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175th anniversary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint John
June 3, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
“OUR BEGINNINGS” celebrating the 175th anniversary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint John will take place this coming Saturday, June 3, at Saint Peter’s & Saint Paul’s Parish in Bartibogue where it all began.
The day will start off with a Sweet Grass Ceremony at 7am followed by a breakfast. There will be presentations by people representing the four cultural groups associated with the Catholic Church over the years, including: First Nations, Irish, Acadian and Scottish. Also taking place during the day will be musical entertainment from the Miramichi Talent Pool. There will be a BBQ during the afternoon. There is no cost to attend any and all events.
The day will finish up with a Mass, at 3pm, celebrated by The Most Reverend Robert Harris, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint John.
All are welcome and encouraged to attend.