New president appointed for the CRC
More than 300 Canadian religious congregation leaders voted for Sister Michelle Payette, Provincial Superior of the Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, during the CRC's 31st General Assembly in Dorval.
Dowd Foundation Rescues Seniors Group
(VMO) A grant from the Father Dowd foundation will enable the LaSalle 50 + community drop-in centre to remain open while it considers its options now that CCS has abruptly withdrawn its support from the facility.
Jubilee for Catechists in Rome
On the occasion of the Holy Year of Mercy, the Office for Faith Education is organizing a pilgrimage to Rome to take part in the Jubilee for Catechists from September 23 - 25, 2016.
Montreal celebrates its 374th anniversary
On Sunday, May 22, 2016, Archbishop Christian Lépine celebrated Mass at Notre-Dame Basilica, commemorating the founding of Montreal, one year before the city's 375th anniversary.
A Time of Welcoming
Finally, after months of waiting, refugees sponsored by the Archdiocese of Montreal are beginning to arrive.
Three New Priests for Montreal
Our Archbishop, Most Rev. Christian Lépine, called to the priesthood Mr. Aleksander Dudik, intern at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral, Mr. Christophe Guillet, intern at Saint-Germain Parish, and Mr. Frank Scalia, intern at Notre-Dame-de-la-Défense Parish.
Montreal will acquire the convent of the Religious Hospitallers of Saint Joseph
(Présence-info) Mayor Denis Coderre announced on Monday that the City of Montreal would like to acquire in the near future the sizable property of the Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph, located at the corner of Pine and Park avenues.
Guide to Spiritual and Religious Journeys in Québec
(Présence-info) While religious tourism in Quebec has been on the rise, the absence of a comprehensive and up-to-date travel guide dedicated to the phenomenon was becoming increasingly felt. Ulysses has just rectified the situation.
In Solidarity with Fort McMurray
(CCCB) Following the devastating fires that are still rampant in Fort McMurray, Alberta, the Conference of Catholic Bishops invites us to pray and raise funds for the victims of Fort McMurray and surrounding area.
Ordination of two Permanent Deacons
On Saturday, June 11, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., Luc Couture and Francis Joannette will be ordained permanent deacons during a celebration presided by Archbishop Lépine, at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral.
Portrait of Jesus
There is a new temporary exhibit at the Museum of Saint Joseph’s Oratory until September 5, 2016! Inspired by the Gospel of Matthew, it encompasses works of art highlighting the figure of Jesus from the Manger to the Cross.
God is Calling, Don’t Leave Him on Hold.
Father John Walsh, the former pastor of St. John Brébeuf Parish in Lasalle, marked the 50th anniversary of his ordination with the launch of his forthright autobiography.