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On March 19, the Catholic Church celebrates Pope Francis’ election to the papacy with a special Mass of Inauguration. Published below is a message from the Most Reverend Richard Smith, Archbishop of Edmonton and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops. For broadcast times and more information about this historical Mass, visit our dedicated Habemus ...read more
Source: CCCB Website For the more than 1.2 billion Christians around the world who are members of our Church, this is an important and solemn moment. The Cardinals of the Catholic Church, in prayer and meditation, free from interference by the outside world, will begin their Conclave to elect a new Successor to the Apostle ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Bathurst has a new Bishop. And a look at upcoming events across the country. ...read more
In preparation for their meeting today, Archbishop Richard Smith of Edmonton, also President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), has written to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo. The aim of the letter was to assure them of the prayers and encouragement of Canada’s bishops. Published below is ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s Monday and Catholics in Montreal have much to celebrate today. We tell you why. Prince George has a new Bishop and a look at the Vatican from this past weekend. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s Tuesday and the Vatican announces new guidelines for financial transparency. The CCCB releases its Christmas message and a look at upcoming events across the country. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s Tuesday and Canada has its first deaf Catholic priest. We tell you more. Also, the Church in Quebec is gearing up for a monumental celebration. ...read more
During their meeting with Pope Benedict XVI in his apartment on Saturday morning, November 10, CCCB President Archbishop Richard Smith (Edmonton) and Vice President Paul-André Durocher (Gatineau) presented to the Holy Father a copy of Salt and Light’s newest documentary on St. Kateri Tekakwitha and a beatufully framed facsimile (true reproduction) of a page of the 17th ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s Tuesday and we’re one day closer to All Saints Day. We tell you what Pope Benedict has planned. Finally, a look at upcoming events across the country.   ...read more
Photo: Archbishop Richard Smith, President of the CCCB (left) and Archbishop Paul-André Durocher, Vice-President of the CCCB (center) stand and applaud Beatitude Shevchuk at the conclusion of his address at the 2012 Plenary Assembly. On Tuesday morning at the Plenary Assembly of the Canadian Bishops, His Beatitude Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Major Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic ...read more