The Saint John's Bible<br>At the Diocese of Hamilton

The Saint John's Bible
At the Diocese of Hamilton

The Diocese of Hamilton will be acquiring a copy of the Heritage Edition of the Saint John’s Bible. We are delighted to have the opportunity to share this work of art with our diocesan community! For more information click [read more]

Rally on Parliament Hill

Rally on Parliament Hill

The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, Living with Dignity and the Physicians Alliance Against Euthanasia have organized a rally against euthanasia and assisted suicide on parliament hill on Wednesday, June 1st (12 noon - 1:30 pm). You are encouraged to consider attending in order to voice your concerns. [read more]

Fort McMurray Relief Efforts

Fort McMurray Relief Efforts

With sadness and concern, Canadians have seen coverage of the wildfires in Fort McMurray and surrounding areas in Alberta. Moved with compassion and concern, many are responding in prayer and generosity to help those affected by this tragedy. The Diocese of Hamilton is encouraging the faithful to respond in these ways... [read more]

Photos: Priestly Ordination of Father David Reitzel

Photos: Priestly Ordination of Father David Reitzel

On May 7, 2016, the Diocese of Hamilton gained another priest, as David Reitzel was ordained a priest at Christ the King Cathedral Basilica in Hamilton by Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI. Let us pray that Jesus may be glorified in the ministry and service of Fr. David and all who serve in the name of Christ the Good Shepherd. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

TOMORROW’S DIOCESAN YEAR OF MERCY YOUTH RALLY IS ALREADY A SUCCESS! Over 400 young people have registered for the event at Camp Brébeuf; the well-known guest speakers are well-prepared; the Mass will be for Trinity Sunday and the weather promises to be perfect!... [read more]

Bill C-14 – Speak Out Now!

Bill C-14, the legislation on assisted-suicide and euthanasia, has had first reading in the House of Commons. It is not too late for people to speak out against the legislation and to keep proposed changes to Bill C-14 from going against the support of life. It is so important for Catholics to express their concerns on the sanctity of life and their belief in conscience rights for healthcare workers and institutions when they are faced with a patient's choice for assisted suicide... [read more]

Summer School for Liturgical Musicians and Parish Initiation Leaders

Summer School for Liturgical Musicians and Parish Initiation Leaders will be held July 17-20, 2016 at the Diocese of Hamilton Chancery Office, Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King and the Nicholas Mancini Centre and features keynote speaker Dr. Jerry Galipeau. Early bird registration is open - register today! [read more]

2016 Clergy Appointments

The Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, OMI, Bishop of Hamilton, announces the following clergy appointments, effective Wednesday, June 29, 2016. [read more]

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Upcoming Events


Vessels of Mercy: Ministers of Communion


Wedding Anniversary Mass


Sacramental Preparation in the Light of the New Religion Program


Ordination of Deacons