Welcome to Our Lady of Sorrows Parish!

Rev. Fr. Nino Cavoto, Pastor, Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Toronto

As the pastor of Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our parish.

We invite you to explore our website and get to know our church. Discover the different ministries, sacraments, programs and share in the spiritual and social activities of our parish. These ministries and programs are successfully led by devoted parish volunteers who are committed to deepening the spiritual and social lives of our parishioners.

Contact Us
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  • Parish phone:
    (416) 231-6016
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Come and visit our church or call the parish office with any questions you might have. We welcome new parishioners and new volunteers. The gifts you share will bless the parish community with ongoing vitality.


Rev. Nino Cavoto, Pastor

Parish News We'd Like to Share...

Family Advent Event

Our Children’s Liturgy of the Word invites you to a Family Advent Event on Sunday, November 26, 10:30am-1:00pm in the parish hall. Bring your children or grandchildren and join your parish family in learning more about this beautiful first season of the church year. Free-will offering welcome. Let us know if you can join us. Email Jennifer at jennifer.wolfs@rogers.com or luisa@sorrows.ca by Thursday November 23.

Out of the Cold Concerts — Saturday, Nov. 25, 12:30pm & 3:00pm, All Saints Kingsway

Featuring the senior choir of Our Lady of Sorrows, All Saints Kingsway and members of the Royal York United and Lambton Kingsway United Choirs with the Salvation Army Etobicoke Citadel Silver Band. Once again, our special guest narrator will be Michael Kramer from the New Classical 96.3 reading for us a Christmas story. All proceeds go to sustain the Out of the Cold program administered by All Saints Kingsway.

Christmas and Feast of Mary, Mother of God — Schedule of Masses

Sunday December 24th, 2017
Masses for the 4th Sunday of Advent — Vigil (Saturday, December 23rd) 5:15pm, 8am, 9:30am, 11am.
The 12:30pm Mass is cancelled on Sunday, December 24th.

Masses for Christmas Eve will be at 5pm, 7pm and 11pm.

Masses on Christmas Day are at 8am, 9:30am, 11am and 12:30pm

Sunday December 31st, 2017
Masses for the Feast of the Holy Family — Vigil (Saturday, December 30th) 5:15pm, 8am, 9:30am & 11am.
The 12:30pm Mass is cancelled on Sunday, December 31st.

The vigil for Mary, Mother of God on Sunday, December 31st will be at 5pm.

Masses on January 1stMary, Mother of God will be at 8am, 9:30am, 11am and 12:30pm.

November: Month of Remembrance

The month of November is dedicated to commemorating our loved ones who have died in the Lord. The shrine of St. Joseph will be suitably decorated and The Book of the Dead will be available to receive the names of our dearly departed. All Souls’ Day envelopes are available.

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

This program for young parishioners (4-10 years of age) takes place on Sundays at the 9:30am Mass. Please note that access to the hall is through the west glassed-in stairwell.

2017 ShareLife Campaign Update

RCIAThanks to YOU, our generous parishioners, we surpassed our $427,000 goal, achieving a total of $446,394.28 in support of ShareLife-supported agencies. For a complete list of agencies, visit www.sharelife.org.

Parking Lot Policy & Guidelines

In October 2016, the approved Parking Lot Policy and Guidelines of Our Lady of Sorrows were disseminated to parishioners and the community at large. We would like to inform everyone that we have now installed all the necessary signage and the Policy and Guidelines will be strictly enforced.


Phase II Renovation

The entire Cliveden south stairwell as well as the north exterior basement stairwell are closed during construction. Basement hall and washrooms can be accessed through the glassed-in stairwell on the west side of the church.

Hearing Assist Headsets


Parishioners who have trouble hearing at Mass are welcome to request a Hearing Assistance device from the ushers when they enter the church. They are available on a ‘first come – first served’ basis. These headsets pick up the feed directly from our sound system and can be used with or without hearing aids.

A Beautiful Prayer to Start Your Day!

Morning Prayer

"In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ I will begin this day. I thank you, Lord, for having preserved me during the night. I will do my best to make all I do today pleasing to You and in accordance with Your will. My dear mother Mary, watch over me this day. My Guardian Angel, take care of me. St. Joseph and all you saints of God, pray for me..."