St. Mary of the Visitation Parish

16 Cooper Street,
Cambridge (Hespeler), Ontario   N3C 2N2
Tel: 519.658.4443 Fax: 519.658.6783


Saturday 5:00pm, Sunday 8:00am, 9:30am & 11:30am
Weekday Mass Schedule: Please consult Bulletin.
Children's Ministry: at 9:30 & 11:30a.m. Mass.
Reconciliation: Tues. 6:30-7:00pm, Sat. 4:00-4:30pm

Fast Facts

Fast Facts............

Children’s Ministry      Youth Ministry      Our Parish Schools

Check out “Next Gen”-Youth & Young Adults Events

 Atrium of the Visitation              Special Friends             Plugged In

Diocesan Workshops and Events

This Week's Parish E - Newsletter

Saturday, August 18, 2018

 Come lend a hand as we make our way into our community.... Everyone can make a difference

  • Help Make Meals for Delivery to Shut ins

  • Help Prepare and Serve Lunch at Inner City Hamilton - "DE MAZENOD DOOR"

  • Help Collect items for our Local Mission Partners

Lets be part of helping those who are walking challenging roads in life.

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  Sign Up to Lend a Hand

.You can make a difference! By finding your place at St Mary of the Visitation you’ll grow in your faith, meet new people, and make some friends. No matter where you serve you’ll be part of the St Mary of the Visitation team, helping to create meaningful worship experiences and opportunities for people to discover and fully follow Jesus.

What you have to offer is valuable and we want everyone to find that thing they love to do! If you’re not sure, just try something. There’s nothing to lose and so much to gain! This could be the start of a beautiful thing!   So, find your place today!

Drop by and leave your name or you can email Father Freitas and the Parish Office  

Starting Point 

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 Embracing Motherhood

Take some much needed time for yourself and enjoy an evening spent with other moms of our parish as we learn, pray, share, and laugh together. Join us as we gather on Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:00pm in St Mary's Parish Centre. All moms are welcome! There is a place for you!

  Sign up today

For more information contact the Parish Office 



Join us on Saturday Mornings at 7:00am - you are welcome !

Our season will resume in the Fall - watch for details.

Come Join us!

 is about Catholic men inviting men to a comfortable environment where we grow in learning, living, strengthening and sharing our faith. This will in turn make us better men, leaders, husbands, fathers and followers of Jesus Christ. 

Our time includes breakfast, which leads us to watch a video series and share faith. 

All men of the parish are welcome to join us!

Saturdays beginning at 7:00a.m. until 8:30a.m. Set aside $5.00 and join us.

RSVP the Parish Office today  to save your spot.


St Mary’s Parish Is Making

"Milk Bags for Haiti"

Join a dedicated group who transform simple Milk Bags into life saving mats for children and families in Haiti. No experience required - training and encouragement provided. 

Our season will resume in the Fall - watch for details.

Join us for mat making from 10:00am-Noon in the Parish Centre on

All are Welcome; there is a spot for you!



Adult Sports

Volleyball. - Ready to set, volley and spike? Well join us on Fridays -7:00pm at St Elizabeth School Gym -drop in!! No registration required. Our season will resume in the Fall - watch for details.

Bowling - The Strike Squad is underway but there is room to join on Monday night -never too late to join - call Parish office to sign up. Our season will resume in the Fall - watch for details.





At St Mary of the Visitation we have 5 types of Small Groups

Small groups are where our great big church becomes a great small church. 

It's the place to grow your faith, be known, loved and cared for.

Heart to Home 

Our Heart to Home Small groups are now in full swing and welcome new members. Heart to Home is a unique reflection series written by Father Freitas as a continuation of weekly homilies. Each weekly guide is accompanied by the audio Podcast of the Sunday Message, and also a video small group podcast.

Come connect with other parishioners in an informal setting to share and grow in God’s Word. We have four active groups that meet in the Parish Centre, contact the parish office . for details and come, be part of Heart to Home and continue to make Sunday Matter!


Dinner for 8


  • Is a gathering of couples....doesn't matter your age or how long you've been married  

  • Is an exciting way to meet other couples...

  • Is potluck..... (so that always means good food)

  • Is fun and at someone else's house (so no dishes for you)