Diocese Newsletter - November 19, 2019

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Schedule - Sainte-Anne-de-Bocage shrine

Until Christmas
• Mass and Adoration at the shrine
     Mass at 10am : Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays
     Rosary and Adoration from 7pm to 8 pm : Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays

During the winter months
• Thursdays at the rectory in Bas-Caraquet

     Mass at 3pm followed by Adoration until 5pm
• Saturdays at the Saint-Joachim church in Bertrand
     Mass at 11am (followed by a shared meal for those interested) 

The Diocesan Youth Ministry  organised a meet with young Catholics of the Shippagan campus of the Université de Moncton on Saturday the 16th of november. The next meet (Sharing and Praying) will be held on December 14th
Benefit Concert - The choir of the Saint-Augustin Christian Community of Paquetville, in partnership with the choirs of the other Christian Communities of the Marie-L'Immaculée parish are preparing a Christmas Concert which will also include special guest apperances. The concert will be held in the Paquetville church on Friday, December 13th at 7pm. Tickets will be sold at the door at a cost of 13$ each. Details will be shared as they become available. Contact person, Mildred Pinet.
Tropical Rallye  in the basement of the Pokemouche church, Friday, November 29th. Team registration will be from 7pm to 8pm at a cost of 5$ per person (4 to 6 people per team). Prizes will be awarded to the top three positions. Cantine service on site. Information 506-727-6199 

« Chanter et prier Marie (Sing and Pray Mary) » (in French) – An evening of song in honor of the Immaculate Conception, patron of the Christian Community of Pokemouche, in line with the 150th anniversary of the founding of the community. Come listen to meditations and some of the most beautiful religious songs about Our Lady. With Father Robert McGraw, Father Serge Comeau and Monique Arseneau, Sunday, December 8th at 1:30pm at the Pokemouche church. The next day will be held at 6:30pm, a Solemn Mass of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception presided by Father David Ferguson. Information - Diane at 506-727-2711

The hospitals of our retgion need your help!
The hospitals in our region (Campbellton, Bathurst and Tracadie) are currently recruiting Parish Eucharistic Ministers to distribute communion to patients. If you feel you may have time to give to this important ministry to our sick, please contact the Hospital Manager of Volunteer Services in your area.  Thank you!

Chaleur Region and Acadian Peninsula (Chaleur Regional Hospital and Tracadie Hospital) 
Sylvie Theriault
Tel: 506-544-2521
Restigouche Region (Campbellton Regional Hospital)
Joel Gagnon
Tel: 506-789-5069