Levels Christmas Celebration 2014

Levels Christmas Celebration 2014

This year’s Levels Christmas Celebration took place on the third Sunday of Advent at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King. The celebration began with a special Mass celebrated by Bishop Daniel Miehm, followed by a luncheon in the Cathedral Hall. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

As we approach the Christmas Season, I thank the Priests, Deacons, Lay Pastoral Associates, and Parish ministers (Music, Word, Extraordinary Communion Ministers, Hospitality (Ushers), Sacristans, Environment, and Maintenance) for the extra time, energy, and effort you put into the Christmas and New Year’s liturgical celebrations! [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Christmas Message

Bishop Crosby's Christmas Message

"...this Christmas, remember these people – sisters and brothers in faith. Pray for them. One day they may be sitting beside you in your parish church..." [read more]

Advent Hymn Festival for Peace

Advent Hymn Festival for Peace

His Excellency Bishop Douglas Crosby invited the faithful of the Diocese of Hamilton to join him at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King on December 7th for an Advent Hymn Festival for Peace. [read more]

How Many Bishops Does it Take…?

How many Bishops can you fit into one photograph? Bishop Miehm attempted to set a new record recently at St. Louis Parish in Waterloo. After Confirmation, he was pleased to pose with Tom and Wendy Bishop and their three sons. Also appearing in the background… portraits of Bishops! [read more]

Pope Francis confirms his presence at the World Meeting of Families

Pope Francis will offer Mass on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Arts on Sunday, September 27. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops anticipates that 1 – 2 million people will be present for the Mass. People attending the World Meeting of Families from within the Hamilton Diocese can register for the event through... [read more]

Advent and Christmas Schedule at the Cathedral Basilica

May these days of Advent and the joys of the Christmas feast be a source of blessing to you and your family. Join us at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, Hamilton for our celebration of Sunday Mass and the Christmas and New Year's Celebrations. [read more]

Christmas Office Hours

As we await the coming of Our Lord, we wish you a prayerful and patient Advent and soon: a happy and joy-filled Christmas. The Chancery Office and the Bishop Farrell Library and Archives Christmas Office hours are as follows... [read more]

Jesuit Parish Holy Rosary in Guelph Celebrates 50th Anniversary

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the building of Holy Rosary Church, the Parish celebrated Masses of Thanksgiving on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary in early October. The Feast was celebrated by Bishop Daniel Miehm, in which he blessed the newly crafted Rosary... [read more]

Multicultural Mass

The many and diverse Parishes of our Diocese are invited to gather at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for Sunday, January 18th at 1 p.m. to celebrate the Multicultural Mass. This special Mass highlights the many contributions and overall enrichment... [read more]

Hamilton and Port-au-Prince: Two Churches in Partnership

Fr. William Trusz from Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Stoney Creek, Ontario hosts a weekly program on Radio Teopoli, AM 530 in Toronto and online every Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. In November, Fr. Bill interviewed His Excellency, Auxiliary Bishop Miehm... [read more]

Conferring of Papal Honours

On November 23rd, Papal Honours were conferred upon 15 deserving recipients by Gérald Cyprien Cardinal Lacroix, Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of Canada. We offer heartfelt congratulations to the recipients – all are eminently worthy! [read more]

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The theme for the 2015 World Meeting of Families is: Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive. Taking place from September 22nd to 27th, 2015, the purpose of the meeting is to call together people from all over the world... [learn more]

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