Diocese Newsletter - May 7, 2019

From the Bishop's Office
From April 25 to May 3,  Father Vetea Bessert, rector of the Grand Séminaire de Tahiti, in the Diocese of Papeete, came to our diocese to visit his seminarian who has been with us since last summer. 
Wednesday, May 1, Msgr Jodoin hosted a fraternal gathering for members of the Famille Myriam Beth’léhem at the Bishop's Residence. We welcome the new team. 
This week, from Monday, May 6 to Friday, May 10 the 2019 francophone inter-diocesan priests' retreat is underway at the Edmundston Diocesan Center. Let us keep them in our prayers. 

Universal prayer intention for the week of May 13 and 14 2019
For Christian communities concerned with the future of the ordained and the religious ministries, that by following the example of The Good Shepherd, through fraternal bonds and prayers, they may encite women and men to respond positively to the call of the Lord.  

In our parishes…
Feast of Pentecost:  On the 9th of June, at the cathedral of Bathurst, a bilingual service will be celebrated, from 2 pm to 4 pm followed by a light lunch. 
Father Anthony of Lamèque will be the animator. Everyone is welcomed.