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News Archive2021-08-09T11:04:40-04:00

Papal Visit to Canada – July 24 – 29, 2022

June 27, 2022|

Canada’s Catholic Bishops welcome today’s announcement from the Holy See providing further details of the itinerary of Pope Francis’ historic visit to Canada, July 24 – 29, 2022. This will be the fourth papal visit to Canada and the first since Saint John Paul II’s journey in 2002. The Holy Father’s pilgrimage will focus on Indigenous healing and reconciliation ...

Permanent Diaconate Ordinations 2022

June 8, 2022|

In 1964, the Second Vatican Council decided to revive the permanent diaconate. Strengthened by sacramental grace, they are dedicated to the people of God, in communion with the bishop and his presbyterate, in the service of the liturgy, of the word and of charity. On Saturday June 18, 2022 at 10:00 AM, His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins will be ...

Sunday Mass Obligation

June 5, 2022|

Notice from the Archdiocese of Toronto: On March 13, 2020, Cardinal Collins issued a communication to the faithful of this archdiocese indicating that it was necessary to cancel public celebrations of the Eucharist on the coming Sunday, stating: “For this weekend and any other which may be required, I grant the faithful dispensation from their Sunday obligation”. Given that ...

Upcoming Parish Clergy Changes

June 5, 2022|

As Fr. Nicetus Tairo moves on to his next role as associate pastor of St. Mary Immaculate, Richmond Hill, we thank him for his ministry in his time with us at the Cathedral and wish him all the best at St. Mary’s. Fr. Tairo will be with us until June 28. 2022 before transitioning to his new parish. On June ...

Congratulations to Confirmandi

June 5, 2022|

Congratulations to the grade 7 students who are receiving the gift of the Holy Spirit, the sacrament of Confirmation, at the noon Mass this Pentecost Sunday! With this sacrament you become fully initiated members of Christ’s holy Catholic Church and receive the fullness of the grace of the Holy Spirit. May the unique set of talents and charisms that ...

SMCS Spring Concert

May 26, 2022|

The choirs of St. Michael’s Choir School - Elementary, Junior, Senior, Grade 12, and Massed - present their first Cathedral public concert since March 2020, and their final concert of the school year. The concert combines a variety of repertoire celebrating hymns of the faith along with other outstanding sacred settings. A donation of $25 per person is suggested. ...

New Priests Ordained In The Archdiocese Of Toronto

May 14, 2022|

On Saturday May 14, 2022, His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins ordained four men to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Toronto. Congratulations to newly ordained priests Fr. Adam Pantaleo, Fr. Alexander D’Silva, Fr. Eduardo Lopez, and Fr. Fraser McLaren. We wish them many years of fruitful ministry, living out their vocation in the service of God and the people ...

Cardinal Collins Celebrates 25 Years Of Episcopal Ministry

May 11, 2022|

May 14th marks the 25th anniversary of when His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins was first consecrated as bishop of Saint Paul, Alberta in 1997. He then became Archbishop of Edmonton in 1999, before finally being installed as Archbishop of Toronto in 2006 and made Cardinal by Pope Benedict XVI in 2012. Congratulations to Cardinal Collins for this milestone anniversary ...