Current Announcements

Life and Family Suggestions for Homilies and Prayers of the Faithful During April 2021

Tuesday, March 30 2021

Even during a time of social isolation because of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Sunday liturgy continues to offer nourishment for prayer and reflection during the whole week – whether we are meditating on the readings, or participating in a television broadcast of the Mass and making a spiritual Communion. The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) continues to post possible homily ideas and prayers of…

Salt + Light TV special schedule for Holy Week and Easter

Tuesday, March 30 2021

The Canadian Catholic television channel Salt + Light TV has arranged a special programming schedule for Holy Week and Easter 2021, covering the celebrations by Pope Francis in Rome.  

CCCB Introduces New Resources to Celebrate the Year of Saint Joseph

Friday, March 19 2021

On 8 December 2020, Pope Francis announced a Year of St. Joseph to mark the 150th anniversary of the proclamation by Pope Pius IX of St. Joseph as the Patron of the Universal Church. Today on the occasion of the Solemnity of Saint Joseph, Husband of The Blessed Virgin Mary, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) announces the launch of a webpage and corresponding resources dedicated to…

Re-appointment of the National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies in French Canada

Tuesday, March 09 2021

His Eminence  Luis Antonio Gokim Cardinal Tagle, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, has re-appointed Rev. Father Yoland Ouellet, O.M.I., as National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies for French Canada (les Œuvres pontificales missionnaires au Canada) for a second five-year term, effective 9 January 2021. Born in New Brunswick, Father Ouellet joined the missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate in 1984. After…