Faith In Action — September 2015
In our parishes, schools and Catholic organizations, people are doing acts of charity, justice and peace; all part of the Faith that we profess. This section of our website is intended to recognize those acts and inspire us all. Check back often, and join in the celebration of our Faith – alive in our communities!
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops released a powerful statement on assisted suicide at the conclusion of their meetings on Friday, September 18, 2015. Read it hereâ€¦
The Priests, Consecrated Religious and Lay Faithful of Hamilton Diocese congratulate His Excellency Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, on his election as President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops. We assure you of our prayerful support as you take on this new responsibility in the Church in Canada.
His Excellency, Bishop Crosby, has called Paul Edmondstone, Robin Mendonca, Francisco Sordo, Hayden Starczala and Pawel Stankiewicz to the Order of Deacons! All are welcome on Thursday, June 20th at 7:00PM at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for the celebration. Please pray for these candidates as they prepare for their Diaconate and continue their preparations for the Priesthood next year.
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) celebrates the National Week for Life and Family this week, May 14 â€“ 21, 2017. The theme of the week is, â€œLove Grows by Givingâ€
Catholic Education week begins on April 30th. This year's theme is Walking Forward Together. Watch Bishop Crosby's message and read more about what our school boards are doing to celebrate this week!