The Diocese of Bathurst is a French Catholic Diocese in Northeastern New Brunswick serving 12 parishes comprised of 51 Christian communities, of which 8 are english-speaking.
From the Bishop's Office 

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 14:14

You will find in attachment a letter pertaining to medical assistance in dying prepared by the Atlantic Episcopal Assembly on January 25, 2018 .

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 11:52

Here is the letter written by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops in response to the changes in admissibility criteria for the "Canada Summer Jobs" Program published on the Employment and Social Develeopment Canada website in December.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 13:06

Visit the Diocesan Gift Shop located at 645 Murray Avenue in Bathurst for your Christmas shopping needs.

You would like to offer a heartfelt gift to your loved ones...
The gift shop has a wide variety of reasonably priced religious items for all occasions!

Gift ideas for all ages!

Our hours of operation are from Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 09:04


The boutique of religious items
located at the bishop’s residence
645 Murray Avenue in Bathurst
will be closed from
Monday Aug. 7 to Friday Aug. 18 inclusively.

Thank You for your understanding.

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 14:02

to Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage (Caraquet)

 Please note that all masses and activities are held in French.

As in previous years, there will be a Novena to St. Anne from July 17th to the 26th.

Preacher : Msgr Jean-Yves Molinas, newly appointed rector of the Ste-Anne-du-Bocage Shrine

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 16:10

Date : July 2nd
Time : 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Place : Patio of the Sacred Heart Cathedral rectory in Bathurst
Cost : Free!

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:14

When: Sunday July 2nd 
Schedule :

11:00am : Opening Mass

12 noon : Lunch outside (meat pie, salad, dessert, and beverage)

1 noon to 9:00om : Booths are open (Great prizes to be won!)

***Games, Cantine,Bingo***

1:00pm to 7:00pm : Bingo under the big tent

1:30pm to 8:00pm : Restaurant open (Offering hotdogs and hamburgers)

4:30pm to 6:00pm : Supper (hot beef meal with dessert of homemade pastries)

7:00pm : BIG Bingo games for 1000$

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 09:43

To celebrate Saint Anne's Day, the Saint Anne's parish in Listugui, Quebec will be organising a novena as well as several masses. During these celebrations, there will also be dinners, games for children, and the religious gift shop will be open.

Here is the celebration schedule (Please note that all celebrations are on New Brunswick time) :

Novena in honour of Saint Anne
Every evening from July 17th to the 25th, 2017 
(bilingual celebrations)