Journey through Advent 2023

XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Video Library from Salt + Light of the 2023 CCCB Plenary Assembly

The Holy Father’s Apostolic Visit to Canada: Looking back One Year later

5,000 Canadian Youth Join Pope Francis in Portugal for World Youth Day

Living as Catholics in the Public Square: Freedom of Religion and Conscience in Canada.

A Pastoral Letter by the Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace.

“There is always hope”

CCCB Issues Two Statements on Mental Illness and Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide

Indigenous Reconciliation Fund

A Catholic Commitment to Healing and Reconciliation

Horizons of Hope

A Toolkit for Catholic Parishes on Palliative Care

What's New

Visit of the CCCB Presidency

The CCCB Presidency's annual visit to the Holy See takes place from 28 November to 12 December 2023....

Statement by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops on the Non-Permissibility of Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide within Canadian Health Organizations with a Catholic Identity

For generations, Catholic dioceses and religious orders in Canada have been major contributors to th...

Episcopal appointment to Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon

30 November 2023, Ottawa - His Holiness Pope Francis today appointed the Reverend Father Michael Smo...

National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples 12 December 2023

On 12 December, Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas, the Church in Canada cele...

Journey Through Advent – A Video Series to Introduce and Reflect on the Season

Today, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) announces the 2023 series of online weekly...

Bishops Release “Template for Pastors on the Evangelization of Young People in Canada Today: Praedica Verbum”

This template, titled Praedica Verbum (“Preach the Word”) and developed by the Episcopal Commission ...

Synthesis Report from First Session of the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops to the People of God

The Participants in the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops have approved a Letter...

Episcopal appointment for the Diocese of Bathurst

28 October 2023, Ottawa - Today, His Holiness Pope Francis named Father Michel Proulx, O. Praem., Bi...

Appointment of the Most Reverend Thomas Dowd to the Joint Working Group between the Roman Catholic Church and the WCC

His Eminence Kurt Cardinal Koch, Prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Christian Unity, appointed B...

Anglican-Roman Catholic Dialogue in Canada

23 October 2023, Ottawa – The Anglican-Roman Catholic Dialogue in Canada (ARC) has met regularly sin...

Key Issues

Responsible Ministry

Suffering and End of Life


Indigenous Peoples

Persecution of Christians

Environmental Stewardship and Responsibility