Synod 2015 Questionnaire

Synod 2015 Questionnaire

Pope Francis has called a Synod of Marriage and Family to be held in October of 2015 which is to include Bishops from around the world. The Bishops have been asked to provide input on the Lineamenta, the "working document". You are invited to participate in the gathering of information from the Diocese of Hamilton... [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Father Angus Smith died last Saturday and was buried yesterday at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Burlington; Our sympathy to deacon Shawn Panio, on the death of his father, Mr. John Panio; Parishioners from our various cultural Parishes and Missions gathered at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King last Sunday afternoon to mark the annual Day of Prayer for Migrants; My brief visit to Vietnam has exceeded all my expectations! [read more]

Pope Francis confirms his presence at the World Meeting of Families

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. People attending the World Meeting of Families from within the Hamilton Diocese can register... [read more]

Training in Christian Healing

In November 2001, a symposium on healing prayer was held in Rome. It was jointly organized by the Pontifical Council for the Laity and the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services office at the Vatican. The President of ICCRS asked Henri Lemay to undertake a project... [read more]

Christian Meditation

February 26th: Join us at St. Michael’s Church for an opportunity to learn and pray with the Church’s ancient tradition of Christian Meditation at 6.00 p.m. on the following dates... [read more]

No longer slaves, but brothers and sisters

Message for the 48th World Day of Peace
"At the beginning of this New Year, which we welcome as God’s gracious gift to all humanity, I offer heartfelt wishes of peace to every man and woman, to all the world’s peoples and nations, to heads of state and government..." [read more]

Dedication of the Altar of Church of Our Lady Immaculate, Guelph

On December 8th, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, the dedication of the altar took place at the Church of Our Lady Immaculate, now a Minor Basilica, during the celebration of the patronal feast following several years of structural repairs and restoration work in this magnificent Church. See photos... [read more]

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]

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]

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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Upcoming Events


Priest, Prophet, King Lenten Reflection


Synod 2015: "Lineamenta"
Focus Group, Waterloo


Synod 2015: "Lineamenta"
Focus Group, Hamilton


Rite of Election


Christian Meditation


Christian Healing


Mass of Chrism


Mass for New Catholics


Wedding Anniversary Mass 2015


World Meeting of Families 2015