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 

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 14:21

During this Easter season, a time of joy and celebration, our Bishop, Msgr Daniel Jodoin, has writen a postoral letter addressed to the faithful of the Diocese which can be consulted below. 

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 14:06

At 3 :00 PM on April 8th, Saint-Francis of Assisi parish will be celebrating the Feast of Divine Mercy at Saint George church, 4321 Route 11, Covedell, NB with a Holy Hour that will consist of the Liturgy of the Word, a homily, silent Adoration, the chaplet of Mercy and the praises to the Divine Mercy.  Private confessions will be available a half hour prior to the ceremony. 

Come celebrate God’s Mercy with us. 

A fricot, (chicken stew), will be served at the parish hall following the celebration.

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!