For ALL volunteers and employees
In accordance with our Diocesan Policy for Responsible Pastoral Ministries, a mandatory annual meeting is required for ALL persons offering their services to a parish or the diocese. This meeting will be the occasion to review the requirements of our policy and allow for an open discussion of the impact our policy has had over the past year.
Here are the dates :
Starting March 1st, 2017 (Ash Wednesday) and for the entire Lenten season a daily mass will be held at 12:10pm at the Sacred Heart Cathedral located at 123 St. Andrew Street in Bathurst.
Here is the schedule :
• Monday : Célébration en français
• Tuesday : English celebration
• Wednesday : Célébration en français
• Thursday : English celebration
• Friday : Célébration en français
Blessed Lenten Season to all!
Here is the schedule for Ash Wednesday (Wed. March 1st, 2017) English celebrations in our Diocese
Campbellton (St. Thomas Aquinas) : 11:00am
Belledune (St. Gabriel, the Archangel) : 7:00pm
Dalhousie (St. John, Bosco) : 7:00pm
Bathurst (Holy Family) : 7:00pm
Throughout the world, dioceses will commemorate the ending of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy on November 13th. These commemorations will then be followed by the official ending of the Jubilee in Rome on November 20th.
Parishioners will be able to pass the Holy Door of Mercy at the Cathedral for the last time during mass celebrations of November 12th and 13th. Our Bishop, his Excellency Daniel Jodoin will close the Holy Door after the 11 o’clock mass on Sunday, November 13th
The Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has published new instructions regarding burials and the conservation of ashes.
The first pastoral unit of the Diocese to undertake the creation of its new parish was in the Lamèque area.
You may look through the photo gallery of the inauguration celebration for the new Saint-Pierre parish as well as the photo galleries of Bishop Jodoin's pastoral visit of the surrounding communities by following the links below :