Pope urges respect for moral norms regarding human life
(Vatican Media) Pope Francis on Monday encouraged Catholic doctors to continue being faithful and consistent in their commitment to spread and implement the pro-life teaching of the Church, so that nothing goes against human life in its concrete existence, no matter how weak, defenceless, undeveloped or less advanced it may be.
From out of the night, hope dawns
(Presence) About 250 leaders of congregations and religious institutes, the great majority of whom are women, participated this weekend in the 32nd General Assembly of the Canadian Religious Conference (CRC), held every two years.
Symposium on Migrants and Refugees
In collaboration with the Grand Seminary of Montreal, the Archdiocese of Montreal organized a symposium on the social and ecclesiological issues surrounding the welcoming of migrants and refugees, held May 14-16. The theme was “More bridges, less walls”.
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Have you heard of an Atrium, this place where children come to fall in love with Jesus? Come and find out all about this dynamic approach known as the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.
Pope Francis: A Man of His Word
Written and directed by Wim Wenders, Pope Francis - A Man of His Word is a new documentary about the pope's ideas, his message, his work of reform and his answers to today's global questions. Now playing in theaters until Thursday, May 29!
New Auxiliary Bishop appointed for Trois-Rivières
(CCCB) Pope Francis appointed Father Pierre-Olivier Tremblay, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Trois-Rivières. At the time of his appointment, the Bishop-elect was rector of the Shrine of Notre-Dame-du-Cap in Trois-Rivières. He will assist the Bishop of Trois-Rivières, the Most Reverend Luc Bouchard.
Pope Francis on Pentecost: The Holy Spirit changes hearts
(Vatican News) “The rush of violent wind” (Acts 2:2) that accompanies the Holy Spirit’s descent on the Apostles is an image suggesting change and force, Pope Francis said in his Pentecost Sunday homily.
Walk in the footsteps of Christ!
Once again Mission Jeunesse (Youth Ministry), in collaboration with Spiritours, is organizing a pilgrimage to the Holy Land for young adults from June 26 to July 9, 2019, accompanied by Archbishop Christian Lépine!
2018 Corpus Christi
Archbishop Christian Lépine welcomes you to take part in this year’s Corpus Christi mass at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral, followed by a procession through the streets of downtown Montreal to St. Patrick’s Basilica, Thursday evening, May 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Conference on "Humanae Vitae" Encyclical
The Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF) will host “The Joy of Marriage: Embracing God’s Vision. Humanae Vitae at 50”. This conference will be held May 31 to June 1st in Ottawa.
Life in Action!
This year’s National March for Life, held annually in Ottawa since 1998, took place on Thursday, May 10, beginning with a rally on Parliament Hill. Marie-Christine, a participant from the Archdiocese of Montreal, shares her experience.
Pope Francis: “God never disowns his children”
During the General Audience in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis continued his catechesis on Baptism saying it immerses us in the mystery of Christ’s death and rising to new life.