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Sat, Sept 17



Landing day - 175th anniversary in Canada

A Eucharistic celebration honouring the arrival of the Loretto sisters in Canada on Sept. 16, 1847.

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Landing day - 175th anniversary in Canada

Time & Location

Sept 17, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Toronto, 65 Bond St, Toronto, ON M5B 1X1, Canada

About the Event

175 years ago, on September 16, 1847, five Loretto sisters from Ireland, including Rev. Mother Teresa Dease (Foundress), landed at Cooper’s Wharf in Toronto. Today, on the anniversary of their arrival, we celebrate their bold pioneering spirit and contribution to the the history of the IBVM. 

On September 17, at 10:00am a celebratory Eucharist is being held at St. Michael's Cathedral (65 Bond Street). All are welcome. 

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