“Homeless Jesus”

  A friend from Japan visited Sr. Susan Moran at Leander house in August.  He was offered a gift of the statue of “The Homeless Jesus” as symbol of their shared ministry.  Then a few weeks ago, Fr. Hiroaki Yoshiba, S.J. sent some photos of the statue placed in the soup kitchen in his parish. […]

Thank You to our Partners with OLM Group!

Our OLM Christmas greetings go out in the mail this week!  We never could have done it without the help of our Partners with OLM Group.  Last month we gathered to stuff, label and stamp over 2000 pieces of mail.  Together we proved the adage that “Many hands make light the work.”  It seemed that […]

Remembrance 2016

Whether we know it or not, we convey the presence of our loved ones who have gone before us. On the 13th of November, OLMs, families, relatives and friends gathered together at Leander house to remember those who have influenced our lives with their love and goodness.   Although, they have passed on, their lives continue […]

World Mission Sunday

On World Mission Sunday, October 23’rd, Our Lady’s Missionaries gathered to pray and reflect on our call to mission.  At the end of the day we gathered to share insights and stories.  We remembered with much love and gratitude so many people with whom we have shared life in various places around the world.  We […]

A Conversation From The Heart

Our Lady’s Missionaries is privileged to share with you this information regarding interfaith dialogue.  Paul McKenna of Scarboro Missions Interfaith Department, requested us to consider spreading this announcement to all our friends and we can only be more than grateful to respond to his request. Scriptural Reasoning — a group-based interfaith study of sacred texts Dear […]

True Measure

THANKSGIVING This year, as is our custom, Our Lady’s Missionaries came together with friends at our central house on the Sunday before Thanksgiving. We knew we had much to be thankful for, including the opportunity to be together to talk about the events and blessings of our lives. In our minds too was the need, […]

Cherishing Creation at the Equinox

Passing on lovely Autumn Equinox Greetings received from friends Dave and Bonnie:    

Learning About Syrian Culture

  Our Lady’s Missionaries have been lending support to a project spearheaded by the Sisters of St. Joseph, Toronto:  Sponsoring two Syrian Families.  One family escaped from their house in Homs and flew to Jordan in April 2012.  They have finally arrived in Canada and were welcomed for a visit to our Leander house on […]

Seasoned Friendship

On July 4th OLMs were delighted by a visit from one of the Nigerian mission’s dearest friend, Bishop Peter Adoboh from the Diocese of Katsina-Ala, Nigeria.  Upon his arrival, he met with the sisters who had been missioned in Nigeria and they shared tears and laughter telling stories of the people with whom they have worked […]

Friendship Revitalized

Canada Day brings people from sixteen different countries together in High Park Forest as Becoming Neighbours community.  This annual celebration is always a time to remember to rejoice, to gather as multi-cultural community and celebrating with Latino cuisine, dancing to the music from African drummers, and creative artworks. This Diocesan Ministry is a companion programme […]