St. Monica's Parish
All are welcome in this place!
Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb.
Cry out with joy and gladness: for among you is the great and Holy One of Israel.
Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths...
Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus.
Wassily Kandinsky
To you, O Lord, I lift my soul
The Lord is king; he is robed in majesty

St. Monica's is an English speaking Roman Catholic parish serving the central Notre-Dame-de-Grace (NDG) area of Montreal, Quebec.

This Week at St. Monica's

 Recent Homilies

Each Sunday's homily is available here. Take a look and continue your reflection throughout the week.

 Event Calendar

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 Schedule and Location

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Pastor's Corner


Called to Be Holy

At St. Monica’s, every September marks a new pastoral year that invites us to explore our faith by considering a theme that is relevant to our lives. This year, our theme is Called to be Holy … “Be Holy, for I Am Holy”. (1 Peter 1:16) What a happy coincidence it was that, as we were deciding on this theme, Pope Francis released his latest apostolic exhortation, Rejoice and Be Glad: The call to holiness in the contemporary world! With this resounding confirmation, we wasted no time in putting together a program that we are proud to share with you.

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Pope Francis


Peace on earth to men and women of goodwill, who work quietly and patiently each day, in their families and in society, to build a more humane and just world, sustained by the conviction that only with peace is there the possibility of a more prosperous future for all.

Pope Francis - Urbi et Orbi 2016