St. Johns Mission

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Daily Orthodox Church Services in English
‘Pies for People’
  • The couple who catered a recent fundraiser at St. John the Compassionate Mission have been making and selling chicken-pot-pies for the past three years.
  • Have a look at this CTV Toronto news item on their latest project.
BRIDGES — we are back...

A time for praying and learning as a community, Wednesdays at St John’s

4:30 pm Vespers / Soup
5:30 pm Confessions
(or speak to a priest privately — please speak to Fr Nicolaie for appointments
6:30 pm BRIDGES followed by Compline

What does it mean to be Orthodox - Oct 21; Lectio divina on Jeremiah - Oct 28;

History of vestments - Nov 4; Liturgy ...structure of the divine liturgy - Nov18; What is prayer? How do I pray? - Nov 25;

The Jesus prayer - Dec 2; Lectio divina - introduction to the minor prophets - Dec 9;

Liturgy...introduction to the structure of daily and Sat vespers - Jan 13; Reading the icon of Theophany - Jan 20; Lectio divina - Jan 30;

The world and the church - Feb 10

Presented by Fr Nicolaie and Dn Pawel

October Hours!!!
  • Tuesday to Saturday Breakfast: 5–9 a.m. eat-in or takeout, 9–11 a.m. takeout
    Wednesday Dinner 2-4 p.m.
COVID-19 Community Updates
  • St. John The Compassionate Mission and Good Neighbours Scarborough – along with other TDIN members and City of Toronto social services – will continue to provide essential services to the city’s most vulnerable, while following the provincial health guidelines for COVID-19 management as it applies to drop-ins.
  • We are on October Hours of service at 155 Broadview Avenue, with reduced hours at Good Neighbours in Scarborough.
The Mission’s day amid COVID-19

“Smiling with the eyes” – two new volunteers, Idowu and Elvis.

  • Mission life amid COVID-19, 1
  • Mission life amid COVID-19, 2

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