Fr. Stephen Otvos says his 10 years of pastoral ministry in Montreal gave him the experience and perspective necessary to make the most of his current time of study in Rome.
Most Rev. Pierre-André Fournier, President of the Assembly of Quebec Catholic Bishops, published his annual message highlighting the importance of the Catechetical Sunday.
The Executive Committee of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) has issued an appeal "for mercy, compassion and justice in the Middle East and throughout the world".
Supported by the Canadian Centre for Ecumenism and the Archdiocese of Montreal, a conference will be held this fall in Montreal.
Development and Peace confirms its support for Caritas Sierra Leone in an effort to help stop the spread of the Ebola virus. The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared a global health emergency this week.
In response to Pope Francis’ appeal to pray for peace in the Middle East, Archbishop Christian Lépine will celebrate a special Mass on the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Friday evening, August 15, 7:30 at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral.
(Vatican Radio) The Director of the Press Office of the Holy See, Fr. Federico Lombardi, SJ, has issued a statement communicating the Holy Father's prayerful concern over the violence raging in Iraq, and especially for the Christians affected by the violence.
(Vatican Radio) In an effort to promote peace, The Vatican Secretary of State issued a "nota verbale" to all the embassies accredited to the Holy See. This statement included the texts of Pope Francis' most recent addresses that called for peace, particularly in the Middle East.