2014 Clergy Appointments

2014 Clergy Appointments

The Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, Bishop of Hamilton, announces the following clergy appointments, effective June 25, 2014. [read more]

Mass for New Catholics

Mass for New Catholics

New Catholics from Parishes across the Diocese of Hamilton are invited to attend Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King. Bishop Daniel Miehm, Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Hamilton, will be the principal celebrant and homilist. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Easter Message

Bishop Crosby's Easter Message

Easter is the celebration of the resurrection of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. Once again we hear the incredible promise that we will share His glory – “where he has gone, we will surely follow!” [read more]

Latest Heart to Heart

In his Parish publication "Sursum Corda", Father Frank Freitas has explained to parishioners why he was hospitalized earlier this week. Sincere congratulations to the four new Monsignors! Next week millions of pilgrims will travel to Rome to participate in the Canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II. [read more]

Chrism Mass 2014

This Mass, which the Bishop concelebrates with his college of Priests and at which he consecrates the Holy Chrism and blesses the other oils, manifests the communion of Priests with their Bishop. [read more]

Voice of Survivors: Journey into Hope

Three women tell their stories of entrapment in the world of commercial sexual exploitaon and their escape: Timea Nagy, Celeste Swan, Katarina McLeod. [read more]

Four new Monsignors

On Monday April 14, 2014, at the Mass of Chrism held in the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, Bishop Crosby announced that His Holiness Pope Francis has bestowed Pontifical Honours on... [read more]

Grief Relief

Has someone you cared about died? Are you grieving the loss of the person’s presence in your life? Are you wondering if these feelings are normal? You are not alone! [read more]

Fruit of the Earth and Work of Human Hands

A 25th Anniversary Reflection on the Ontario Bishops' 1989 Pastoral Letter, The People and the Land. "Twenty five years after Ontario Bishops in the letter proclaimed the need for sustainable food production..." [read more]

Bishop William McGrattan, next Bishop of Peterborough

Pope Francis has appointed Toronto Auxiliary Bishop William McGrattan as the next Bishop of Peterborough. Since 2010, Bishop McGrattan has served the Archdiocese of Toronto... [read more]

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Upcoming Events


Voice of Survivors


Mass for New Catholics 2014


Prepare/Enrich Training Workshop


11th Annual Celebration of Priesthood and Religious Life


Grief Relief


Sacramental Preparation for Confirmation


Ordination to the Priesthood 2014


Wedding Anniversary Mass 2014


Matthew Kelly Conference: Living Everyday with Passion & Purpose