Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Welcome to the St. Vincent De Paul Society for Canada for their 44th Annual General Assembly. Monsignor Harvey Roach was admitted to hospital June 10th, please keep him in your prayers. The Chancery staff gathered for the annual summer barbeque today. We bid farewell to Chris Adamczyk and Barb Dollak. Congratulations to St. Ambrose Parish in Cambridge... [read more]

Diaconate Ordination of Scott Whitfield

Diaconate Ordination of Scott Whitfield

On June 6th, 2015, Mr. Scott Whitfield was ordained to the Transitional Diaconate at St. Patrick's Parish in Hamilton by Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, Bishop of the Diocese of Hamilton. See photos and read a short reflection by Deacon Whitfield on his vocation journey... [read more]

Diocese of Hamilton Award: Kaitlin Brogan

Diocese of Hamilton Award: Kaitlin Brogan

The Diocese of Hamilton award is presented to a graduating student who has attained high academic proficiency, and who exemplifies Catholic leadership qualities, Christian values, and a commitment to service in the community. This is the first year that this award is presented to a St. Jerome‚Äôs University graduating student... [read more]

Diaconate Ordination of Mr. David John Reitzel

Diaconate Ordination of Mr. David John Reitzel

On June 5th, 2015 Mr. David John Reitzel was ordained to the Transitional Diaconate at St. Agnes Parish in Waterloo by Bishop Daniel Miehm, Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Hamilton. See photos and read Deacon Reitzel's vocation journey... [read more]

Job opportunity: Coordinator for Refugee Sponsorship

Reporting to the Auxiliary Bishop, this person provides expertise to parishes across The Diocese, to assist refugees in settling in Canada and becoming self-sufficient citizens. Key responsibilities include: support, guide and advocate for parish refugee committees in their work of helping... [read more]

Grandparents Matter... Fostering faith

The Offices of Catechesis, Discipleship & Parish Life, and Family Ministry invite you to a Workshop / Retreat Day. [read more]

Photos: Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass

On Sunday, June 7th, Bishop Crosby welcomed couples from the Hamilton Diocese celebrating 25, 40, 50, 60 or 60+ years of marriage to the annual Anniversary Mass. Four-hundred-fifty-one couples registered to attend the Mass. Collectively the couples represent 20,001 years of marriage - a living legacy of love and commitment to the vows they professed so many years ago! [read more]

Year of Consecrated Life
Religious Communities Dinner

The evening was an occasion for the Diocese to thank and honour the Religious during the year of Consecrated Life initiated by Pope Francis November 23, 2014. It was also an opportunity for the many and diverse religious communities serving in the Diocese of Hamilton to gather in prayer and community... [read more]

Job opportunity: Program Director, Catholic Leadership Program

The Catholic Leadership Program Director is responsible for the management, co-ordination, and administration of all activities related to the organization and delivery of the Diocese of Hamilton Catholic Leadership Program (DHCLP)... [read more]

The Joy of the Sacraments

Video: Bishop Crosby along with priests, parish ministers, parents and children from across the Diocese of Hamilton describe the particular joy that moments of Sacramental Preparation can be. [read more]

Marian Pilgrimage Days

July 4th: Join a gathering of prayer and meditation as we honour Our Lady of Fatima at a Mass, an outdoor Rosary, lunch, Stations of the Cross and Benediction at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Waterdown... [read more]

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Upcoming Events

Jul042015

Marian Pilgrimage Days


Jul302015

Christian Healing Training
Level 2


Sep122015

Grandparents Matter... Fostering faith


Sep222015

World Meeting of Families 2015