November 2011

Advent 2011
Advent 2011

ADVENT RESOURCES

(2011-11-28) You will find here some useful resources for the Advent period.

Growing in Faith

FAITH-ENRICHMENT CONFERENCE

(2011-11-18) Faith meets real life! It occurred at the 8th conference, with 25 workshops and a keynote talk on social media. Organized by the Faith Education Office and the Office for English Pastoral Services, about 250 people participated.

Salt and Light Logo

BLESSINGS & RISKS IN THE DIGITAL AGE

(2011-11-18) Salt + Light TV founder Fr. Thomas Rosica. CSB, has seen both the front and back ends of the media world. He shared his take on the risks and blessings for the Church in the digital age at the recent faith-enrichment conference.

Roman Missal

Roman Missal

(2011-11-11) All English-language celebrations of the Mass following the Roman Rite in Canada will now use the new CCCB edition of the Missal as of the First Sunday of Advent, November 27. Read more in this Catholic Times news report.

Action on Climate Change

Action on Climate Change

(2011-11-10) Religious leaders from across Canada have signed a call to action regarding climate change. In their document, released on Parliament Hill on October 25th, they underscored the spiritual roots of this crisis and invited citizens to sign a petition.

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day and Peace

(2011-11-10) This is the week of Remembrance Day and if you walk through the downtown area of Montreal, on several street corners people in uniform are selling poppies in support of the veterans of Canada.

Trauma and Transformation

Trauma and transformation

(2011-11-05) A conference on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church was recently presented at McGill. Halifax Archbishop Most Rev. Anthony Mancini was a keynote speaker.

Friends of Kinkora

Friends of Kinkora – an evening of celebration

(2011-11-04) On Saturday, October 22nd at Loyola High School, over 400 people, adults and children and youth, attended a Benefit Concert sponsored by the Diocesan Camping Association that includes Youth in Action, Diocesan Family Camp, Diocesan Liturgy Camp and Visions. Read more...

IEC 2012

50th International Eucharistic Congress in Dublin

(2011-11-04) It’s official… the 50th International Eucharistic Congress is going to take place in Dublin, Ireland, in June 2012. Important meeting in Montreal. See details.