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Liturgy Office

The Liturgy Office works closely with the Bishop of Hamilton to ensure that all liturgical rites that take place in Parishes and other institutions within the Diocese are celebrated in accord with the approved liturgical books and in a manner which fosters full, conscious and active participation. The Chancery Office staff coordinates all diocesan liturgical celebrations, provides formation opportunities for all liturgical ministers in the Diocese, and serves the parishes in a consultative capacity. 

Upcoming Events

January 18, 2018

January 21, 2018

February 8, 2018

February 11, 2018

February 18, 2018

March 2 - March 3, 2018

June 9, 2018

June 9, 2018

Diocesan-wide RCIA Meeting
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Waterdown

2018 Multicultural Mass
Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, Hamilton

Children's Liturgy of the Word Workshop
St. Luke Parish, Hamilton

Rite of Election

Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate, Guelph

Rite of Election
Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, Hamilton

Annual Musicians' Retreat
St. Joseph Parish, Fergus

Ministers of Holy Communion Reflection Day
St. Ann Parish, Ancaster

Ministers of the Word Reflection Day
St. Ann Parish, Ancaster


"Celebrating Funerals in the Presence of Cremated Remains: Clarification following re-print of Order of Christian Funerals"