A lawyer by profession, Fr. Benoît-Marc Boyer has done pro bono work for many non-profit organizations and those in need for more than 30 years. On account of his generous service, he will soon receive the Medal of Honour of the National Assembly.
On Saturday, June 1, St. Thomas à Becket Parish in Pierrefonds hosted about 200 youth, aged 12 to 21, who participated in a ball hockey tournament held in the parish’s huge parking lot, and organized by the Youth Ministry team.
All the faithful of the Archdiocese of Montreal are cordially invited to a special Mass celebrated by Archbishop Christian Lépine, followed by a procession through the streets of downtown Montreal on Thursday evening, June 20, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
To honour the widows of past deacons, a special lunch gathering was held on May 28 at the Montreal diocesan offices, hosted by Auxiliary Bishop Faubert and staff of the Office for Pastoral Personnel.
For 21 million people surveyed worldwide, being an Achiever was identified most frequently as their top strength using the CliftonStrengths™ assessment, a Gallup™ tool. But not for the 70 participants gathered June 1 for a "Live Your Strengths" workshop, held at St. Monica Parish; the majority of whom were more inclined toward being Connected than being Achievers.