Heart to Heart - December 2014

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

Dec192014
As we approach the Christmas Season, I thank the Priests, Deacons, Lay Pastoral Associates, and Parish ministers (Music, Word, Extraordinary Communion Ministers, Hospitality (Ushers), Sacristans, Environment, and Maintenance) for the extra time, energy, and effort you put into the Christmas and New Year’s liturgical celebrations!

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Dec122014
Father Art Scidmore suffered a heart attack while celebrating Mass at St. Augustine's Parish in Dundas, we offer our prayers for his recovery. Father Ted Hughes will be formally installed as Pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Waterloo. Our Office for Immigration and Refugees reports that in 2014, 31 families...

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Dec052014
The Apostolic Letter of Pope Francis on the occasion of the Year of Consecrated Life was published on November 21, 2014, just as the special “year” began... Congratulations to Reverend Mr. Tom Vert, who serves as Permanent Deacon at Corpus Christi Parish in Hamilton... Father Adrian Lee: "When we met over lunch in Rome..."

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