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Fondation Archives et patrimoine religieux du Grand Montréal

Fondation Archives et patrimoine religieux du Grand Montréal

News - December 13th, 2018

Result of four years of reflection and commitment, the foundation Archives et patrimoine religieux du Grand Montréal was created on September 26, 2018. It aims to preserve the archives, the publications…

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Opus 9 is reborn at the Précieux-Sang Chapel

Opus 9 is reborn at the Précieux-Sang Chapel

News - December 4th, 2018

One of the first organs of Casavant Frères will live again. Opus 9, an instrument dating back to 1885 that had been out of use for a few years, has been completely rebuilt and restored in recent…

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Does the Quebec government do enough to protect its cultural heritage?

Does the Quebec government do enough to protect its cultural heritage?

News - December 3rd, 2018

In the wake of the destruction of Boileau House in Chambly and the many other cases of heritage buildings demolished, damaged or threatened in recent weeks, the answer is obvious. Read the Alexandre Sirois…

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The decommissioning of churches,

The decommissioning of churches, "a sign of the times" for Pope Francis

News - November 29th, 2018

What to do with Catholic places of worship that are no longer used for the celebration of the sacraments? The question is at the heart of a congress that is taking place until 30 November in Rome, and…

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Open Doors, Historical Research, Heritage Site Interpretation?

Open Doors, Historical Research, Heritage Site Interpretation?

News - November 29th, 2018

The National Trust for Canada is pleased to deliver the Young Canada Works (YCW) program offering summer jobs and internships, a shared initiative with the Department of Canadian Heritage. Two funding…

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Creation of a committee on the future of Mauricie churches

Creation of a committee on the future of Mauricie churches

News - November 27th, 2018

This morning, a press conference was held to announce the creation of a committee on the future of churches in the Mauricie region. "The future of the churches is as much a priority for the diocese…

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Launch of l'Association du tourisme religieux et spirituel du Québec (ATRSQ)

Launch of l'Association du tourisme religieux et spirituel du Québec (ATRSQ)

News - November 26th, 2018

(French only)Le Regroupement des sanctuaires nationaux du Québec, qui agit comme leader de l’industrie touristique québécoise en matière de tourisme religieux depuis…

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