Bishop Crosby's 2020 Easter Message

Bishop Crosby's 2020 Easter Message

An Easter Message from His Excellency, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI. [read more]

Decree Regarding Holy Week and the Celebration of the Paschal Triduum 2020

Decree Regarding Holy Week and the Celebration of the Paschal Triduum 2020

Please read the following decree by His Excellency, Bishop Crosby, regarding Holy Week and the Celebration of the Paschal Triduum in our parishes. [read more]

Further Directives Regarding COVID-19

Further Directives Regarding COVID-19

Chancellor Monsignor Murray J. Kroetsch, PH, VG, provides further directives regarding COVID-19 in this open letter. [read more]

Updated Directives Regarding COVID-19

Updated Directives Regarding COVID-19

In an open letter to Priests, Parishes, and the community in the Diocese of Hamilton, Bishop Crosby addresses updated directives regarding coronavirus COVID-19, including "dispensing the faithful from the obligation to participate in the Sunday Mass (c. 87), until we are again able to assemble for the Lord's Day." [read more]

A Letter from Bishop Crosby<br/><strong>Lift Up Your Hearts</strong>

A Letter from Bishop Crosby
Lift Up Your Hearts

His Excellency, Bishop Crosby, OMI, encourages us to lift up our hearts and spirits to the Lord in the face of COVID-19. [read more]

Chancery Office and Bishop Farrell Library Closure

Chancery Office and Bishop Farrell Library Closure

Due to growing concerns regarding the spread of the Coronavirus, COVID-19, in Canada, the Chancery Office of the Diocese of Hamilton as well as the Bishop Farrell Library and Archives will remain closed from March 17th until April 14th, 2020. [read more]

In Memoriam: Reverend James Malone

We regret to inform you that Reverend James (Jim) Malone, a retired Priest of the Diocese of Hamilton and most recently resident at St. Anthony Daniel Parish, Kitchener, died on April 5, 2020 at Emmanuel House Hospice in Hamilton. [read more]

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

HOPE, GRATITUDE AND SOLIDARITY is the title of A Message to Canadians from Religious Leaders in Canada in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. [read more]

Online Masses and Resources

Please see the following list for online masses available via parishes throughout the Diocese of Hamilton. [read more]

Televised Sunday Mass

Please join His Excellency Bishop Crosby for televised Sunday mass from the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King. Sundays at 11AM on Cable 14 and 1PM on CHCH. #PrayTogether #PrayForTheWorld [read more]

Pope's April Prayer Intention: Liberation from Addictions

In his prayer intention for the month of April, Pope Francis calls us to pray "that those suffering from addiction may be properly helped and accompanied." [read more]

Adult Faith Formation from the Comfort of Your Own Home

The Diocese of Hamilton has partnered with The Virtual Learning Community of Dayton University to be able to provide parishioners throughout the Diocese of Hamilton with affordable, high quality formation opportunities. [read more]

Highlights from 2020 Mass of Chrism

On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020, the Mass of Chrism was celebrated at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King in Hamilton, presided by His Excellency, Bishop Crosby, OMI. [read more]

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