Appointment of Auxiliary Bishop for the Diocese of Hamilton

Appointment of Auxiliary Bishop for the Diocese of Hamilton

His Grace, Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, Apostolic Nuncio to Canada, has announced that Reverend Father Wayne Lawrence Lobsinger has been appointed Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Hamilton by His Holiness, Pope Francis. The episcopal ordination is expected to take place at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, in early February 2021. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

THE HOLY FATHER, POPE FRANCIS, has graciously granted Papal Honours to a Priest and several parishioners in the Diocese of Hamilton. The honours will be conferred on the recipients at a celebration to take place at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King on January 3, 2021, Feast of the Epiphany. COVID-19 protocols will be in effect... [read more]

Update on COVID-19 Protocols:<br/>A Letter from Bishop Crosby

Update on COVID-19 Protocols:
A Letter from Bishop Crosby

A letter to Parishioners from Bishop Crosby released on October 7, 2020. "Given the recent rise in numbers of those who have recently contracted the COVID-19 Virus, and what appears to be the beginning of a second wave of infections, it is opportune to remind everyone of the protocols in force in our churches in the Diocese of Hamilton..." [read more]

Answering the Call to Priesthood:
Episode 2

The new series hosted by Father Michael King, Director of Vocations and Priestly Formation at the Diocese of Hamilton, continues! In this episode, Father King sits down with one of the Diocese of Hamilton's newly ordained priests, Father Paul Edmondstone. [read more]

Coping With the Holidays: Online Session

Have you lost a loved one and find yourself struggling with the thought of the upcoming Christmas season? Are you trying to figure out how you can cope? The Family Ministry Office is holding a one-hour Zoom session on Monday, November 30th at 7:00 PM, offering reflection and practical strategies for coping at Christmas. [read more]

National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples

The National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples is celebrated on December 12, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas. We invite you to read the message and prayer released by the CCCB Indigenous Council. [read more]

Pope's November Prayer Intention: Artificial Intelligence

In his prayer intention for the month of November, Pope Francis calls us to "pray that the progress of robotics and artificial intelligence may always serve humankind." [read more]

2020 Additional Clergy Appointments

The Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, OMI, Bishop of Hamilton, announces the following clergy appointments. Please pray for God's blessing upon these new appointments. [read more]

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