What's New

June 22, 2018

As per usual we will be discontinuing the printing of our parish bulletin for the months of July and August.  This is a common practice in most parishes, given the slower pace of events during the summer months.  If there are any important events or updates during the summer months, we may produce a handout to be given out from time to tim...

June 15, 2018

“Do you think that I have come to destroy the law and the prophets? I have come not to destroy but to fulfill” (Mt5:17).  These words of Jesus have been very important in the early Church’s understanding of who Christ called us to be.  Very early on in the history of the Church

it became clear that Jesus came not to found a new religio...

June 8, 2018

The season of holiday-ing is upon us, finally.  Fr. Emmanuel has already left for his vacation back home in Nigeria and he won’t be back until the middle of July.  Then it will be Fr. James’ turn as he leaves for holidays at the beginning of August, and continue his stay in Ireland on a 4 month sabbatical until Christmas.  Brother Paul wil...

I have a t-shirt that boldly states: Running, cheaper than therapy – and it’s true. But one could also say the same about one’s faith. I read somewhere that people who have religion in their lives are happier people. The reasons, I believe, are two-fold: 1.) with faith in God, there’s no reason to despair; one always has hope, and 2.) we’r...

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 St. Mary's and the Missions Parish

tel: 519-376-0778 

554-15th Street East

Owen Sound, Ontario

N4K 1X3