June 2014

Vigneault in Rome on St-Jean-Baptiste

Vigneault in Rome on St-Jean-Baptiste

(2014-06-30) Legendary Quebec singer and songwriter Gilles Vigneault was in Rome of the first-ever European celebration of his Grand-Messe. The French-language mass was celebrated on the Feast of Saint John the Baptist.

Crisis in South Sudan - Appeal for donations

Crisis in South Sudan - Appeal for donations

(2014-06-27) The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP) is inviting donations in response to the severe crisis in South Sudan.

The Catholic Times is publishing again

The Catholic Times is publishing again

(2014-06-26) With a new look, format, and online presence, the Catholic Times remains committed to the same editorial principles and mission that have guided the publication from the beginning.

Knights of Colombus

Quebec Knights of Columbus sets pace

(2014-06-25) The 90,000 members of the Knights of Columbus in Quebec donated $11.4* million and nearly 1.7 million hours of service to charitable causes in 2013, making Quebec the most charitable of the Knight’s 70-plus regions.

Corpus Christi in Montreal

Montrealers Walk for Corpus Christi

(2014-06-23) Archbishop Christian Lépine led thousands of the faithful through the streets of Montreal in this year’s annual Corpus Christi eucharistic procession.

Saint Joseph's Oratory improve its facilities

Saint Joseph's Oratory improves its facilities

(2014-06-18) Saint Joseph's Oratory is pleased to announce that the government of Québec confirmed its financial support for the infrastructure development for tourism at the shrine, as detailed in the 2014‐2015 budget.

Bill 52 : Quebec Bishops React

Bill 52 : Quebec Bishops React

(2014-06-10) Here is a declaration by the President of the Assembly of Québec Catholic Bishops following the passage of Bill 52 concerning end-of-life care.

Très-Saint-Nom-de-Jésus Church

Restoration of Très-Saint-Nom-de-Jésus

(2014-06-04) On May 26, 2014, Archbishop Christian Lépine met with elected officials of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, as well as representatives of local organizations to inform them of the renovation of Très-Saint-Nom-de-Jésus Church.

Sister Gilberte Bussière is free!

Sister Gilberte Bussière is free!

(2014-06-02) It is with great joy that we announce the release of Sister Gilberte Bussière and fathers Marta and Allegri, who had been kidnapped on April 5 in Tchéré (Northern Cameroon).

St. Luke's 50th Anniversary

A Trinity of Anniversaries at St. Luke's

(2014-06-02) St. Luke's parish was erected on July 28, 1964. This month marks it's 50th anniversary. A Mass of Thanksgiving and a reunion will be celebrated this Pentecost Sunday, June 8.

Corpus Christi 2014

Corpus Christi 2014

(2014-06-01) On June 19, 2014, Corpus Christi will begin with a solemn Mass at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral at 7:30 p.m. Afterwards, everyone will be invited to join the candlelight Eucharistic procession through the streets of Montreal.