CCCB President's Letter on the Death of Six Volunteers in Burkina Faso

Thursday, January 21 2016

The Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, O.M.I., Bishop of Hamilton and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), has written to His Eminence Gérald Cyprien Cardinal Lacroix, Archbishop of Québec and Primate of Canada. In his letter, Bishop Crosby conveys the condolences and prayers of the Bishops of Canada following the killing in Burkina Faso of six volunteers from Quebec who were serving on a mission trip involving likewise the Sisters of Notre-Dame du Perpétuel Secours.

Link to the letter of Bishop Crosby (PDF)