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2018 Christmas Greetings to Canada from the Holy Father

Friday, December 21 2018

On 18 December 2018, His Holiness Pope Francis recorded a personal Christmas message to Canada. The video was recorded by the Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation in the Holy Father's native language (Spanish) with English subtitles. Link to the video

CCCB website provides Salt + Light TV’s 2018 Christmas schedule

Friday, December 21 2018

The Canadian Catholic television network Salt + Light has released its special broadcasting schedule for Christmas and New Year celebrations to be presided by Pope Francis. Again this year, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) will be providing on the home page of its website Salt + Light's special broadcasting schedule. Link to the broadcasting schedule

2018 Christmas video message by the CCCB President

Thursday, December 20 2018

The Most Reverend Lionel Gendron, P.S.S., Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), has recorded his message for Christmas and the New Year. Bishop Gendron concludes his message with these words: "Dear friends, this year let us live Christmas as a mystery of light! May Jesus the Light visit us in the tender compassion of the Father, and may…

Pope Francis receives CCCB Presidency in a private audience on the occasion of its annual visit

Wednesday, December 12 2018

On 6 December 2018, Pope Francis received the delegation from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) in a private audience. The delegation is led by the Most Reverend Lionel Gendron, P.S.S., Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil and CCCB President, and also includes the Most Reverend Richard Gagnon, Archbishop of Winnipeg and CCCB Vice President, and Monsignor Frank Leo, Jr., CCCB General Secretary. The CCCB Presidency is…