Pope Francis has granted a plenary indulgence opportunity for the 100th anniversary of the Our Lady of Fatima apparitions throughout the centennial year, from the 27th of November 2016 until the 26th of November 2017. Listed in a statement from the Fatima Shrine in Portugal, there are three ways to obtain the indulgence: Make a pilgrimage […]
People enjoyed themselves and were able to explore their creative gifts at the Holy Cross Paint Party held last month on March 18th. Click on the photos to have a closer look at some of the paintings.
After all the improvements to the sidewalks and approach areas to the outside of the Church last year, we are left with two major projects to complete. They are the reconstruction of the front stairway and the re-pointing of the stonework of the Church exterior walls. Both projects have been approved by the Diocese; subject […]
Evangelization: That young people, especially in Latin America, follow the example of Mary and respond to the call of the Lord to communicate the joy of the Gospel to the world.
Come celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima: Saturday May 13th, 2017 at Holy Cross Parish, 252 Dubuc Street. 7:50 a.m. Mass – Archbishop Albert LeGatt presiding 9:00 a.m. Procession with a statue of Our Lady (5.4 km) Lunch Break (suggest bringing a snack and drink for sustenance) 12:30 p.m. Adoration, Rosary, and Reconciliation […]
End to Child-Soldiers: That the scandal of child-soldiers may be eliminated the world over. Evangelization in Europe: That the peoples of Europe may rediscover the beauty, goodness and truth of the Gospel which gives joy and hope to life.
Countries Receiving Refugees: That the countries which take in a great number of displaced persons and refugees may find support for their efforts which show solidarity. Evangelization: Collaboration of Priests and Laity That within parishes, priests and lay people may collaborate in service to the community without giving in to the temptation of discouragement.
Journalists: That journalists, in carrying out their work, may always be motivated by respect for truth and a strong sense of ethics. World Mission Day: That World Mission Day may renew within all Christian communities the joy of the Gospel and the responsibility to announce it.