna, salmon, luncheon meats, corned beef, ham
  • OTHER FOODS - Rice, canned pasta sauces, canned tomatoes


    We thank you for your generous support!

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