The closing date for the sale of the Sacred Heart property is September 30.  

*    There will be a closing mass and ritual at Sacred Heart, on September 28, at 11:15 AM, with hospitality to follow in the hall.

*    There will NOT be a 4:30 mass on September 27.   (Masses at St. Luke's and St. James will be as usual this weekend.)
 
*    The parish office will  move to the temporary office, on the site of the St. James property, at 1274 Hammonds Plains Rd.  The new phone number will be 835-8942.  There will be new email addresses as well, to reflect a new provider.  These will be published on the "Contact Us" page as soon as they are  known.
  

*    A new mass schedule will begin the weekend of October 5.

*    We are very grateful to have secured Ronald Walker Funeral Home, at 13549 Peggy's Cove Rd (Hwy 333) as our interim worship site.
  
We thank everyone who has helped pack and move so much thus far, and thank you for your continued prayers and support!  We are very blessed to have such a dedicated parish family! 




Religious Education Updates

We welcome Catherine Burnham to our parish as the new Religious Education Coordinator for years 1-7, and Confirmation I.
 

Registration for all levels is ongoing with forms available here* or at the back of the churches.  Completed forms and payment may be dropped off in the collection baskets or at the Parish office. Please note we can’t enroll your child in a specific class until he or she is registered.

*if this link doesn't print for you, try the one posted at the bottom of this page.


September 23rd - 6:30 - 7:30 pm at Sir John A MacDonald High School. Years 1 - 6 - first classes begin!.  This first class is for all parents and students.

Sunday,October 5th - first class for Year 7, Confirmtion I and Confirmation II . Details of time and location will follow. Check the bulletin and webpage for updates!

Sunday, September 28th  - We will be having our first parent meeting at 6:30 pm at Saint James Church Confirmation I and Confirmation II. Please ensure the attendance of at least one parent.







Please Note the Following Dates: 


Sept 20:  3rd Annual Strengths BBQ.  7:00pm-9:00pm, St. James.  To view photos of last year's BBQ, click here.
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September 25 - Archbishop Mancini invites you to a fundraising dinner with guest speaker Stephen McNeil, Premier of NS.  This event is being held at the Westin at 6:00pm.  The cost is $125.00 per person.  For more info and to purchase tickets online, click here.  Please call the office as we would like to have members of our parish sit together at a table.

Strengths Workshops:  Monday evenings in October (6, 20, 27), from 7:00-9:00PM at St. James.  To register or for more information, please call Diana Bruce, 876-1104.  To obtain a copy of Living your Strengths, please contact the office

November 9:  We are celebrating significant wedding anniversaries (25, 30, 40, etc.) on November 9th.  The mass time will be announced in an upcoming bulletin.  Please contact the office with your names and anniversary dates.