GROUPS AND SOCIETIES
PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL
The Parish Pastoral Council is a consultative body which helps in the pastoral planning of the parish. It prayerfully deliberates on all aspects of the parish life and makes recommendations to the priests. It also coordinates the activities of other groups and societies. It keeps the parish community focused on the divine purpose of loving God, loving God’s people, doing God’s will and leading others to God through Christ.
The committee ensures that monies entrusted to the parish are wisely controlled and accounted for.
This group meets every Monday to count the Sunday Collections and make sure that proper procedures are followed with the Tamper-Free bags.
This group organizes social events. It also takes care of the kitchen for other fund raising events.
Members of this group assist with funerals at St. Denis.
This committee coordinates all ministries involved in the liturgical life of the parish and plans all celebrations for the liturgical season and other feasts. It aims at helping parishioners to encounter the divine and worship him in spirit.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
This parish charitable society provides emergency help to those in need. It gives out food every Tuesday to people who might be in need and those who are hungry.
LEGION OF MARY
This is a Marian Prayer Group which meets every Wednesday at 11 am.
CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE
This is a spiritual organization bringing women together to worship God through prayer and service. All women 16 years of age and above are encouraged to join.
We are seeking new members to form a choir, to glorify God through singing.
SPIRITUAL BOOK CLUB
The Book Club has been meeting since 2011 in the Meeting Room at 6:30 pm on the last Thursday of each month between September and June. They are informal with everyone having an opportunity to contribute. The group is a diverse mix of people, some familiar with a wide variety of spiritual authors and others quite new to this subject. All enjoy reading and look forward to a lively discussions on the works of a wide variety of inspirational authors such as: Thomas Merton, Richard Rohr, Henri Neumann, Desmond Tutu, C. S. Lewis and Reinhold Niebuhr.
Anyone interested in joining is welcome to call Brenda Coleman at 905 646 1995