As part of the World Conference on Xenophobia, Racism and Populist Nationalism in the Context of Global Migration, held in Rome, September 18-20, 2018, the Archdiocese of Montreal was invited to participate by sharing its experience.
On October 21, this year’s “Mission Month” will culminate with the 93rd World Mission Sunday, including a 7:30 p.m. celebration presided by Archbishop Lépine at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral.
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops releases new document to protect minors and vulnerable adults from sexual abuse.
St. Joseph’s Oratory Basilica was packed, and all the churches were represented to welcome and celebrate Sunday Mass with His Beatitude the Cardinal Bechara B Boutros Raï in Montreal. Politicians as well as civil and military representatives were also in attendance.
As we are commemorating 175 years since the foundation of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary (SNJM), it is an occasion to rediscover the courage, the determination and the vision of their foundress, Eulalie Durocher (Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher) and her companions.