2021 Chrism Mass

This year's Chrism Mass, presided by Mgr Jodoin at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Bathurst yesterday, Tuesday, March 30th at 7pm, was broadcasted live on the Diocese of Bathurst Facebook page (@DiocesedeBathurst).

In addition to blessing and consecrating the Holy oils, Mgr Jodoin commemmorated the priests who will celebrate jubily priestly anniversaries this year : 

  • Father Claude Pinet, 45 years
  • Father Yvon Doiron, 40 years
  • Father Marcel Lagacé, 25 years
  • Father Jean Pierre Ntabwoba, RCJ, 10 years
  • Father Anthony Onwubuariri, SMMM, 5 years

Mgr Jodoin also took the time to official welcome and offer a special blessing to Father Jean Pierre Ntabwoba, RCJ, Father Blaise Wito, RCJ, and Father Étienne Ramsès Same, RCJ, the three priests from the Rogationnists of the Heart of Jesus order who have been working within our Diocese since last year. 

You may now visualize the video of the Diocese of Bathurst - 2021 Chrism Mass

Thank You to Father David Ferguson for recording and broadcasting the Chrism Mass on our Facebook page.