St. Monica's Parish
All are welcome in this place!

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


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 Advent Calendar

This year, the parish council offers a daily Advent Calendar. Each day, a new scripture reading is revealed. 

 Recent Homilies

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

 Event Calendar

Find out what is happening at St. Monica's this week and all throughout the year.

 Schedule and Location

Find out the Mass times, when confessions are heard, office hours, and where we are located.

Pastor's Corner

Fr. Raymond

Fr. Lloyd Baugh

A Time of Wakefulness

In the first reading of this First Sunday of Advent, Isaiah proposes a helpful image to advance the mood of this season:  the story of the potter and the clay. The idea of the story is already in motion in the biblical world long before Isaiah’s prophecy.

The writer of Genesis employs it in the story of Creation, as God molds the first person from the dust of the earth. Jeremiah uses the image effectively many times, presenting vessels in the making and, yes, in the smashing.

Then Job sagely writes, “the Lord gives, and the Lord takes away.”

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Pope Francis

May Christ, who has already defeated death and opened for us the way to eternal salvation, dispel the darkness of our suffering humanity and lead us into the light of His glorious day. A day that knows no end

Pope Francis - Urbi et Orbi 2020