Recent News and Events - July 2016

Elizabeth Reitzel

Jul282016

Elizabeth Reitzel

Our Diocese of Hamilton Student Awards begin with Elizabeth Reitzel from Resurrection Catholic Secondary School, Kitchener. Elizabeth Reitzel is an extraordinary young woman who lives out her Faith in her daily practice. Her gentle compassion for others, and her integrity as a hard working Catholic Student is a bright light...


Diocese of Hamilton Award: Luis Juarez

Jul212016

Diocese of Hamilton Award: Luis Juarez

The Diocese of Hamilton award is presented to a graduating student who has attained high academic proficiency, and who exemplifies Catholic leadership qualities, Christian values, and a commitment to service in the community. Luis Juarez, from St. Jerome's University, has been described...


World Youth Day: Our Pilgrims Travel to Kraków

Jul192016

World Youth Day: Our Pilgrims Travel to Kraków

On July 20th, 83 pilgrims will embark on a journey to Poland to partake in World Youth Day 2016! We will be praying for a safe journey for our pilgrims. This adventure has been over two years in the making and involves young adults from across our Diocese. Stay tuned to their blog, Disciples on a Journey!


Public Events: Summer School for Liturgical Musicians and Parish Initiation Leaders

Jul142016

Public Events: Summer School for Liturgical Musicians and Parish Initiation Leaders

We invite you to join in the following events of the Summer School for Liturgical Musicians and Parish Initiation Leaders – July 17, 18 and 19, with facilitators/keynotes speakers Dr. Jerry Galipeau and Janet Loo.


Heritage Award from the City of Hamilton

Jul052016

Heritage Award from the City of Hamilton

The Diocese of Hamilton has been recognized by the City of Hamilton and Hamilton Municipal Heritage Committee as a recipient of the 2016 Heritage Award for the restoration of the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King...


Statement from Bishop Crosby on Passage of Bill C-14

Jul042016

Statement from Bishop Crosby on Passage of Bill C-14

Most Reverend Bishop Douglas Crosby, President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, has released a statement on the approval of Bill C-14 legalizing euthanasia and assisted suicide. Click here to read the statement in English, and click here to read it in French.