Posts from June 2022

Care for Our Common Home

The Commission for Doctrine of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops received the task of preparing a theological and pastoral resource on the theme of “care for our common home.” This resource is designed to assist our brother Bishops in developing their own ministry of teaching as well as their pastoral response to the current environmental crisis. To this end, the members of the Commission have chosen to create a resource based on tools already produced by other episcopal conferences…

July 2022 Schedule for Pope’s Visit to Canada

The attached document provides details regarding the Pope’s visit to Canada in July 2022, including his schedule. The Holy Father’s pilgrimage will focus on Indigenous healing and reconciliation while also providing the shepherd of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics an opportunity to encounter the faithful in Canada.

From the Office of Bishop Gregory Bittman

Dear Priests, Religious Sisters, Deacons, Parish/Diocesan/Schools Staff, and Parishioners, Peace! I share with you the following news from Bishop’s office: With gratitude and appreciation for his service, the Diocese of Nelson bids farewell to Fr. Nino Tuyo after five years of dedicated ministry in the Fruitvale/Rossland parishes. Fr. Nino returns to his home Diocese of Legazpi at the end of June. Thank you Fr. Nino and may God continue to bless you and your ministry in the Church! Safe travels…