2016 International Eucharistic Congress starts in a few days

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2016-iec-logoThe 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) will be held in Cebu, Philippines, January 24 to 31, 2016, with the theme being "Christ in you, our hope of glory" (Colossians 1:27). His Eminence Gérald Cyprien Cardinal Lacroix, Archbishop of Québec and Primate of the Church in Canada, and the Most Reverend J. Michael Miller, C.S.B., Archbishop of Vancouver, will participate at the IEC. Archbishop Miller is the official delegate for the English Sector of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops to the 2016 Congress, following his appointment by the Pontifical Committee for International Eucharistic Congresses. In addition, organized groups will be leaving from Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver to participate in the Congress. Father Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., CEO of Salt + Light Catholic Media Foundation, will be one of the guest speakers at the Theological Symposium that will be held before the Eucharistic Congress.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, January 19 2016  
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Canadian Centre for Ecumenism
Catholic Organization for Life and Family
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