News & Events

The latest news and event postings from Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, Hamilton.

Sacred Heart Parish – 100th Anniversary Celebration Updates

Sunday, June 5th is fast approaching. We are blessed to be celebrating our 100th Anniversary. Please note the following items: You are asked to please return the 100th Anniversary Mass Offering Envelopes to offertory baskets at mass. These offerings are for the purchase of flowers for the altar, and also for special prayers at the mass for… [read more]

Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis: Donations

Parishioners wishing to make a donation to the Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis can do so online through Development & Peace at or by calling 1-888-664-3387.

100th Anniversary Celebration – Save the Date – June 5, 2022

With hope and thanksgiving to God, we are growing closer to our 100th Anniversary Celebration Mass and Brunch on Sunday, June 5th, 2022. As Covid- 19 concerns begin to wane, we will be able to have more social gatherings and projects. The 100th Anniversary Committee and Father Charlie will make us aware of these events as… [read more]

Bishop Crosby’s Christmas Message 2021

Christams Message 2021 from Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI

My dear friends, “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light:those who lived in a land of deep darkness – on them light has shone!” Is. 9.2 The fact that we are now dealing with the Omicron variant of the pernicious COVID-19 virus is discouraging indeed. We have worked so hard to… [read more]

Christmas Schedule 2021-22

The scene of the nativity, birth of Jesus

 Sacred Heart Parish, Hamilton  Mass Times  The Nativity of the Lord, (Christmas)  (Christmas Eve), Friday, December 24: 6:00 p.m.  (Christmas Day) Saturday, December 25: 9:00 a.m.  Feast of the Holy Family, Jesus, Mary & Joseph  Sunday, December 26: 9:00 a.m.  Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God (New Year’s Day)  Saturday, January 1, 2022 9:00… [read more]

100th Anniversary Celebration – The Tree of Giving

Person putting a tag on a Christmas tree that says girl, age 8

The Christmas tradition of gift giving and thinking of others is especially evident in The Tree of Giving. At the start of Advent, since 2002, a Christmas tree adorned with ornamentally shaped gift cards, has been placed on the altar of Sacred Heart Parish. Each gift tag contains a descriptor of a recipient in need… [read more]

Charity Bottle Drive on Saturday, November 6

There will be a Charity Bottle Drive in the Blessed Sacrament parking lot on Saturday, November 6th, 2021, from 9AM – 3PM. Bring all your beer/wine/liquor bottles and cans. Proceeds go to The Good Shepherd.

Statement of Apology by the Catholic Bishops of Canada and Collective National Fundraising Initiative

The Catholic Bishops of Canada, gathered in Plenary this week, took the opportunity to affirm and acknowledge to the Indigenous Peoples the suffering experienced in Canada’s Indian Residential Schools. Many Catholic religious communities and dioceses participated in this system, which led to the suppression of Indigenous languages, culture and spirituality, failing to respect the rich… [read more]

Mass of Reconciliation on September 30th

In June, the federal government passed new legislation making September 30th a national statutory holiday commemorating National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. National Day for Truth and Reconciliation commemorates the history and ongoing trauma caused by residential schools and is intended to honour the survivors, families and communities who continue to grieve for those who were lost…. [read more]