As we all know, especially here in the Archdiocese of Toronto, we are in Rejoice mode!
We are celebrating Canada’s Newest Cardinal, Guelph’s own Thomas Collins!
Neil MacCarthy, via The Archdiocese of Toronto’s Blog – linked to as Around the Arch, catchy name – has shared the public celebration schedule.
The celebration shall consist of Mass, at 7:30 PM, followed by a reception. It is as follows:
Thursday, March 1, 2012 – Central Pastoral Region –
Blessed Trinity Parish, Toronto – 3220 Bayview Ave. (Map)Wednesday, March 7, 2012 – Eastern Pastoral Region –
St. Isaac Jogues Parish, Pickering – 1148 Finch Ave. (Map)Monday, March 12, 2012 – Western Pastoral Region –
St. Francis Xavier Parish, Mississauga – 5650 Mavis Rd. (Map)Tuesday, March 13, 2012 – Northern Pastoral Region –
St. Clare of Assisi Parish, Woodbridge – 150 St. Francis Ave. (Map)The Diocese of Hamilton is also planning a similar celebration in the new cardinal’s hometown of Guelph for later in the month.
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