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MEDITATION IN THE CITY

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LITURGY OF THE HOURS

Monday - Friday at 5:10 pm and Saturday at 9:00 am

ADORATION

Every Thursday from 3:30 - 5:30 pm

The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

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Parking at St. Basil’s

CHURCH & UNIVERSITY PERMIT PARKING 

Monday – Friday, parish parking is available in front of Odette Hall and along the West side of the driveway prior to 8:00 AM and after 6:00 PM.  (no permit is required prior to 8:00 AM)

Sundays, parish parking is available in front of Odette Hall and along the West side of the driveway; and in the lot behind Alumni Hall (121 St. Joseph St.)

Permits for St. Basil’s Parking may be obtained at the main office and are good for one day only.  There is no cost for permit parking.  

PUBLIC PARKING

On Saturdays, parking is permitted for 2 hours at any time only on the NORTH side of St. Joseph St.

On Sundays, parking is permitted for 2 hours at any time on both the north and south sides of St. Joseph St. Parking is also permitted on Bay St. and is free up until 1:00 PM

Parking is not permitted at any other times and cars that are parked inappropriately may be ticketed.

Metered street parking is also available on St. Mary Street, immediately to the north of the church.

TTC

The closest subway stations are Museum, on the University-Spadina line, Wellesley, on the Yonge line, and Bay St., on the Bloor line. The Bay St. bus (route #6) also stops at the corner of Bay St. and St. Joseph St.

For a list of road restrictions, please click here.  

For a listing of all planned events affecting traffic conditions, please click here

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Director of Music & Principal Organist John Paul Farahat presents the inaugural concert on the newly-restored organ of Saint Basil’s Church featuring composers with connections and influences in France on Friday, November 10, at 7:30PM

In addition to works by Pierre Du Mage (1674 - 1751), Charles-Marie Widor (1844 - 1937), and J. S. Bach (1685 - 1750), the concert will include the electrifying and newly-transcribed Première Toccata improvisée on the Kyrie from Missa Orbis Factor by Victor Togni (1935 - 1965), as well as Marcel Dupré’s (1886 - 1971) Cortège et Litanie, and César Franck's (1822 - 1890) monumental Choral no. 2 en si mineur.

Admission is free, $20 suggested donation towards the music program of Saint Basil’s Catholic Parish.

Please contact JP at johnpaul.farahat@utoronto.ca for more information.
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French Connection

November 10, 2017, 7:30pm - November 10, 2017, 9:00pm

Director of Music & Principal Organist John Paul Farahat presents the inaugural concert on the newly-restored organ of Saint Basil’s Church featuring composers with connections and influences in Fra...

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Today's the day! Please join the parish community in officially welcoming Fr. Morgan V. Rice, CSB as Pastor. Installation Mass to be celebrated by Bishop Kasun at 4:30PM with reception to follow in Macrina Hall. ... See MoreSee Less

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It is with great disappointment that we regret to inform you of the passing of Rev. Mario Osbert D’Souza, CSB, 61 years old, after a brief illness, at the Cardinal Flahiff Basilian Centre in Toronto, ON on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

Visitation will be on Friday, September 29th, at 6:30 p.m. in the Cardinal Flahiff Basilian Centre Chapel, 95 St. Joseph Street, Toronto, followed by Evening Prayer at 7:30 p.m.
On Saturday, September 30th, there will be a Visitation at 9:30 a.m. at St. Basil's Collegiate Church, 50 St. Joseph Street, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m.

Please keep him, the Basilian Community, his family, friends and colleagues in your prayers.

St. Basil, please pray for Rev. Mario O. D'Souza, CSB.
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It is with heavy hearts that the Congregation of St. Basil (Basilian Fathers) announces the death of Rev. Mario Osbert D’Souza, CSB, 61 years old, after a brief illness, at the Cardinal Flahiff Basi...

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