Oct 28 2019

Message of Support from Our Lady of Guadalupe Circle on Indigenous Languages

2021-03-24T13:58:21+00:00October 28th, 2019|

Open Letter to All Canadians: As the members of the Our Lady of Guadalupe Circle, we welcome with gratitude UN Resolution 71/178 which, at the request of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Rights, proclaimed 2019 the Year of Indigenous Languages. This is an important step in the process of affirming […]

Apr 10 2016

April 10, 2016

2018-11-30T19:24:39+00:00April 10th, 2016|

Letter to the Mackenzie-Fort Smith Diocese on the TRC Calls to Action by the Most Rev. Mark Hagemoen, Bishop of Mackenzie-Fort Smith.

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT

Mar 25 2016

March 25, 2016

2018-12-06T13:55:01+00:00March 25th, 2016|

Interview with Bishop Donald Bolen, Chairman of the Commission for Justice and Peace of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, on Catholic responses to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT

Mar 19 2016

March 19, 2016

2018-12-06T13:51:06+00:00March 19th, 2016|

In response to Call to Action 48 of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and in response to questions raised on the legal concepts known as “Doctrine of Discovery” and terra nullius, four Canadian Catholic organizations representing Bishops, institutes of consecrated life, societies of apostolic life, Indigenous People, and laity have issued two […]

Feb 17 2016

February 17, 2016

2018-11-30T19:24:58+00:00February 17th, 2016|

Speech by Sister Marie Zarowny, S.S.A. to the Canadian Federation of University Women Victoria, entitled “What to do about the TRC’s Call to Action?”

SEE SPEECH

Jun 12 2015

June 12, 2015

2018-11-30T19:24:39+00:00June 12th, 2015|

Statement by the Permanent Council of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops in an Initial Response to the Summary Report and Calls to Action by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

SEE STATEMENT

May 29 2015

May 29, 2015

2018-05-23T00:28:06+00:00May 29th, 2015|

Pastoral letter by Archbishop Richard Gagnon of Winnipeg to the First Nations communities and to all the People of God in the Archdiocese. (In the diocesan paper June 3, 2015. Scroll down to page 3:)

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT

May 1 2015

May 2015

2018-05-23T00:25:58+00:00May 1st, 2015|

A Pastoral Letter was issued to the people of the Archdiocese of Ottawa regarding Reconciliation with Aboriginal Peoples by Archbishop Terrence Prendergast, S.J.  (Scroll down to page 3:)

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT

Jan 1 1968

1968

2018-05-23T00:28:49+00:00January 1st, 1968|

Opening of Ste-Marie among the Hurons, the 17th-century Jesuit mission to the Hurons in Midland, Ontario. Its restoration was a collaborative undertaking by the Upper Canadian Province of the Jesuits and the Government of Ontario.

Go to Top