It is with great pleasure that we invite you to listen to the Novena to the Good Saint Anne broadcast on CKLE-CJVA 94.1 FM from July 17 to 26 and also on social networks ( Internet). Pandemic requires, the virtual novena will be transmitted from the Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens church in Caraquet and not from the Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage site.
This year, certain parish priests or administrators of the parishes of the diocese will preside over the celebrations of the novena and will preach the evening entrusted to them. It is a first in the annals of the sanctuary that we will not be able to celebrate in the historic chapel due to the instructions issued by the Ministry of Public Health and the Government of NB It is also a first that there will not be of appointed preacher for the novena.
The virtual novena will start each evening with the rosary at 7:30 p.m. and will be followed by mass at 8 p.m. Everything will be broadcast live on the diocese's Facebook page. Please note that broadcasting on CKLE-CJVA 94.1 FM will start at 8 p.m. only.
Here is the schedule for this year's novena :
- Friday, July 17th : Father Régent Landry and the Rogationists priests
- Saturday, July 18th : Father Patrick McGraw
- Sunday, July 19th : Father Maurice L. Frenette
- Monday, July 20th : Father Marcel Lagacé
- Tuesday, July 21st : Father Jean-Marc Guérette
- Wednesday, July 22nd : Father Serge Comeau
- Thursday, July 23rd : Father David Ferguson
- Friday, July 24th : Father Anthony Onwubuariri and Father Eymard Duguay (Homely)
- Saturday, July 25th : Father Patrick McGraw
- Sunday, July 26t
Sunday, July 26, Feast of Saint Anne, Mass will be presided over by our bishop from 10 a.m. in the church of Caraquet.
Confessions will take place during the novena from 6.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. every evening except Saturdays July 18 and 25, 2020.
We hope that you will be with us in order to live the novena to the good Saint Anne in another way.
Since mid-June, on the site of the Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage Sanctuary, to meet the great demand of people, the board of directors has set up a prayer corner on the site with the statue of Ste-Anne, a boutique of pity objects and lanterns is available from Wednesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can come walk, meditate, pray on the site without any danger. Everything has been put in place from a safety and hygienic point of view.
We thank you in advance for your support and understanding.
Father Régent Landry, v.g., Administrator of the Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage Shrine