Recent News and Events - January 2015

St. Martin’s Manor celebrated 60 years

Jan292015

St. Martin’s Manor celebrated 60 years

Young mothers at St. Martin’s Manor present a reading of a poem to those gathered at the celebration. It was a heart-felt affirmation of their commitment to their children and themselves to be loving and supportive parents. Learn more about St. Martin's Manor...


Investiture of Monsignors

Jan282015

Investiture of Monsignors

On Sunday June 29th, 2014 the Diocese celebrated the Investiture of Monsignors for Father Rogers Formosi, Father Daniel Hinsperger, Father Raymond Modeski and Father Earl Talbot. The newly named Monsignors received their Parchments from Pope Francis honouring them as Chaplains of His Holiness.


World Meeting of Families, Philadelphia

Jan282015

World Meeting of Families, Philadelphia

Pope Francis will offer Mass on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Arts on Sunday, September 27. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops anticipates that 1 – 2 million people will be present. People attending the World Meeting of Families from within the Hamilton Diocese can register...


Synod of Bishops on the Family

Jan282015

Synod of Bishops on the Family

The Synod was a preparatory session bringing together Presidents of national Bishops' conferences, heads of Eastern Catholic Churches, and Vatican officials ahead of a larger Synod of Bishops to take place in 2015. Participants included a dozen or more voting members named...


Hamilton and Port-au-Prince: Two Churches in Partnership

Jan282015

Hamilton and Port-au-Prince: Two Churches in Partnership

Fr. William Trusz from Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Stoney Creek, Ontario hosts a weekly program on Radio Teopoli, AM 530 in Toronto and online every Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. In November, Fr. Bill interviewed His Excellency, Auxiliary Bishop Miehm...


Synod 2015 Questionnaire

Jan272015

Synod 2015 Questionnaire

Pope Francis has called a Synod of Marriage and Family to be held in October of 2015 which is to include Bishops from around the world. The Bishops have been asked to provide input on the Lineamenta, the "working document". You are invited to participate in the gathering of information from the Diocese of Hamilton...


Christian Healing Training

Jan152015

Christian Healing Training

In November 2001, a symposium on healing prayer was held in Rome. It was jointly organized by the Pontifical Council for the Laity and the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services office at the Vatican. The President of ICCRS asked Henri Lemay to undertake a project...


Multicultural Mass

Jan132015

Multicultural Mass

The many and diverse Parishes of our Diocese are invited to gather at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for Sunday, January 18th at 1 p.m. to celebrate the Multicultural Mass. This special Mass highlights the many contributions and overall enrichment...


Christian Meditation

Jan072015

Christian Meditation

February 26th: Join us at St. Michael’s Church for an opportunity to learn and pray with the Church’s ancient tradition of Christian Meditation at 6.00 p.m. on the following dates...