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The archaeological site of Fort-Lorette will be protected by the Government of Québec

The archaeological site of Fort-Lorette will be protected by the Government of Québec

News - June 19th, 2017

The archaeological site of Fort-Lorette, located in Montreal, will be protected, announced the government of Quebec, Sunday. Read the article published in the Journal de Montréal (Agence QMI) (French…

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The Verif: 40 less places of worship each year in Québec

The Verif: 40 less places of worship each year in Québec

News - June 9th, 2017

Forty places of worship have been closed every year in Québec since 2011. This trend is accelerating: between 2006 and 2010, the average number was 31 buildings per year. Read the text of François…

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Marie Guyart designated

Marie Guyart designated "historical figure"

News - June 7th, 2017

Quebec designates Marie Guyart, known as Marie de l'Incarnation, as a "historical figure." Minister of Culture and Communications, Luc Fortin, made the announcement Monday. In addition,…

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"La Cité des Hospitalières" dedicated to the togetherness

News - June 7th, 2017

Montreal, June 7, 2017 - The Mayor of Montreal, Mr. Denis Coderre, announced today that the new vocation of the site of the Religious Hospitallers of Saint Joseph, now named "La Ciét des Hospitalières",…

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The Casavant organ from Saint-François-d'Assise Church to his new home

The Casavant organ from Saint-François-d'Assise Church to his new home

News - May 31st, 2017

Workers worked on Tuesday to relocate the Casavant organ from the Saint-François-d'Assise church, which will soon resonate at the Saint-Jean-Eudes Cathedral, in Baie-Comeau. Read the article…

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Parish archives, an unknown heritage

Parish archives, an unknown heritage

News - May 30th, 2017

As churchs are being desacralized, demolished and parochial, it is fortunate that the factories and the diocese of Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière preserve the parish archives carefully. These documents…

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The Government of Canada highlights the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral

The Government of Canada highlights the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral

News - May 30th, 2017

Today, Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada recongnized the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral. A special ceremony was held at the cathedral with representatives…

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