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Ottawa priest becomes apostolic nuncio

On March 1st, 2018, the Vatican unveiled the destination of Monsignor José Bettencourt, the Ottawa priest named Apostolic Nuncio at the very end of February, without anyone knowing the place of his summons.

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Deux nouveaux évêques au Québec

Deux nouveaux évêques au Québec

Deux nouveaux évêques sont entrés en poste depuis le début de l’année 2018. Il s’agit de Mgr René Guay, 67 ans, qui est devenu évêque de Chicoutimi le 2 février, et de Mgr Pierre Goudreault, 54 ans, qui est devenu évêque de Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière le 10 mars.

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Death of Father Pops

Death of Father Pops

"What always struck me when I think of him, was his smile and his eyes that shone. Welcoming eyes that invited the confession," said Valérie Plante, the Mayor of Montreal.

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Death of centenary nun Christiane Sibillotte

Death of centenary nun Christiane Sibillotte

A few months after celebrating her 101st birthday, the religious sister Christiane Sibillotte passed away in Montreal on December 22nd, 2017.Christiane Sibillotte est décédée à Montréal le 22 décembre 2017.

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Decrease of marriages in Quebec

Decrease of marriages in Quebec

People are getting married less and less in Quebec. For those 40 and under, common-law is preferred. And when two people choose to marry, it is less and less in front of a minister of the cult.

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Welcome to the new site!

Welcome to the new site!

The team here at the Shrine of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré and of the Sainte Anne magazines (Revue Ste Anne, Annals of Saint Anne) are very happy to present our new web site, which includes the Shrine AND the magazines. Navigation is simple and should make finding information much easier, either in French or in English.

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The nuncio and diplomacy

The nuncio and diplomacy

"Pope Francis likes to practice unarmed diplomacy". He who says this affirmation is the Apostolic Nuncio to Canada, Bishop Luigi Bonazzi.

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Beautiful churches

Beautiful churches

Gilles Beaudry feeds a blog about Montreal, the city he lives in and likes to walk from east to west and north to south. Regularly, he...

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