First Anniversary of the Bishop Farrell Library and Archives

First Anniversary of the Bishop Farrell Library and Archives

Celebrate with us our first anniversary: join us this week, September 30th - October 3rd, from 1pm to 4pm for Timbits, coffee and a chance to borrow some wonderful faith-filled material... [read more]

Catholic Education Mass – La messe en célébration de l’éducation catholique – 2014

Catholic Education Mass – La messe en célébration de l’éducation catholique – 2014

C’était une vraie célébration de l’éducation catholique à la basilique-cathédrale du Christ-Roi...
It was a true celebration of Catholic education at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King... [read more]

Bishop Crosby's<br />Heart to Heart

Bishop Crosby's
Heart to Heart

Dr. Moira McQueen has been appointed to the Ninth Term of the International Theological Commission by Pope Francis. The 40 Days for Life Campaign was launched this week. Congratulations to the St. Joseph's Lifecare Centre... [read more]

Education and Action Campaign

Education and Action Campaign

Seeds are the heritage of family farmers and peasants, who preserve them to feed their families, their communities, and the world. However, seeds are increasingly being controlled and privatized by multinational companies... [read more]

Retrouvaille – A Lifeline for Troubled Marriages

Retrouvaille – A Lifeline for Troubled Marriages

October 24, 2014: This program is designed to support marriages in crisis and can be of assistance to couples who have separated, but are willing to work on their relationship to help repair the difficulties that exist... [read more]

Job opportunities within the Diocese

Current openings: Music Director - Burlington, and Youth & Young Adult Minister - Cambridge. Learn more about these opportunities on our dedicated page with the latest openings. [read more]

40 Days for Life Mass - Homily

Earlier this week, Bishop Crosby presided at two 40 Days for Life Masses. On Monday at St. Anthony Daniel in Kitchener and on Wednesday at St. Patrick's in Burlington. 40 Days for Life is a peaceful, prayerful – and proven... [read more]

Prepare/Enrich Training Workshop

September 30th & October 7th: PREPARE/ENRICH is the leading relationship inventory and skill-building program used nationally and internationally.  It is built on a solid research foundation and significantly improves a couple's relationship. [read more]

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd – Level I Training

Great news! Beginning this Fall Catechesis of the Good Shepherd – Level I training will be offered here in the Diocese! Monday evenings, 7 – 9:30 pm, beginning Monday September 29th 2014 at Holy Rosary Parish in Guelph. Contact Anne Jamieson for more information... [read more]

St. Martin’s Manor celebrates 60 years

Young mothers at St. Martin’s Manor present a reading of a poem to those gathered at the celebration. It was a heart-felt affirmation of their commitment to their children and themselves to be loving and supportive parents. Learn more about St. Martin's Manor... [read more]

Diocese of Hamilton Red Mass

The Most Reverend Bishop Daniel Miehm, Auxiliary Bishop of Hamilton, welcomed the St. Thomas More Lawyers’ Guild to the 2014 Annual Red Mass, celebrated at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King in Hamilton, Ontario on September 9, 2014. See photos from this special Mass. [read more]

Grief Relief / Grief Talk

Grief is a difficult journey which all of us must travel at some time. Grief is normal, so give yourself time to walk its path. Some have the need for further support and we are here to help you through this difficult time. Learn more about 'Grief Relief' and 'Grief Talk', which are free to attend, beginning in September. [read more]

Ceremonial Tree Planting for Father Dave Walter

"This tree is the promise of life, growth, strength and protection - all part of the promise that comes with the ordination and ministry of a new priest!" [read more]

Previously featured stories and events...

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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Upcoming Events


Ministers of Communion
Formation Day


Day of Prayer for Peace


Sow Much Love Campaign
Hamilton Deanery


Training Workshop, Kitchener


Sow Much Love Campaign
Kitchener - Waterloo


Living Well, Wisely and Whole
Senior Adult Ministry Workshop Series


Sow Much Love Campaign
Brant Deanery


A Lifeline for Troubled Marriage


World Meeting of Families 2015