Recent News and Events - October 2017
It's been 500 years since the Reformation. Bishop Crosby and Bishop Pryse of the Eastern Synod Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada have come together for prayer services to commemorate this anniversary.
Bishop Crosby and Director of Youth Ministry, Christina Mines proudly don their Dress Purple t-shirts as the Diocese of Hamilton wears purple to break the silence on child abuse.
Pope Francis addresses the youth in Canada during Salt and Light's Youth Forum.
On Wednesday, October 18th, students from the University of Guelph, McMaster University, Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Waterloo, embarked upon a Marian Pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate in Guelph.
On October 12th St. Joseph's Villa hosted it's Annual Sisters of St. Joseph of Hamilton Mission Legacy Awards.Bishop Crosby himself received an award at the event. Since his appointment to the Diocese in 2010, he has been a strong supporter of the Villa, the Sisters of St. Joseph's and The St. Joseph's Health System.
This Sunday, Salt and Light Television will be airing it's first National Youth Forum which will include 11 young people from the Diocese of Hamilton!
On Tuesday, October 3rd, St. Joseph's Hospital hosted it's 2017 Sisters of St. Joseph's Mission Legacy Awards.
On September 23rd 2017 the Diocese of Hamilton hosted it's first Symposium for Families.