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New Bishop appointed for Gaspé

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proulx(CCCB – Ottawa)... His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the Most Reverend Jean Gagnon as Bishop of the Diocese of Gaspé, and has appointed on July 2, 2016, as his successor the Most Reverend Gaétan Proulx, O.S.M. At the time of his appointment, the Bishop-elect was Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Québec. Bishop Gagnon has been Bishop of the Diocese of Gaspé for the past 15 years. He had submitted his resignation to the Holy Father upon reaching the age of 75, as required by the Code of Canon Law.

Last Updated on Monday, July 04 2016 Read more...
 

New Auxiliary Bishop appointed for Toronto

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Kasun Robert-web(CCCB – Ottawa)... His Holiness Pope Francis today appointed the Reverend Father Robert Kasun, C.S.B., Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Toronto. At the time of his appointment, the Bishop-elect was Pastor of St. Alphonsus-St. Clare Parish in Edmonton. Father Kasun will join three others as Auxiliary Bishops of Toronto: the Most Reverend John A. Boissonneau, the Most Reverend Wayne Kirkpatrick and the Most Reverend Vincent Nguyen.

Last Updated on Friday, June 17 2016 Read more...
 

Interfaith Representatives Call for Improved Palliative Care across Canada

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Palliative-care-June 14 2016-webCompassion for those at the end of their lives is a Canadian value

Ottawa, ON—Today, representatives from various faith communities united to issue a joint call to Canada's elected officials to support a robust, well-resourced, national palliative care strategy and to raise awareness of inadequacies in palliative care, particularly in the wake of the debate over Physician-Assisted Dying/Suicide.

Last Updated on Thursday, June 30 2016 Read more...
 

CCCB Standing Committee on Development and Peace / CCODP Standing Liaison Committee - Summary of June 2016 meeting

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Logo CCODPThe Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP) Standing Liaison Committee and the Standing Committee for Development and Peace of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) held their latest joint meeting on June 2, 2016, at the Development and Peace offices in Montreal. The CCCB Standing Committee advises the Conference on Development and Peace plans and activities, as well as facilitates communication and collaboration between the CCCB and CCODP.

Last Updated on Friday, June 10 2016 Read more...
 

New Bishop appointed for Kamloops

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Nguyen Joseph(CCCB – Ottawa)... His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the Most Reverend David J.J. Monroe as Bishop of the Diocese of Kamloops, and has appointed today as his successor Father Joseph Phuong Nguyen. At the time of his appointment, the Bishop-elect was Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Vancouver. Bishop Monroe has been Bishop of the Diocese of Kamloops for the past 14 years. He had submitted his resignation to the Holy Father upon reaching the age of 75, as required by the Code of Canon Law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, June 01 2016 Read more...
 


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