National Week For Life and The Family - May 12-19, 2013
Inauguration of ministry of Pope Francis
Resignation of Mr. Normand Blanchard
It is with regret that we announce the resignation of Mr. Normand Blanchard as Diocesan Coordinator of Liturgical Music for the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie. Click here for full details
College of Consultors Appointment
We, the undersigned, Jean-Louis Plouffe, Bishop of Sault Ste. Marie, wish to express our gratitude to the members of the College of Consultors who have served us well during their term of office: Msgr. Richard Faucon, P.H., Msgr. Jean-Paul Jolicoeur, P.H., Reverend Brian Dixon, Reverend Hamish Currie, and Reverend Peter Moher.
Confirmation Spring 2012
by Bishop Plouffe
Two new faces in the Administration office at the Diocese
Easter 2012 - Resurrection Always at Work
On Easter Sunday, Catholics gather in their churches, not only to recall a historical event dating back more than 2000 years, but also to celebrate the Eucharist where they will be renewed in their calling to witness the Resurrection and life-giving presence of the Risen One in our world.
ACBO - Liaison March 2012
The members of the Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario held their Spring Plenary Meeting in Toronto from March 19th to March 21st, 2012.
“Living In The Joy Of The Holy Spirit” Lenten Mission 2013
2013 Lenten Mission
Annual Financial Report - 2012
The Annual Financial Report forms for 2012 are now available on the diocesan website
Semi-annual Mass for those living with cancer, their caregivers and family members
40th Anniversary Celebration
of the little servants of Christ The King prayer community
No, You Can't have Faith Without Justice, So You Can't Keep Faith out of Politics!
The 40th anniversary of the influential 1971 Roman Synod document Justice in the World passed by in silence in the official Church, both at the Canadian and Vatican levels.... Yet this still timely document on social justice was affirmed by a vote of 94% of the bishops at the Synod that year which was devoted to the obligations laid on the Church by the Gospel itself to hunger and thirst - and act - for justice. Bill Ryan sj was at the Synod and tells the fascinating story of the drafting of the document which taught that faith and doing justice are inseparable.