News

News

A new grouping to preserve cemeteries

A new grouping to preserve cemeteries

News - May 30th, 2016

A new group wants to raise awareness about the preservation of cemeteries in Quebec. The new funeral rites and the decline of religious practices that are increasingly cemeteries suffer the effects of…

Continue reading
Restoration of the Saint-Paul-Apôtre Church Organ

Restoration of the Saint-Paul-Apôtre Church Organ

News - May 19th, 2016

The restoration of the organ at Saint-Paul-Apôtre Church, Chesterville (Centre-du-Québec), is now complete. The Opus 135 of Casavant Frères (1901) will be played by the organist Jean-Willy…

Continue reading
The City of Montreal made the decision to acquire the property of the Religieuses Hospitalières de Saint-Joseph

The City of Montreal made the decision to acquire the property of the Religieuses Hospitalières de Saint-Joseph

News - May 17th, 2016

Read the City of Montreal Press Release (French only)Pictures La maison-mère des Hospitalières transformée en centre d'archives religieuses? François Gloutnay's articlePrésence…

Continue reading
Beyond Re-uses

Beyond Re-uses

News - May 9th, 2016

International Conference Monday June 6, 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMÉglise Saint-Michel, VaudreuilAll through the Christian West, increasingly more churches are closed to worship, and recycling, or converting…

Continue reading
The Heritage of Religious Communities

The Heritage of Religious Communities

News - May 3rd, 2016

The preliminary program of the seminar Le patrimoine des communautés religieuses - Empreintes et approches of the "Chaire Fernand-Dumont sur la culture", to be held at the Monastère…

Continue reading
Archives Moving Guide

Archives Moving Guide

News - April 25th, 2016

A new addition to the Quebec archival literature the Guide de déménagement d'un dépôt d'archives consists of 16 topical sections corresponding to different stages of…

Continue reading
The Saint-Jacques' Bell Tower of UQAM : Looking ahead

The Saint-Jacques' Bell Tower of UQAM : Looking ahead

News - March 23rd, 2016

Landmark in the landscape and history of the town, the bell tower of the former Saint-Jacques Cathedral was integrated in the Judith-Jasmin Pavilion (UQAM) in 1975. Could this famous vestige take a greater…

Continue reading