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Launch of the Montréal Religious Heritage Days Program

Launch of the Montréal Religious Heritage Days Program

News - August 20th, 2019

Today the Quebec Religious Heritage Council (QRHC) and Passerelles, a heritage cooperative, reveal the program for the Montreal Religious Heritage Days event, which is to take place on September 6th ,…

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Quebec announces $20M in funds to preserve province's religious heritage

Quebec announces $20M in funds to preserve province's religious heritage

News - August 5th, 2019

The $ 20 million investment in the preservation of religious cultural heritage for 2019-2020 is a record sum since the introduction of the aid program in 1995. Nathalie Roy, Minister of Culture and Communications…

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Saint-Hyacinthe: a city to the rescue of its jewels

Saint-Hyacinthe: a city to the rescue of its jewels

News - August 5th, 2019

While other municipalities are sacrificing their heritage, Saint-Hyacinthe has invested in the acquisition of religious buildings. The blessed city of preservation? Pilgrimage 30 minutes from Montreal.…

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An uncertain future for Waterloo's St. Luke's Church

An uncertain future for Waterloo's St. Luke's Church

News - July 5th, 2019

For sale since 2018, Waterloo's St. Luke Church is today at the heart of a collective reflection on its future. Since this neo-gothic-inspired building still has not attracted buyers, a change in…

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Beautiful discoveries at the Church of the Visitation

Beautiful discoveries at the Church of the Visitation

News - July 5th, 2019

While doing work inside the Church of the Visitation, this spring, the restoration specialists have discovered a craft work dating from the very beginning of the post-Conquest around around 1773. A nice…

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A Project that Highlights Religious Heritage is Illustrated

A Project that Highlights Religious Heritage is Illustrated

News - June 20th, 2019

The Marguerite-Michel bell enhancement project, from Saint-Denis' church, Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, has won the "Jury's Coup de coeur" award as part of the Prix Action patrimoine, in…

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Phase 1 of the restoration work on the Amos Cathedral has begun

Phase 1 of the restoration work on the Amos Cathedral has begun

News - June 19th, 2019

Scaffolding was installed to clean the masonry and concrete blocks of the building. To date, donations and financial commitments total $ 1,625,000. The president of the Heritage Foundation of Amos Cathedral,…

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