Recent News and Events - September 2020

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart
Sep252020

Bishop Crosby's Heart to Heart

THE 106TH WORLD DAY OF MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES will be celebrated this Sunday, September 27th. This year's theme is Forced Like Jesus Christ To Flee! Pope Francis encourages us to reflect on the community of internally displaced peoples across the globe - those who have been forcibly displaced within the borders of their country of citizenship...


Blessings in the Midst of Trial<br/>Volume 7
Sep232020

Blessings in the Midst of Trial
Volume 7

The youth ministry at St. Augustine's in Dundas didn't shut down during the pandemic. It invited the parish to "Do Something Good" in the community. "Do Good" is one of the parish's youth ministry mottos and supports its "Youth With Purpose" and "Youth in Action" movements. One of those projects was to create and send "Joy Cards" to the residents and staff at St. Joseph's Villa in Dundas...


Bishop Crosby's 2020 Back to School Message
Sep082020

Bishop Crosby's 2020 Back to School Message

With the anxiety many are feeling as we head back into the school year, Bishop Crosby offers a prayer and his blessings for a safe return to school.


Diocese of Hamilton Student Award: Autumn Colwell
Sep072020

Diocese of Hamilton Student Award: Autumn Colwell

Our final recipient of the Diocese of Hamilton Student Award is Autumn Colwell from Sacred Heart High School in Walkerton.


Pope's September Prayer Intention: Respect for the Planet's Resources
Sep022020

Pope's September Prayer Intention: Respect for the Planet's Resources

In his prayer intention for the month of September, Pope Francis calls us to "pray that the planet's resources will not be plundered, but shared in a just and respectful manner. No to plundering; yes to sharing."


Message of the Holy Father Francis for the Fourth World Day of Prayer for Creation
Sep022020

Message of the Holy Father Francis for the Fourth World Day of Prayer for Creation

"Each year...the first day of September is celebrated by the Christian family as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation and the beginning of the Season of Creation...During this period, Christians worldwide renew their faith in the God of creation and join in prayer and work for the care of our common home."