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The rich archival heritage of the Sisters of Saint Anne

The rich archival heritage of the Sisters of Saint Anne

News - April 19th, 2021

"These are extraordinary archives that we get," says Karine Foisy, of the Vaudreuil-Soulanges Archives Center. The Sisters of St. Anne, a community of up to 3,000 nuns, donate the equivalent…

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Classification of the Church of Saint-Mathias

Classification of the Church of Saint-Mathias

News - April 19th, 2021

The Minister of Culture and Communications, Nathalie Roy, announces the classification, under the Cultural Heritage Act, of the Church of Saint-Mathias. Through this gesture, it wishes to preserve the…

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$ 1.8M to support 22 projects for the requalification of heritage places of worship

$ 1.8M to support 22 projects for the requalification of heritage places of worship

News - April 13th, 2021

The Government of Quebec is contributing an amount of $ 1.8M for the Program for the requalification of heritage surplus places of worship. These amounts will facilitate the transition of surplus heritage…

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Risk of collapse at the Saint-Esprit-de-Rosemont church

Risk of collapse at the Saint-Esprit-de-Rosemont church

News - March 25th, 2021

Major masonry work started in January at Saint-Esprit-de-Rosemont Church revealed significant risks of collapse. Since then, a security perimeter has been put in place and the site remains in abeyance.…

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$ 5 million in financial assistance for the restoration of the Sainte-Thérèse-d’Avila cathedral in Amos

$ 5 million in financial assistance for the restoration of the Sainte-Thérèse-d’Avila cathedral in Amos

News - March 15th, 2021

The Member of Parliament for Abitibi-Ouest, Ms. Suzanne Blais, announces, on behalf of the Minister of Culture and Communications, Ms. Nathalie Roy, that financial assistance of $ 5 million has been granted…

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Newsletter Volume 20, Number 4

Newsletter Volume 20, Number 4

News - March 10th, 2021

The Québec Religious Heritage Council his pleased to put its last Newsletter online. Enjoy !

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Religious archives in Quebec: a patrimonial public good?

Religious archives in Quebec: a patrimonial public good?

News - February 24th, 2021

For some time now, we have been witnessing a public discussion on the future of the archives of certain religious communities. Quebeckers are even surprised to see a significant segment of their collective…

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