The St-Pierre Parish reopens under certain conditions
Article published on 2 July 2020
logo imprimer
Noter cet article :
0 vote

Following the government’s announcement of allowing gatherings of up to 50 people, churches across the province were allowed to reopen for masses and funerals on June 22. In an interview with Father Justin Bertrand, he explained how people will be allowed to gather for Church on Sundays.

According to Father Bertrand, funerals will now be held on Tuesdays due to them being postponed during the first months of the pandemic.

Father Justin Bertrand added that for the time being, drive through confessions will continue along with Facebook lives of the Sunday mass as a way to encourage elderly parishioners to stay within the confines of their homes to take part in mass.

It may be important to note that the Sunday morning mass is broadcasted live on CHIP 101.9 on Sundays at 10:30am.

The full interview with Father Justin Bertrand is available here.

Les Nouvelles du Pontiac

The municipalities Fort-Coulonge and Mansfield now display cases

26 September 2020

The municipalities of Fort-Coulonge and Mansfield-et-Pontefract are now among the municipalities that show positive cases for COVID-19, according to data from the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux de l'Outaouais (CISSS). The CISSS de l'Outaouais mentioned that the two municipalities (...)

lire la suite

Call for candidates for the new governance of the CSSHBO

25 September 2020

In a press release, the Center de Service Scolaire des Haut-Bois de l'Outaouais (CSSHBO) invites parents to sit on the board of directors of the school service center in your area to share your expertise in governance, ethics, risk management, human resources management, financial or material (...)

lire la suite

MRC Pontiac launches COVID-19 SME recovery fund

25 September 2020

During the most recent Regional Council of Mayors meeting, the MRC Pontiac officially launched the COVID-19 Economic Recovery Fund program for small and medium businesses (SMEs) in the region. According to the MRC's Director of Economic development, Cyndy Phillips, the funds are intended to (...)

lire la suite

Strategic planning meeting in L'Isle-aux-Allumettes

25 September 2020

Less than 10 people were in attendance for the MRC Pontiac public consultation on the strategic planning vision statement Tuesday in the municipality of L'Isle-aux-Allumettes. Among the top priorities of the Residents of the Upper Pontiac in attendance, is to see better Internet and cellular (...)

lire la suite

2020 PPJ maintenance work

25 September 2020

During the most recent meeting of the Mayors of the MRC Pontiac, new information was made available about the financial assisants for the maintenance of the PPJ under the programme d'aide financière à l'entretien de la Route verte. According the MRC Pontiac Engineer Kim Lesage, the MRC Pontiac (...)

lire la suite

SOPFEU invites hunters to exercise caution

25 September 2020

In a press release sent by the Société de protection des forêts contre le feu (SOPFEU), they recalled that recreational activities such as hunting are partly responsible for these fires. In order to avoid unfortunate situations, SOPFEU recommends that hunters maintain good practices to prevent (...)

lire la suite


Advertising