Faith In Action — 2016
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!
We regret to inform you that Reverend Clair Girodat, CR, died, Friday, November 18, 2016. Please pray that Reverend Clair Girodat, CR may rest in the peace of Christ and that his family and Religious Community may be consoled in their faith in Christ.
The second volume of the Saint John's Bible, Prophets, arrives on Sunday December 11th, 2016. Join us at the Cathedral for Advent Lessons and Carols to celebrate.
With sadness and concern, Canadians have seen coverage of the wildfires in Fort McMurray and surrounding areas in Alberta. Moved with compassion and concern, many are responding in prayer and generosity to help those affected by this tragedy. The Diocese of Hamilton is encouraging the faithful to respond in these ways...
"Easter calls us to look for life among the living with grateful and joyful hearts. Easter calls us to move beyond the tomb and share the good news of the Resurrection with one another..." We invite you to read and watch Bishop Crosby's Easter Message for this year!
Join us for a day of reflection and renewal in this Year of Mercy on Sunday, April 24th. Guest speaker Michael Chiasson will speak on Making a Change in the Year of Mercy at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King. Click here for more information about the event.
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!