Pastoral Services


You will find below the updated version of the services offered to parishes with the contact information of the person responsible for each service. The staff members are available to come to your pastoral region or parish to offer these services. Don’t hesitate to contact us and take advantage of the resources available.


Contact Person

Resource Library

  • Allows parishes and parishioners to borrow, free of charge, CD, DVDs, VHS, religious books and pastoral resources for (Catechetics, New Evangelization, Marriage Preparation, etc.).

Florin Tatu




  • Publishes the diocesan bulletins Nouvelles hebdomadaires and Weekly News Bulletin; administers the Website, the Archdiocesan Database and internal/external communications.

  • Social Media

Gabrielle Marion




Kevin Prada

Evangelization and Adult Faith Formation

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and training (sessions and workshops) on New Evangelization, RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults), ALPHA and ongoing faith formation for lay adults

Lillian Ćulumović




  • Offers to parishes, schools and regions information on Catechetics and helps establish their own catechetical programs
  • Offers to Catechists and to teachers resources, training sessions, workshops and retreats

English Sector: Koreen Hrizai


French Sector: Diane Bélanger



  • Provides parishes and parishioners with a 3-year faith formation program for lay adults enabling parishioners to enter a faith journey and live their baptismal vocation by becoming true missionary disciples.

English Sector: Lillian Ćulumović


French Sector: Diane Bélanger


Marriage, Family and Life

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and training regarding marriage, natural family planning, infertility and activities regarding respect for life
  • Assists parishes with finding or organising marriage preparation sessions, marriage enrichment activities and resources for couples going through difficult times. 

Sophie Freynet-Agossa &

Nadine Fetherston

 English sector: 


French sector:



Youth & Young Adult Ministry

  • Provides parishes and regions with information and helps establish their own  youth ministry groups
  • Offers training, retreats and resources for Youth Ministry Leade

Mireille Grenier




Contact Person


Director, Promotion of Vocations



Director, Vocations to the Priesthood



Archbishop Albert LeGatt



Fr. Joshua Gundrum


Liturgy & Celebrations

  • Provides parishes and pastoral regions with access to liturgical resources and training

English Sector: 

Darren Yarechewski

French Sector:

Sr. Jeannine Vermette

Interchurch & Interfaith Dialogue

  • Offers to parishes and parishioners resources and formation regarding Ecumenism and Interfaith Dialogue
  • Coordinates events and initiatives or formation sessions with other religions and denominations

Greg Barrett


Renewal & Growth of Parish Pastoral Councils

  • Provides information and formation for the renewal and growth of parishes.
  • Helps parishes form and run a Parish Pastoral Councils (PPC).

Mike Fritschij

Bernie Quennelle


Ministry of Presence to the Sick, the Elderly and the Disabled

  • Offers formation and resources to parishes and all individuals interested in the ministry for the Sick and the Elderly 
  • Provides training (sessions and workshops) and retreats for Eucharistic Ministers bringing communion to the Sick and the Elderly

Stepan Bilynskyy,
Permanent Deacon

Social Justice

  • Provides parishes and pastoral regions with resources and training in order to develop Parish Social Justice activities.

Prison Ministry (Tri-diocesan Committee )

  • Offers speaker and presentation resources to parishes and church groups
  • Fosters and promotes a spirit of compassionate and healing care for all impacted by crime in keeping with evangelical restorative justice principles.

Louis Balcaen



Yolande Le Quéré


Refugee Sponsorship & Welcoming Newcomers (English)

  • Enables parishes to get involved in programs to welcome refugees and newcomers (new immigrants).

Gelila Hailu


Missionary Efforts (Pontifical Mission Societies and Missionary Projects)

  • Provides information to parishioners about the Pontifical Mission Societies
  • Provides collaboration to parishes for the development of missionary projects

Sister Anne Adounkpe, FMM


Services to Parishes & Communities