Diocese Newsletter - February 4th, 2020

From the Bishop's Office

On Tuesday, February 4th the Diocese will welcome three missionary priests of the Rogationists of the Heart of Jesus Congregation from Congo, Cameroun and Rwanda; Father Blaise Wito Mwaruro, Father Jean-Pierre Ntabwoba and Father Étienne Rames Same.
Their mission will consist of serving the Marie-l’Immaculée parish through their ministry and will also be requested to assist in other Christian communities of the Acadian Peninsula from time to time. The Christian community of Ste-Marguerite-Bourgeoys in Saint-Léolin will welcome the priests at their rectory this week. We welcome them to our Diocese.
Thursday, February 20th, 2020 will be held the meeting of the Diocese Council on Economic Affairs. If you have any requests for the Bishop, please send them before this date. 
News of our priests
Birthdays in the month of February :

  • Father Lévi Arseneau
  • Father Damian Nwachukwu
  • Father Émile Godin
  • Father Keith Goldrup
  • Father Patrick McGraw 

News of our religious orders
No news
In our parishes…  On our bulletins
Ressource Triduum (in French) with Fr. Delvida Leblanc :
Evening of Wednesday, Feb. 12th / From 9am to 9pm Thursday, Feb. 13th / Morning of Friday, Feb. 14th, 
at the Famille Myriam-de-la-Paix,  1000 rue des Chalets, Sheila. 

« À l’école de la maîtrise de l’émotivité :
Un secret d’amour entre Jésus et moi. » 
(At the mastery school of emotions : A secret of love between Jesus and me)

Everyone brings their own lunch, soup and beverages are available. Supper is provided. Donations are welcome. Register at 395-4455.
Join the "For our common home" Development and Peace campaign  to learn more about the important role the Amazon holds for the whole planet, and learn the importance of preserving this tropical forest. Let us stand united with all those who protect the Amazon. The future of the Amazon is the future of all! You are invited to participate in an informative training session that will be held in the basement of the Sacred Heart Cathedral at 1:30pm of February 9th, 2020
Trip to Sainte-Anne de Beaupré, Quebec from  July 2nd to July 5th, 2020.  Information :  395-9134, 395-5196 or 395-3671.  Welcome all !