December 6 marks the 100th Anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. To honour and remember this tragic event in Halifax’s history, Archbishop Anthony Mancini will offer a Memorial Mass at 12:15pm at Saint Mary’s Cathedral Basilica. All are invited to this Mass of Remembrance.
On Thursday, our priests will gather with Archbishop Mancini for an Advent Day of Reflection hosted by Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Shad Bay.
Please keep our priests in your prayers as they meet to prepare their hearts and minds for the Advent season.
On December 8, 2011 the Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth came into being. In celebration of our new diocesan identity, Archbishop Mancini will preside the 12:15pm Mass on December 8, 2017 at St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica. All are welcome.
Next Wednesday, December 13, the Archdiocesan offices located in the Catholic Pastoral Centre, 1531 Grafton St., will delay it’s opening until 1:30pm. That morning the staff will gather for a time of Advent Reflection with Archbishop Mancini.