Heart to Heart - December 2012

Bishop Crosby's weekly letter to clergy and parishioners in the Diocese.

Dec212012
Father Frank Ruetz, C.R. died on Sunday morning. He dedicated his life to Catholic Education and continued to serve until his death. “We Pray For God’s Gift of Healing and Reconciliation in Newtown and its surrounding communities. We pray also that the people of our two nations discover a rebirth of love and a renewed appreciation for the gift and value of each human life and every human family. “The Father Kyran Kennedy Catholic Education Centre” is the new name of the central administration building of the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board.

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Dec142012
Monsignor Aleksander Mierzwinski, former pastor of the Polish Congregation of St. Gabriel Parish, Burlington, died this week in Poland, Father Aleksander Mazur, SAC, current Pastor of St. Gabriel Parish, became a Canadian Citizen on December 11th, the staff of the Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Hamilton celebrates the season tonight with a festive dinner at the Grand Olympia.

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Dec072012
The Messiah Season is upon us once again!, Our Lady of Vitenam Parish is being relocated to Holy Family Church, The Annual Immigration (Multicultural) Mass will be celebrated this Sunday.

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