Sep 18 1984

September 18, 1984

2018-11-30T18:32:14+00:00September 18th, 1984|

Radio and television message of Pope John Paul II to the Native Peoples of Canada, broadcast from Yellowknife Airport, NT.

Sep 15 1984

September 15, 1984

2018-12-06T13:55:26+00:00September 15th, 1984|

A Liturgy of the Word was celebrated with the Native Peoples of Canada by Pope John Paul II at Martyrs’ Shrine (Huronia), Midland, ON. Around the altar with the Holy Father were several Native deacons who had been formed at the Anishinabe Spiritual Centre. The liturgy included smudging as a […]

Sep 10 1984

September 10, 1984

2018-12-02T21:57:57+00:00September 10th, 1984|

In September 1984, Pope (now Saint) John Paul II made a 12-day apostolic visit to 13 sites across Canada. A particular focus was Indigenous peoples. On September 10, he addressed a gathering of Indigenous peoples at the Shrine of Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré.



Jun 20 1984

June 20, 1984

2018-05-22T15:08:49+00:00June 20th, 1984|

The Social Affairs Commission chair wrote to the federal minister of Fisheries and Oceans to express support for the government’s decision to recommend a full-fledged public inquiry into the Kemano Completion Project in Northwest B.C.

Jan 1 1984


2018-05-22T15:08:24+00:00January 1st, 1984|

The Social Affairs Committee and the Pastoral Committee for Indians and Inuit of the Assembly of Bishops of Quebec issued a pastoral letter entitled “The First Nations in Quebec”, inviting non-Natives to better recognize Aboriginal people’s rights.

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