Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church – Church bulletin
Second Sunday of Easter – Apr 27, 2014
Two Popes, Two Saints
This Sunday, Divine Mercy Sunday, Pope John XXIII and John Paul II will be canonized in Rome, and our Archdiocese will celebrate it at PNE's Pacific Coliseum, starting with Grand Procession at 2:00 p.m. Divine Mercy at 2:30 p.m. and Mass at 3:00 p.m. with Archbishop Miller.
Buses will leave at 12:20 p.m. and 12:45 p.m. sharp. Please be on time.
New Book "St. John Paul the Great: His Five Loves" is available at Gift Shop for $3 only.
Divine Mercy Sunday on April 27th
The late Pope John Paul II granted a Plenary Indulgence to the faithful for participation in this Feast of Mercy under the following conditions:
1) Sacramental Confession 8 days prior to or after the Feast Day.
2) Offer prayers for the intentions of the Pope.
3) Receive Communion in a state of grace on Divine Mercy Sunday. Sunday Mass fulfills this obligation.
4) Participate in a special prayer service in honor of the Divine Mercy on that day or at least recite before the Blessed Sacrament an Our Father, the Creed and a devout prayer to Merciful Jesus: "Jesus, I trust in You"
Divine Mercy Devotion will be held at PNE this Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Rosary May is the month of Mother Mary, all are welcome to say Rosary 20 minutes before Sunday Masses (except 8:15 a.m.)
First Friday Mass & Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament May 2 (Fri). Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 9:00 am to 7:45 pm. Vocations hour at 6 pm, Benediction at 7:45 pm followed by Mass in Cantonese at 8:00 p.m. Please sign up at the Info Counter. Divine Mercy Devotion will be held at 7:20 pm. Prayer intentions will be offered in the Mass.
Catholic Friends This Mandarin Evangelization evening will be held on May 3 (this Sat) at 6:30 p.m. Invite your friends for sharing and a free meal. Please sign up.
Project advance Archbishop Miller called us to "Live Gratefully, Give Generously" Pledge will start next Sunday. Again, the suggested amount is same as last year $432.
Congratulations to our Newly Baptized
Fion Helena Chan Yvonne Anastasia Chan
Rain Cecilia Chen Yvonne Agnes Cheng
Kitty Mildred Cheung Kathy Genevieve Chow
Maria Erlinda Chu Michael Chu
Luke Huang Colleen Lau
Fei Scholastica Li Diana Lu
Kylie Constance Lu Betty Betsy Shek
Sandy Maria Shi Mary Lam
Jane Wong Kitty Martha Wong
Raymond Anthony Wong Pinky Faustina Yeung
Allen Joseph Yu Kathy Emily Yuen
Jonathan Yun David Zhao
Congratulations to our Newly Confirmed
Camille Marie Elizabeth Derla Christopher Pereyras Gabriento
Jenny Mary Lin Vincent Peter Lin
Carmen Gloria Lo Raphael Ngan
Photos are posted on our webpage: cmartyrs.rcav.org.
Mother's Day Luncheon will be held on May 11 (Sun). Lunch tickets at $18 each are available after this Saturday Mass and Sunday from 9:15 - 11:30 a.m.
Mandarin class starts every Saturday, May 10 (Sat) from 2:15 - 3:15 p.m. at Room C. Please register in advance at Info Counter.
"Finding God in All Things" Series Catherine M. Kelly M. Div will facilitate them at St. Joseph the Worker Parish. Apr 28 on Praying with scripture, May 5 on Praying with your imagination and May 12 on Praying with God in your day. $20/session, call or email Joe or Katherine at 604-484-4525 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free to Believe Rethinking Freedom of Conscience & Religion in Canada. May 2 (Fri), 7:00 p.m. at Holy Name Parish. Presented by Mary Anne Waldron, QC, and jointly hosted by the Catholic Physicians. Guild & the St. Thomas More Lawyers Guild.
Suffering: The Way to Grow World renowned speaker, Fr. John Hampsch, CMF will give a speech on May 9 (Fri) 7-9 pm and May 10 (Sat) 9-5 pm at Archbishop Carney Secondary, 1335 Dominion Ave (at Lougheed Hwy), Port Coquitlam. Tickets $20 each or $30 for two. Please call Vernon at 604-460-0114 or email@example.com.