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‘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.
 
December 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 December Hours of service at 155 Broadview Avenue, with reduced hours at Good Neighbours in Scarborough.
 
The Mission’s life amid COVID-19
  • Good Neighbours 1
  • Good Neighbours 2
 
A new friend of our community

“Father Varlaam, the staretz of Partos Monastery in Romania, died on November 3rd, after he battled with Covid for eighteen days; he was forty-two years old.
Father Varlaam, or ‘Padre,’ as people simply called him, served as a priest for fourteen years. He studied at many schools. However, what people remembered most about him when he died were his joyful life, his welcoming presence to everybody, and his care for the poor and the children from the village where the monastery is located. He was also remembered for the special attention he gave to the Roma community from the Romanian village. It looks like God takes the good ones to Him to give them rest. Please pray for us, those who struggle here, so our struggle is not in vain.”

  • Father Varlaam
 

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