Recent News and Events - May 2015

March for Life 2015

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March for Life 2015

On Thursday, May 14th close to 25,000 people gathered in Ottawa on Parliament Hill to support life and protest the lack of laws against abortion in Canada. Amongst those gathered were hundreds from the Hamilton Diocese, including students from several of our Catholic schools boards...


Photos: The Sounds of Joy

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Photos: The Sounds of Joy

High-school students from across the Diocese of Hamilton gathered at the Hamilton Convention Centre on May 26, 2015 to share their talents with the greater community in the first annual talent show "Sounds of Joy". This year's celebration was hosted and organized by the Hamilton Wentworth Catholic School Board. See photos from the event!


Theology on Tap

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Theology on Tap

May 28th: Topic: "A Recipe for Faith, Choosing and Using the Best Ingredients" with Anne Jamieson, Director of the Hamilton Diocese Catechesis Office. Theology on Tap is an opportunity for attendees to explore issues and topics that relate to the Catholic faith in a fun and casual environment...


Wake up the World: Young Adult Rally

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Wake up the World: Young Adult Rally

Story & photos: Many young people from across Hamilton Diocese gathered at Mount Mary Immaculate in Ancaster on Sunday, May 3, for this rally on the Year of Consecrated Life. They were joined by religious, priests, sisters and brothers who serve in many different apostolates...


National Week of Life and Family

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National Week of Life and Family

Each year the Church in Canada designates one week as a special time for prayer and reflection on life and the family. In light of the recent judgment of the Supreme Court of Canada relative to the issue of assisted suicide, it is appropriate that we turn our attention to the call of the family to draw near to the dying...


Catholic Education Week<br /><strong>May 3rd - 8th, 2015</strong>

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Catholic Education Week
May 3rd - 8th, 2015

‘Exploring’ means setting out to find something new. You can explore by going out to new places or you can explore by taking a fresh look at something you have known for a long time. When you explore your minds and hearts must be open to listen and see and discover...


The Sounds of Joy

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The Sounds of Joy

Tuesday, May 26th:
The Diocese of Hamilton presents the Sounds of Joy: Celebrating the Talent In Our Catholic Schools


Annual Musicians Retreat

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Annual Musicians Retreat

May 9th: St. Francis of Assisi, St. Ignatius of Loyola and the Jesuits have profoundly influenced our Holy Father, Pope Francis, and his leadership of the Church. This retreat for musicians will explore...