March 2014

Together in solidarity

Together in solidarity

(2014-03-31) Next Sunday, April 6th, is Solidarity Sunday! It is the day when Catholics across the country are invited to give during a special Share Lent collection in their parish for the work of Development and Peace.

World Day of Migrants and Refugees

World Day of Migrants and Refugees

(2014-03-27) It's the 100th World Day of Migrants and Refugees. Join us at our diocesan celebration this Sunday, March 30th at St-Francis of Assisis Parish!

2015 World Meeting for Families

2015 World Meeting for Families

(2014-03-26) The president of the Pontifical Council for the Family and the Archbishop of Philadelphia, announced the eighth World Meeting of Families, which will take place from September 22 to September 27 2015 in Philadelphia.

Boyhood Buddies now Bishops

Boyhood Buddies now Bishops

(2014-03-25) Montreal’s Auxiliary bishop, Thomas Dowd attended the installation of his friend, Christian Riesbeck, as Auxiliary Bishop of Ottawa on March 19. They both made their first communion at St. Albertus in Ottawa in 1978.

24 Hours for the Lord

24 Hours for the Lord

(2014-03-23) Pope Francis invites us all to live the joy of the 4th Sunday of Lent, from Friday 28 to Saturday, March 29. Several churches worldwide will remain open for prayer and confession.

Celebrations for the Feast of St. Joseph

Celebrations for the Feast of St. Joseph

(2014-03-18) Saint Joseph’s Oratory has been bustling since March 10, for the 94th novena dedicated to Saint Joseph. The novena is building up to Wednesday, March 19, to the feast day of the Oratory's patron.

Mass-ive Celebration for St. Patrick

Mass-ive Celebration for St. Patrick

(2014-03-18) Archbishop Christian Lépine, Bishop Tom Dowd and the pastor of St. Patrick’s, Msgr. Francis Coyle, C.S.S., celebrated the 167th annual Green Mass at St. Patrick’s Basilica on Sunday March 16, 2014.

One Year Since the Election of Pope Francis

One Year Since the Election of Pope Francis

(2014-03-12) Today, March 13, 2014 is the first anniversary of the election of Pope Francis.

The Archdiocese of Montreal Celebrates Youth

The Diocese of Montreal Celebrates Youth

(2014-03-10) Archbishop Lépine invites all young people to celebrate the Diocesan World Youth Day on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Come and invite your friends to this event of sharing and solidarity, and let us celebrate our faith in Jesus Christ!

A Loving Response to God's Love

A Loving Response to God's Love

(2014-03-05) A message from the Archbishop of Montreal, on this first day of the Lenten Season, Ash Wednesday.

Canadian College fêtes 125 years

Canadian College fêtes 125 years

(2014-03-03) The Pontifical Canadian College in Rome is celebrating 125 years in the service of faith and culture. Among its anniversary events was the launch of a book that traces the college’s history, written by John Zucchi.