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Fr. Stephen Huffstetter visits the Region

After a hiatus of two years, Fr. Stephen Huffstetter, the General Vicar, was finally able to visit the communities of the Region. He arrived in Montréal on September 11, Ottawa on September 13 and Toronto on September 15. In the … Continue reading

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Fr. Greg Murray’s new address

Fr. Greg Murray will begin his new ministry on July 3rd, 2021, in the Archdiocese of Gatineau (St. Aloysius Gonzaga, St. Columban, St. Malachy and Our Lady of Victory). He will be residing at St. Aloysius Gonzaga:  300 de l’Abbé-Murray … Continue reading

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Fr. Greg Murray leaves Montréal and returns to Ottawa

La communauté de Montréal s’est réunie dimanche soir, 20 juin, pour un souper d’au-revoir au P. Greg Murray, qui commencera dans les prochaines semaines, un nouveau ministère dans l’Archidiocèse de Gatineau. Pour l’occasion, les PP. Roger Phaneuf et Richard Woodbury … Continue reading

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Richard Woodbury 50ième anniversaire

Aujourd’hui, 16 mai 2021, marque le 50ème anniversaire d’ordination du P. Richard Woodbury. La communauté de Montréal a célébré cet événement en invitant le Père Richard à présider l’Eucharistie du vendredi 14 mai à la résidence du boulevard Gouin. Originaire … Continue reading

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Paulin Makiala completes his studies

On Sunday the Ottawa community celebrated the completion of the program of studies of Fr. Paulin Makiala. Fr. Paulin presided at the Eucharist with its zoom extension to the Dehon Sunday Community. In his homily Fr. John van den Hengel … Continue reading

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Closed borders open educational opportunities

While the pandemic has closed most borders, it has opened up a world full of educational opportunities. The District of Vietnam has five SCJs preparing for final vows; they will make their final profession on the feast of the Sacred … Continue reading

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Letter of Fr. Gustave

  REGION DU / OF  CANADA Dear confreres, Today we are entering Holy Week, a special time in our journey of faith and perhaps in our personal history, given the context in which we will live this highlight of the … Continue reading

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Père Ushindi Kambale Sahani est arrivé

Bienvenu! Le Père Ushindi Kambale Sahani a finalement rejoint la communauté de Montréal ce 25 février 2021. Après presque une année d’attente, il enfin reçu l’autorisation de voyager vers le Canada. Parti de Kinshasa le 23 février, il est arrivé … Continue reading

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Regional Council meeting: March 2: 2021

The Regional Council met virtually on March 2, 2021. It started with a review of life in the three communities. Toronto news The pandemic is still making the members cautious. Yuliwan and the others seek to stay healthy by exercises. … Continue reading

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International Dehonian Theological Commission

On December4 -6 the International Dehonian Theological Commission met by Google Meet. Present were the Coordinator of Centro Studi in Rome, Fr. Stefan Tertünte, Fr. Artur Sanecki, General Councilor, and the coordinators of the commissions of the five continents. The … Continue reading

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