Holy Redeemer Parish - Announcements

2019-05-12North of 60 Project Food Collection for Rankin Inlet
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Holy Redeemer Conference invites you to donate specific food items in May that will be shipped to Rankin Inlet by sea container. See the 'North of 60' food collection display in the church vestibule to pick up a list of the specific food items we have been asked to collect.
This year our parish is collecting:
   -  Family Size boxes of cereal - Hot and Cold
Additional volunteers are needed for this ambitious endeavor. Please sign up at the table in the vestibule.
For more information please contact the office: 613-836-1764 or reception@holyredeemer.ca .
2019-04-152019 Summer Bible Camp - July 15 to July 19
'GODzilla Bible Camp 2019' will be held at the Holy Redeemer Parish from July 15th to July 19th (8:45 am to 12:00 pm). Games, drama, music, crafts, friendship, outdoor activities, snacks and lots of LOVE!
Please see the camp poster and the registration form (in pdf format):
2019 Summer Bible Camp Registration Form  Holy Redeemer: pdf icon
2019-04-01Holy Redeemer's Parish Lenten Retreat 2019
Holy Redeemer's Parish Lenten Retreat 2019 will be held on April 1st, 2nd and 3rd at 7:00 p.m. Our preacher will be Fr. Allan MacDonald, CC on the theme: "SLOW... LENT". We will conclude our Lenten Retreat with the celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Wednesday, April 3rd.
Everyone is encouraged to attend this life-changing retreat. A free will offering will be collected.
May God bless you as you come!
2019-02-08Shepherds of Good Hope Sandwich Makers
Did you know that every Wednesday morning the Shepherds of Good Hope Sandwich Makers lovingly prepare 200 sandwiches to be distributed by the Shepherds of Good Hope to the homeless in downtown Ottawa? These lovely volunteers depend on donations from the parish and community to purchase the bread and other fixings to make the sandwiches.
This weekend, February 9th and 10th, there will be donation envelopes available in the pews to help support this essential ministry. Please give generously so that the hunger of many who live on our streets may be alleviated.
2018-09-16Parish Feast - Sunday, September 16th
Mark Your Calendars! Holy Redeemer's Parish Feast is Sunday, September 16th beginning at 12pm!
Sample multicultural delights cooked by your fellow parishioners.
Hamburgers and Hotdogs provided by your Knights of Columbus.
  - Face Painting
  - Games
  - Bouncy Castle
Come have lunch and enjoy tons of FREE, Family Fun for Children of ALL AGES!
2017-11-26On-demand Catholic Content for Our Parishioners via formed.org
Our parish is unveiling a new offering for our parishioners: formed.org. Through formed.org our parishioners will have access to a wealth of informative and entertaining Catholic audio talks, eBooks, catechetical materials, movies and documentaries. These resources were created by trusted providers such as Augustine Institute, Catholic Answers, Sophia Press, Knights of Columbus, Ignatius Press, St. Paul Center, and more. This is the New Evangelization in action - register today!
How to register:
  1. Visit website formed.org
  2. Click on Register to access Parishioner Registration form
  3. Register with our parish code: 7CMMWR ( case-sensitive ) and your email

Link to the Augustine Institute formed.org website
Parishioners may disseminate the parish code as part of evangelization activities with friends and family members within the geographic boundary of the Parish.
2017-10-01Farewell Reception for Deacon Paul and Nancy Coderre
After 11 years, Deacon Paul and Nancy Coderre are leaving our parish. A farewell gathering for both of them will take place on Sunday, October 1st after the 11:00 a.m. mass. We are very grateful to both of them for their dedication to serving the needs of our parish.
Please come and participate at the farewell reception to show our love and say thank you to Deacon Paul and Nancy Coderre.
2017-07-30Farewell Reception for Fr. James and Fr. Matthew
We are organizing a farewell gathering for both Fathers James and Matthew who are transferred from Holy Redeemer August 1st, 2017. The gathering will take place on Sunday, July 30th after the 11:00 a.m. mass.
Please come and participate at the reception to show our love and appreciation to both of them who served our parish.
2017-06-03A Taste of Syria - Saturday, June 3rd
Please join us in the parish hall on Saturday, June 3rd for "A Taste of Syria" hosted by the Knights of Columbus with the assistance from our Syrian parishioners.
Doors open at 6:00pm and supper begins at 6:30pm.
Experience the flavours of some of Syria's best known dishes, including kafta, tahouk, fattoush, tabouleh, hummus, as well as some delicious Syrian desserts. There will be a cash bar serving wine and the Syrian spirit Arak.

Tickets are $25 and children under 12 are $15.
Tickets will be on sale after mass every weekend until May 28th.
2017-02-12Library Corner
"Praying for our adult sons and daughters: placing them in the heart of God" by John & Therese Boucher. When our children become adults we need new strategies for caring for them. This book guides the reader in lifting up their adult children in prayer and unleashing God's love in them and us.