October 2011

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Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace on Global Economic Reform

(2011-10-25) The document released today by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, titled "Towards Reforming the International Financial and Monetary Systems in the Context of Global Public Authority," hopes to "benefit World Leaders and All People of Good Will"

In Memoriam

Called Home to the Father : Fr. Jean-Marie Bonneau

(2011-10-24) Fr. Jean-Marie Bonneau passed away October 23, 2011, at age 68. See details.

Youth Choir Famille Marie-Jeunesse

St. Brother André: A Year Already!

(2011-10-20) A commemorative celebration for the first anniversary of the canonization of St. Brother André took place last Sunday at the Oratory.

Most Reverend Richard Smith

New president at the CCCB

(2011-10-20) Gathered in Cornwall for its plenary assembly, the Conference of Canadian Catholic Bishops has chosen the Archbishop of Edmonton as its new president.

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Year of Faith promoting New Evangelization

(2011-10-17) Pope Benedict XVI issued an Apostolic Letter “Porta Fidei” to announce that the Universal Church will observe a Year for the Faith, starting in October 2012.

Growing in Faith

"Growing in Faith” FEC 2011

(2011-10-14) An event that makes it easy to understand how the Catholic faith can be lived vibrantly in daily life in the midst of real circumstances and celebrates that being a follower of Christ is exciting and inspiring.

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CRC: New director and new website

(2011-10-12) The Canadian Religious Conference introduced two new elements to its operations this fall: a new executive director and a new website.

Archbishop Paul-André Durocher

New archbishop of Gatineau

(2011-10-12) Pope Benedict XVI has appointed the Most Reverend Paul-André Durocher archbishop of Gatineau, in replacement of the Most Reverend Roger Ébacher. At the time of his appointment, Durocher was Bishop of Alexandria-Cornwall.

Innovative housing project at Square Angus

Innovative housing project at Square Angus

(2011-10-06) The Montreal Archdiocese, the Grey Nuns of Montreal and Real Estate investor “Investissement Immobilier CCSM Ltée” are starting a new housing project for retired sisters, priests and lay people.