April 9/10, 2022 - Sunday Bulletin

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord


This week in the Church and the North Shore


Penitential Services

  • Tuesday, April 12 – Christ the Redeemer @7pm

  • Wednesday April 13 – Holy Trinity @7pm

 

Holy Week Schedule

  • Holy Thursday (April 14) – 11am – Gr. 5 class will be presenting the Stations of the Cross

  • Holy Thursday Mass (April 14) – 7pm

  • Adoration at the Repose Altar

  • 8.30 to 9.30 pm: CWL, Lectors, PREP and Altar servers.

  • Donna Majeau, Christine Keong, Charmaine Guindon

  • 9.30 to 10.30 pm: Legion of Mary and Eucharistic ministers

  • Jasmin Pinto, Charmaine Guindon

  • 10.30 to 11.30pm: K of C and Couples for Christ

  • Nanette & Robert Agonias

  • Good Friday Liturgy (April 15) – 3pm

  • Saturday, (April 16) @ 11am – Blessing of Easter Food – all welcome to bring your Easter food baskets to be blessed

  • Easter Vigil (April 16) – 9pm (please note time)

  • Easter Sunday (April 17) – 8am/9:30am/11am

 

Important Updates


Parish Office is Closed Friday, April 15th and Monday April 18th


CWL

  • On April 15th, the Catholic Women’s League will offer soup and buns after the Veneration of the Cross which starts @ 3:00 p.m.

  • On Sunday, April 17th, there will be a Pop-up Bake Sale hosted by the CWL after the 8 & 9:30am Masses

Lenten Contributions

Your Lenten contribution will go to the education of students who need assistance. A collection box is near the West 6th Church door.


Helping Refugees

The Parish is in the process of welcoming a family of 5 to North Vancouver. If you would like to help, please join the Refugee Committee by contacting the Parish Office


2021 Tax Receipts

  • Pick up from back of church this weekend & next

  • Pick up from parish office

  • Have them emailed to you – be sure we have your correct email

2022 Collection Envelopes

New sets of envelopes are in the Parish Office for you to pick up. It is important that you use this year’s envelopes to help ensure that you get credit for your donations. Please do not use envelopes from previous years.

Reflections

Mass Intentions

 

Events


Parish Groups


ST. Edmund's Christian Meditation Group


Re-starting "In Person" Meditation Sessions


Date: All Mondays at 7:00 PM


Participation in person:

please contact Luis Zunino - lzunino@gzarchitects.com or at 604-987-8304


Option to participate via ZOOM:

For an introductory conversation, please contact Luis Zunino - lzunino@gzarchitects.com or at 604-987-8304 – Afterwards, A ZOOM link will be provided



 

CWL

  • Catholic Women’s League meetings are now in person on the 2nd Thursday of each month @ 7pm

  • On April 15th, the Catholic Women’s League will offer soup and buns after the Veneration of the Cross which starts @ 3:00 p.m.

  • On Sunday, April 17th, there will be a Pop-up Bake Sale hosted by the CWL after the 8 & 9:30am Masses


School


St. Edmund’s Elementary School - Fundraiser

PICK UP PURDY ORDERS on April 12th at St Edmunds School 2:30-3:30pm

 

St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School


· Annual Spring Plant Sale!! - For the 7th consecutive year, STA is proudly selling

beautiful spring plants, hanging flower baskets, herbs, veggies, succulents and more to our STA community. The STA Parent Association provides this and many similar services throughout the year. All funds raised will be used to help cover costs for STA student programs and extra-curricular activities.


Placing your order and paying online is easy and convenient! Credit card payments are preferred however, cheques will also be accepted and must be dropped off at the STA office no later than May 2, 2022. The order deadline is April 22nd and curb side pick-up will take place on May 3rd & 4th. Please note that specific pick-up instructions will be sent closer to delivery day.


· Titanic In Spoken Truths May 16th - May 18th - It's that time again, STA!

Despite many attempts by Covid-19, the STA Theatre Company has proven itself to be "unsinkable"! We are pleased to invite you to our presentation of "Titanic in Spoken Truths".

Please join us May 16, 17 & 18 at the Kay Meek Centre in West Vancouver. Purchase your "green" e-tickets via https://www.vtixonline.com/titanic-in-spoken-truths/2460/

There will be a limited number of tickets at the door for cash purchase, based on availability. We hope to see you at the show!

 

Bishop Thomas J. Lobsinger, OMI Memorial Bursary Program


Religious Education

PREP

Children's Choir Training

Archdiocese Events

Synod

Marriage Anniversary Mass 2022

Special Gifts

Flowers

Altar Candles & Sanctuary Lamp

Bread & Wine

Remember a loved one with a special gift

Financial Updates

Remember St Edmund's in your Will

Prayer Requests and Advertisements

























Our Parish Community is asked to pray for the Special Intention of


St. Edmund Parishioners

Our Parish Community is asked to pray for the Special Intention of

All Carmelite Priests






Our Parish Community is asked to pray for the Special Intention of


Father Steny &

Father Cannio