About OLA

Our Lady of the Assumption, a community

of believers, holds as its core values:

  • Commitment to celebrating liturgies that invite people to be active participants, transformed and empowered to go forth, proclaiming and living the Gospel
  • Hospitality and welcoming that builds and fosters a sense of community
  • Collaborative leadership that encourages initiative and an environment within which new ideas can emerge and be supported
  • Embodiment of our Gospel values through healing and service to our sisters and brothers
  • Diversity within our multicultural parish, always striving to be more inclusive while celebrating our differences
  • Grateful reception of God's blessings and commitment to the responsible use and generous sharing of God's gifts
  • Commitment to life-long formation and evangelization, the re-evangelization of inactive Catholics and to the development of new models of formation for children and youth
  • Pursuit of social justice through empowerment, advocacy and education