Church of Montreal represented at an international symposium on sponsorship of refugees
The program developed by the Archdiocese of Montreal is among the initiatives discussed at a symposium on the role of churches and organizations in refugee sponsorship. The event was held in Brussels on September 18 and 19.
Pilgrimage to the Oratory for the Italian Community
On September 24, the Italian community of Montreal gathered for its annual pilgrimage to Saint Joseph's Oratory, organized by the C.S.I.M. (Conferenza dei Sacerdoti al servizio degli Italiani di Montreal), This pilgrimage is a 60-year-plus tradition.
"Go! And make disciples of all nations..."
On Friday, November 17, Bishop Alain Faubert and Father Raymond Lafontaine invite you to the opening session of the francophone, anglophone and multicultural communities' Catechetical Conferences under the theme "Ensemble en mission/Together in Mission ".
Euthanasia: A question of compassion?
Join us for an evening of reflection on the spiritual, pastoral and medical dimensions of death, euthanasia and compassion, on October 17, 7:30 p.m., at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral!
New General Secretary for the Bishops of Quebec
The bishops of Quebec are pleased to announce the appointment of Msgr. Pierre Murray as General Secretary of the Assembly of Quebec Catholic Bishops, effective May 1, 2018.
Pope Audience: Never lose hope, never lose heart
“Wherever the Lord has planted you, stand firm in hope; never lose heart”. Those were Pope Francis’ words at his General Audience on Wednesday as he continued his reflections on Christian hope.
Terrel Joseph, at your service!
In the September issue of Pillars Trust ‘The Column’, we shine the spotlight on the first Parish Vitality Consultant, Terrel Joseph, as he embarks on his journey to support our priests and parishioners in their ongoing efforts at pastoral renewal.
Celebration of the 150th of Confederation
(CCCB) As part of the annual Plenary Assembly of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), the Bishops of Canada will lead the celebration of a Solemn Mass on the liturgical Feast of Saints Jean de Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues, Priests, and Companions, Martyrs (secondary patrons of Canada), with the Consecration of Canada to the Blessed Virgin Mary on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation.
'Be fishers of people'. Bishop urges Canada's port chaplains.
Port chaplains from across Canada, representing the Apostleship of the Sea ministry, gathered this week in Montreal for their annual conference.
Together, Montreal priests prepare for the Missionary Shift
More than 200 priests gathered at Marie-Reine-des-Coeurs Sanctuary, in Montreal, on Thursday, September 7, 2017, for the annual Presbyteral Day.
Pope Francis challenges Colombians to build peaceful future
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has concluded his visit to Colombia where he spent five days meeting victims of the country's civil war and urging all people to work together for peace and national reconciliation.
Cathedral to be consecrated during the 375th
The Catholic Church of Montreal will hold a Triduum to celebrate the 375th anniversary of the founding of Montreal, Archbishop Lépine has announced. The key event will be the consecration of the cathedral on October 13, 2017.