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.

On September 25, 2016, Pope Francis will celebrate with catechists around the world the Jubilee for Catechists, an event held by the Pontifical Council for the promotion of the New Evangelization.

The Office for Faith Education inivtes all catechists, Parish Catechetical Leaders and pastoral agents who wish to participate in this special moment!

Why should I go?

  • A faith experience for and amongst catechists
  • An experience of the Universal Church in the presence of catechists from all over the world.
  • A pilgrimage of spiritual approach in the high places of the Church
  • Possibility of visiting Assisi
  • Passing through the Holy Door of St. Peter's Basilica
  • Sunday Mass with Pope Francis
  • Wednesday's audience with Pope Francis

Date: September 19 - 26, 2016


Spiritual program with the catechists, meetings, pilgrimage and prayer steps, cultural program to visit Rome, lodging in a religious house.

An information session has been organized by Spiritours: Friday June 3, at 7 pm

1030 Beaubien east, suite 400 Montréal (Qc) - H2S 1T4 (at 7 minutes by walk from Beaubien metro)

Registrations are no later than July 19th, 2016; preferably before July 1st, 2016.

Information, complet program and fees

Contact :

Bernadette Bourjade