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Classification of the heritage site of the Abbey-Notre-Dame-du-Lac-à-Oka

Classification of the heritage site of the Abbey-Notre-Dame-du-Lac-à-Oka

News - August 5th, 2020

The Minister of Culture and Communications, Nathalie Roy, announces the classification, under the Cultural Heritage Act, of the heritage site of the Abbaye-Notre-Dame-du-Lac-à-Oka and two buildings…

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Charles Guévin's project

Charles Guévin's project

News - August 3rd, 2020

The Church of La Visitation has a new owner. On July 3, 1935, Alphonse Guévin and Madeleine Côté united their destiny at the church of La Visitation-de-Yamaska. 85 years later, to…

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$ 15M for the restoration of religious buildings throughout Quebec

$ 15M for the restoration of religious buildings throughout Quebec

News - July 20th, 2020

The Government of Quebec is contributing $ 15M in 2020-2021 to protect, transmit and enhance cultural heritage of a religious nature throughout Quebec. This sum will be used for the restoration of religious…

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Religious Heritage Days : Programming goes online and will be updated regularly

Religious Heritage Days : Programming goes online and will be updated regularly

News - July 16th, 2020

The evolving programming offered by sites participating in this year’s edition of Religious Heritage Days, which will take place on September 12th and 13th across the province of Québec,…

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The Return of the Sacré circuit

The Return of the Sacré circuit

News - July 8th, 2020

The Sacré circuit course to discover the treasures of the religious heritage of the MRC des Chenaux is back for the tourist season. As a result, the churches of Champlain, Batiscan and Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade,…

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Consequences of the pandemic in the Diocese of Chicoutimi: a major financial impact

Consequences of the pandemic in the Diocese of Chicoutimi: a major financial impact

News - July 6th, 2020

The health crisis has had a major impact on the finances of the diocese of Chicoutimi. Church closings and the merger of factories could be precipitated in the next year, as several parishes will have…

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The Sulpicians pass the torch

The Sulpicians pass the torch

News - July 3rd, 2020

After having trained the priests of the province for more than three centuries, the Sulpicians decided to bequeath a good part of this task to the Faculty of Theology and Religious Sciences of Laval University.…

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