The 2019 Christmas message from the Most Reverend Richard Gagnon, Archbishop of Winnipeg, President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, on behalf of the Canadian bishops is available in English and French below.
The annual Christmas letter from the Most Rev. Gerard Bergie, D.D., Bishop of the Diocese of St. Catharines, is available below.
Christmas Eve Tuesday, December 24
4:00 p.m. Children's Mass with Pageant (church)
Also at 4:00 p.m. there is a parallel Mass in gymnasium
6:00 p.m. Choir Mass (carolling starting at 5:30 p.m.)
12:00 a.m. Midnight Mass
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25
8:00, 9:30, 11:30 a.m.
Masses over the weekend (28-29) are as usual:
Vigil Mass Saturday December 28 5:00 p.m.
Sunday December 29 Masses 8:00, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
This is the feast of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph.
New Year's Mass Schedule:
December 31, 2019 New Year's Eve 5:00 p.m.
January 1, 2020 New Year's Day 11:30 a.m.
This is the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God and is a holy day of obligation.
Our Lady of the Scapular, 6557 Thorold Stone Road, Niagara Falls, will be hosting Simbang Gabi starting December 16.