160th Anniversary of the  Diocese of Hamilton

160th Anniversary of the Diocese of Hamilton

On February 29th, the Diocese of Hamilton will celebrate its 160th Anniversary! The Bishop Farrell Archives maintains the Papal Bull announcing the founding of the Diocese. This document will be on display at the Mass held at 11:00 a.m. on February 28th at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, at which we will welcome His Grace, Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, the Apostolic Nunzio. [read more]

Gospel of Luke Reflection Series

Gospel of Luke Reflection Series

As part of the Year of Mercy Study Series, we invite you to join in the Gospel of Luke Reflection Series! The second session is being held February 16th at St. Thomas the Apostle in Waterdown, with speaker Father Tom Rosica. Please click here for more information. [read more]

Photos: Multicultural Mass

Photos: Multicultural Mass

On Sunday, January 17th, hundreds gathered in the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for the annual Multicultural Mass. Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, presided over the unique and thoroughly enjoyable Mass that celebrated both our diversity and our cultural treasures. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

THE CHINESE, VIETNAMESE AND KOREAN COMMUNITIES IN THE DIOCESE celebrate Lunar New Year this weekend. The celebration, called TET in Vietnamese, begins the Year of the Monkey. The Korean Catholic community will join the Vietnamese community at Our Lady of Vietnam Parish for the colourful celebration. We send greetings and good wishes for a blessed New Year! [read more]

Rite of Election

The Rite of Election is celebrated annually on the First Sunday of Lent at 1:30 p.m. on February 14th at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King (Brant, Halton and Hamilton deaneries) and at the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate (Bruce-Grey, Waterloo, Wellington deaneries). [read more]

Assisted Suicide - January 2016

Please see the link for important information regarding assisted suicide from January 2016, including provincial consultations and an important request from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB). (CNS Photo/Paul Haring) [read more]

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