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Launch of the Application Montréal, What a story! …along the river at Maison Saint-Gabriel

Around midday, Wednesday, May 3, the Métayères room at Maison Saint-Gabriel was packed for the launch of the new mobile application: Montréal, What a story! … along the river. As its name indicates, this app was created to help us discover the history of Montréal in the place where it all began – along the river. We are invited to download the application from www.montreal-history.com and to follow a route that transports us through space and time. As we make our way, there are approximately 300 old photos to look at, 35 individuals to meet and about twenty quizzes to do.

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World Day of Prayer for Vocations 2017

May 7, 2017 marks the 54th annual World Day of Prayer for Vocations — a day when the Church everywhere asks for special prayer for the ministers of the Church and for “young men and women to hear and respond generously to the Lord’s call to the priesthood, diaconate, religious life, [and] societies of apostolic life.”  

Statistics show that 73% of women and men professing final vows participated in one or more parish activities and 88% served in one or more parish ministries before entering religious life.  Do young people have these opportunities? Are they invited? 

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Waterbury Catholic High Class of 1967 reunion

WCHS CLASS OF 1967 had their 50th reunion last Sunday.  Interestingly they began the day with Mass at the Immaculate Conception Basilica.  As the only former teacher present I was the recipient of all the expressions of gratitude for the wonderful education received at WCHS. I pass on to all of you involved lots of gratitude for your time at WCHS.  It was a joyful and very delightful time.  Peace, Sr. Kathleen Dorney

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