The Diocese of Bathurst is a French Catholic Diocese in Northeastern New Brunswick serving 12 parishes comprised of 53 Christian communities, of which 8 are english-speaking.
From the Bishop's Office 

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 16:17

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!

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 09:48

Here is the schedule for Ash Wednesday (Wed. March 1st, 2017) English celebrations in our Diocese

Restigouche region

Campbellton (St. Thomas Aquinas) : 11:00am
Belledune (St. Gabriel, the Archangel) : 7:00pm
Dalhousie (St. John, Bosco) : 7:00pm

Chaleur Region

Bathurst (Holy Family) : 7:00pm

Friday, November 25, 2016 - 16:28


Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 10:06

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

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 13:34

The Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has published new instructions regarding burials and the conservation of ashes.

Friday, July 15, 2016 - 13:08

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 :

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 11:28

Novena to Saint Anne

from July 17th to the 26th
 Please note that all masses and activities are held in French


Mr. Réjean Bernier, a lay member and family man who has worked fifteen years at the Saint Anne de Beaupré Shrine.

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:45

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 celebrations schedule (Please note that all celebrations are on New Brunswick time)