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, November 27, 2015 - 10:37
There will be an Advent Retreat preached at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Bathurst each Sunday of Advent (Nov. 29Th, Dec 6th, Dec 13th and Dec 20th ) at 7:00 pm by Fr. Keith Goldrup.
Everyone is invited to join us in preparation of the Holy Year of Mercy and Christmas!


We welcome you to come and
receive some comfort and joy!

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 10:47

Please note that the meetings scheduled for today, Monday November 23rd, have been postponed due to weather conditions.

Today's meetings have been rescheduled as follows :

Monday, November 30th, at 6:30pm at the Holy Family Church in Bathurst (English)
Thursday, December 3rd, at 7:00pm at the St-Isidore Church in Saint-Isidore (French)

The Diocesan Policy team thanks you for your understanding!

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 10:13

There will be an evening of entertainment with a Fun Auction held in the Holy Family Church hall on Saturday, December 5th. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The price of admission is only $5.00 with all proceeds to support the Holy Family Church.

Great items up for auction such as Titan Hockey tickets, homemade crafts, Christmas center pieces and much more!

Entertainment by: Stacy Hickey-Buraglia, Father David Ferguson, Gabriella Buraglia, Regan Riordon and Deborah Lafolley. 


Friday, October 30, 2015 - 12:26

The diocesan policy committee convenes ALL persons offering services to a parish or to the diocese to an important meeting. The objective of this meeting will be to present the policy and explain the changes that have been made. Here are the scheduled dates:

Monday, October 26, 2015 - 09:26

All Choir Directors and choir members are invited to attend an Advent Music Workshop on Friday, November 13that St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Campbellton starting at 9:00 am until 12 Noon.

Facilitators will be Fr. Keith Goldrup and Grace Lawlor.

All are encourage to attend as we prepare for this Advent Season. 

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 12:49

With the summer months comes nice weather and an chance to celebrate our Faith outdoors surrounded by God's creation. There will be two (2) mass celebrations of the sort for the Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit this summer. The Saint Gabriel the Archangel parish of Belledune and the Saint Joseph parish of Nash Creek will both be celebrating outdoor cemetary mass celebrations this summer. Father Keith Goldrup will be presiding both celebrations.  Parishioners are invited to bring their own chairs for seating.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 14:07

The 69th Annual Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette Parish Picnic will be held in Sheil from September 5th to the 7th.

Games and activities for all ages in a fun atmosphere with various musical acts : Cantine, games, bingo, bazaar tables, children's rides and much more. A wonderful way to spend some family time before the beginning of the school year. 

Welcome one and all!

Events calendar :

Saturday, September 5th
8:00pm : Bingo at the Scout's Hall

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 11:53

Please note : All celebrations will be held in French.

Novena to Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage From July 17th to the 26th

Father Daniel Berniquez from the Ottawa region
"Disciple-Missionnaire, toi et moi..."(Missionary Disciple, you and me...)

Celebration schedules :