New Pastor at St. Thomas the Apostle

His Excellency Bishop Crosby has announced the 2020 Clergy appointments for the Diocese of Hamilton. St. Thomas the Apostle Parish will be getting a new Pastor, Father Francis Noronha, C.S.C., beginning on July 15, 2020. Father Allison Mahoney, C.S.C. will be the Priest-in-residence at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish as well. We are excited to welcome the Fathers to our Parish in July. 

COVID-19 Update

By the directive of Bishop Crosby all Masses will be cancelled until further notice. The Parish office will be closed to the public as well at this time. You may still reach the Parish office at 905-689-4857 or by e-mail stthomaswaterdown@hamiltondiocese.com . All parish meetings and group gatherings will also be cancelled until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation at this time.

Ash Wednesday Services

There will be an 8 a.m. Mass and a 7 p.m. Mass for Ash Wednesday on February 26, 2020.

In Memoriam: Reverend Tim Hingston

In Memoriam: Reverend Tim Hingston


We regret to inform you that Reverend Tim Hingston, Pastor of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Waterdown, died yesterday, Tuesday, February 4, 2020. 

Visitation / Sunday, February 9, 2020 / 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish
715 Centre Road, Waterdown, ON

Vigil Prayers / Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish
715 Centre Road, Waterdown, ON

Funeral Mass / Monday, February 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish
715 Centre Road, Waterdown, ON

Interment / Following the Funeral Mass
Marymount Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.
5400 Sideroad 6 S, Guelph, ON          

Please pray that Reverend Tim Hingston may rest in the peace of Christ and that his family and friends may be consoled in their faith in Christ.

Outreach Committee Thank you!

The St Thomas Outreach Committee would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all of our parishioners for their generosity in 2019. Through your kindness and donations we were able to support so many great causes and uplift so many needy in our community throughout the year and especially during the holiday season. Thank you for Helping Us Help Others.

Mass Schedule for New Year’s Day

(Holy Day of Obligation)

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

9:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

Mass Schedule for Christmas Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord

Tuesday, December 24 – Christmas Eve

5:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, December 25 – Christmas Day

Midnight (Please note: incense will be used at this liturgy)

10:00 a.m.

CWL Annual Christmas Dinner 2019

CWL Poinsettia Fundraiser

Order your Poinsettias from our CWL!! Orders must be submitted by December 1st 2019. Cheques can be made payable to St. Thomas CWL. Order Pickup date is December 3, 2019 from 3pm-7pm in the Narthex.

2019 2020 Poinsettia Fundraiser