Recent News and Events - September 2016
Bishop Douglas Crosby will celebrate Mass on Thanksgiving Day – Monday, October 10th – at 10:00 a.m. in the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, Hamilton. All are welcome to attend!
On September 15th, 2016, an Evening of Prayer and Lecture was held at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King to commemorate the arrival of the first volume of The Saint John's Bible, Gospels and Acts. Evening Prayer was celebrated with Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, with wonderful music...
In this Year of Mercy, we strive to become "merciful like the Father." This video, released by Vocation Culture, highlights a variety of activities, challenges, and insights that the Year of Mercy has drawn to our attention to in the Diocese of Hamilton. To watch, click
Congratulations to Father David Reilander, a priest from Hamilton diocese and recently from Whitehorse diocese, who has been appointed president of Catholic Missions In Canada (CMIC), an organization serving the Canadian home missions, effective September 1, 2016.
The annual Red Mass was held on September 7th, 2016, at St. Mary's Pro-Cathedral. Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, celebrated the Mass and was assisted by Bishop Daniel Miehm, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, and Father Michael King, homilist and Diocesan Director of Vocations and Formation...
All are invited to celebrate the arrival of Gospels and Acts, the first of 7 volumes of The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition. Join us on September 15th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King for Evening Prayer followed by a Lecture with Jim Triggs, Executive Director of The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Program at St. John’s College, Collegeville.
We regret to inform you that Reverend Neil Haight, OMI, died on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Please pray that Reverend Neil Haight, OMI may rest in the peace of Christ and that his family, Religious Community and friends may be consoled in their faith in Christ.
St. Jerome’s University looks forward to welcoming you to their campus for this year’s Diocesan Mass, being held on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016. Bishop Douglas Crosby will celebrate Mass at 5:00pm at the Notre Dame Chapel.