Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Lent 2024

Lent at Holy Family this year includes:

Ash Wednesday Mass: February 14

  • 12:15 pm
  • 7:00 pm

Ashes will be distributed at each Mass.



Parish Penitential Service:

  • Friday, March 1 at 7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • See Beloved for more details.

Regularly scheduled times for the Sacrament of Reconciliation:

  • Thursdays at 7:00 - 8:30 pm (during Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament)
  • Fridays at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Saturdays at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Note: We do not have scheduled time for Reconciliation on Holy Thursday (March 28).



Parish Mission: Breakthrough
March 4 - 8 @ 7:00-8:30pm
(Mon - Fri)

Monday, March 4: Our Identity

  • Reflection & time of adoration

Tuesday, March 5: His Plan

  • Reflection & time of adoration

Wednesday, March 6: Living Out the Plan

  • Testimony & Commissioning Mass
  • Workshops: Power of Invitation, Power of a Testimony, Power of Prophetic Listening

Thursday, March 7: Moved by the Holy Spirit

  • Reflection & time of adoration

Friday, March 8: Living Mission

  • Night of adoration, invitation to mission



In person: Fridays @ 7:00pm

Self-Guided: Anytime

We will gather to pray the Stations of the Cross on Friday evenings at 7:00pm. The Stations will often be held in the Queen of Peace Chapel (down the hallway, past the washrooms, on the left).

In 2021 we prepared an online guide to pray along, featuring the beautiful carvings of the Stations from our Queen of Peace Chapel, available at:


For something specifically for children, check out Brother Francis: The Stations of the Cross on FORMED.
(If you don't yet have a free account, see the instructions on our FORMED page.)




FORMED is like Netflix combined with a digital library, full of excellent Catholic materials. They've prepared great collection of Lenten material for all ages, available at formed.org/lent

If you don't already have a free account, instructions are available at holyfamilycathedral.ca/formed



Enhance your prayer life.

Hallow is a fantastic prayer companion app. It has a limited - but excellent - selection of freely available prayers.
If desired, more can be unlocked with a paid subscription.



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