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A day of fasting and prayer for peace

(2018-02-23) In response to Pope Francis’ call for a day of fasting and prayer for peace on February 23, 2018, here is Most Rev. Christian Lépine's message to the faithful.

Islamic-Christian solidarity present at the Oscars

(2018-02-22) A film nominated in the “Short film (live action) category” at the 2018 Academy Awards (Watu Wote – All of us) received financial support from the international organization Aid to the Church in Need.

The Rite of Election

(2018-02-20) On Sunday, February 18, nearly 100 catechumens from various parishes and missions in the Archdiocese - all adults preparing for Baptism - gathered with the Archbishop for the celebration of the Rite of Election.

Meeting with Montreal cultural communities

(2018-02-19) Friday, February 9, the Office of Cultural and Ritual Communities and the Office of Faith Education hosted their third gathering with Montreal cultural communities, this time with Bishop Alain Faubert, Auxiliary Bishop of Montreal.

“Le Pont” ready to welcome new families

(2018-02-14) Here is the latest news from Le Pont (The Bridge), the diocesan welcome centre for asylum seekers, written by one of its residents.

Vatican calls on all faiths to join day of prayer for peace

(2018-02-12) The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue is urging members of all different religious traditions to support Pope Francis’ call for a day of prayer and fasting for peace on February 23rd.

Italian community celebrates a new saint

(2018-02-06) There was much to celebrate in St. Leonard last Sunday, as Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish joyfully welcomed Archbishop Christian Lépine to celebrate Mass and bless the image of newly canonized Saint Angelo d’Acri (1669-1739).

World Day of the Sick 2018

(2018-02-05) This year marks the 26th World Day of the Sick, instituted in 1992 by Saint John Paul II. SASMAD welcomes everyone to its annual celebration for and with the sick, on Saturday, February 11 at Saint-Jude Sanctuary.

Young people moved by the relic of St. Francis Xavier

(2018-01-31) One would think that the veneration of the relics of the saints just isn’t something that would interest the new generations. Well almost half of the 5000 people who visited the relic of St. Francis Xavier on January 28 and 29 were young people.

Celebrating Consecrated Life

(2018-01-31) The Archbishop of Montreal will highlight the World Day for Consecrated Life during a special Mass for all the people of consecrated life, February 3, 10 am, at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral.

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Daily Bread

Activities Calendar

2018-03-08 - 2018-03-22

Finding God in all Things
The course will include a guided discussion on the application of this teaching for us in our current lives, the sharing of our experience in the actual practice of this form of prayer, and mutual encouragement.


LENTEN MISSION - Drawn into God’s Friendship: An Encounter with Christ through the Spiritual Exercises
This year, Fr. Gerry Westphal, Elizabeth Koessler and John Carey, from the Ignatian Spirituality Centre, will lead us on a three-evening journey of discovery and growth with the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius as our road map.


Video Divina: RISEN
Video Divina – This year, Fr. Lloyd’s film series looks at movies that courageously examine the multi-faceted experience of Love. In March, the movie ''Risen''.


Conference : Improving care, preventing euthanasia
The Physicians’ Alliance against euthanasia is pleased to announce our first major medical conference, which will take place in Montreal on March 24, 2018.

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