Recent News and Events - September 2015

Welcome to Mr. Raed Abdulmaseeh and Family

Sep282015

Welcome to Mr. Raed Abdulmaseeh and Family

The Office for Refugees of the Diocese of Hamilton recently had the pleasure of welcoming to the Chancery office the family of Mr. Raed Abdulmaseeh. The Abdulmaseeh family were privately sponsored to Canada through the Blended Visa Office Referred (BVOR) Program.


Planetary Pope with Father John McCarthy

Sep252015

Planetary Pope with Father John McCarthy

Please join us on SUNDAY OCTOBER 4th at 7:00pm at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for Evening Prayer with Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI followed by a talk by internationally renowned speaker Father John McCarthy on the topic of Planetary Pope: The Ecology Encyclical of Pope Francis.


Follow the Papal Visit

Sep232015

Follow the Papal Visit

Don't miss a minute of the Papal visit! We are able to provide live streaming coverage of all events of the Holy Father's visit to the United States this week!


Diocesan Parish Secretaries Day of Reflection

Sep232015

Diocesan Parish Secretaries Day of Reflection

On Wednesday September 16, the Office of Discipleship & Parish Life was pleased to host the second annual Diocesan Parish Secretaries Day of Reflection at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King.


The Red Mass

Sep222015

The Red Mass

The Most Reverend Bishop Douglas Crosby, O.M.I., Bishop of Hamilton, welcomed the St. Thomas More Lawyers’ Guild to the Annual Red Mass, celebrated at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King in Hamilton, Ontario, on September 8, 2015.


Bishops of Canada Endorse and Support Joint Fundraising Campaign for Syrian Refugees

Sep182015

Bishops of Canada Endorse and Support Joint Fundraising Campaign for Syrian Refugees

The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) has endorsed a joint fundraising campaign aimed at involving all the Church in Canada in order to assist Syrian refugees seeking shelter and protection in the Middle East and parts of Europe.


Assisted Suicide

Sep082015

Assisted Suicide

His Excellency, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, issued a Pastoral Letter on Assisted Suicide on September 3, 2015. He encourages everyone to take part in the Government Consultation to provide our Catholic perspective.