October 2014

Mass for Persecuted Christians

(2014-10-29) Friday November 7, 2014, at 7:30 PM, Archbishop Lépine will preside a mass for persecuted christians, in collaboration with Aid to the Church in Need (ACN). The mass will be held at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral.

The Archdiocese is Now at Your Fingertips!

(2014-10-29) The first Canadian archdiocese to enter this sphere, the Catholic Church of Montreal is launching a mobile application that will allow it to reach people where they are.

Youth Ministry Pastoral Launch

(2014-10-27) On Tuesday night of September 30th, 2014, over 80 people packed into the Archdiocese of Montreal at 2000 Sherbrooke Street West for Mission Jeunesse-Youth Ministry’s launch of the 2014-2015 pastoral year.

Ottawa Shooting : Canadian Bishops Statement

(2014-10-26) Statement by the President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops regarding the recent attacks in Ottawa and St-Jean-sur-Richelieu.

Diocesan Presbyteral Day

(2014-10-20) On November 4, 2014, the diocesan Presbyteral Day will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish. Following is Archbishop Lépine's invitation.

The Pope Speaks to the Synod Fathers

(2014-10-20) At the conclusion of the Extraordinary Synod on the Family, Pope Francis addressed the assembly of Fathers, thanking them for their efforts and encouraging them to continue to journey.

Gospel Concert to Help Christians from Palestine

(2014-10-18) Inspired by a powerful impulse of generosity, a great musical and spiritual event will be held in Montreal on November 15, 2014 in aid of our Near Eastern Christian brothers and sisters.

The Passing of Mr. Sabatino Pace

(2014-10-17) Mr. Sabatino Pace has passed away. Previously Cardinal Turcotte's chauffeur, then Archbishop Lépine's, Mr. Pace was known for his devotion, kindness, and good cheer. Our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Life-Giving Love

(2014-10-17) With the support and collaboration of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Catholic Organization for Life and Family launched a national Campaign for Palliative and Home Care, and against Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide.

Laywoman eager to minister to families, couples

(2014-10-15) When Katerine Perrault worked at the tribunal office at the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops in Ottawa, she felt the desire to help couples whose cases for annulment came across her desk, but she didn't know how.

Vocations: Eucharistic Adoration and Mass

(2014-10-14) On October 17, 2014, at 7:30 PM, Archbishop Lépine will preside a Mass for Priestly Vocations in the Grand Seminary's Chapel. Everyone is invited!

Catholic Parents Association of Québec

(2014-10-13) The APCQ (l'Association des Parents Catholiques du Québec), representing Catholic parents for almost 50 years, is enthusiastic in the opening of its Anglophone chapter Join us for a meeting of information and exchange on October 29, 2014, at 7:30 PM.

October: A Special Moment for Thanksgiving

(2014-10-13) The following is the October message by the Most Reverend Paul-André Durocher, Archbishop of Gatineau and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops.

World Mission Sunday 2014

(2014-10-08) World Mission Sunday is a day set aside for Catholics worldwide to recommit themselves to the Church's missionary activity through prayer and sacrifice. In 2014, World Mission Sunday is celebrated on October 19.

Hungarian Feast and Celebration

(2014-10-08) The Association for the Beatification of the Empress Zita, in collaboration with the Catholic Parish of Our Lady of Hungary, invites you to celebrate the 103rd anniversary of the marriage of the Empress to Emperor Charles I of Austria.

More News about Cardinal Turcotte

(2014-10-03) Here's the latest news concerning Cardinal Jean-Claude Turcotte.

Archbishop Lépine's Catecheses Are Back

(2014-10-01) Archbishop Lépine invites the faithful to attend praying of the Rosary and a catechesis on the Virgin Mary at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral at 7:30 p.m. every Monday throughout October.