CAISSIE, Reverend Louis-Philippe - a priest of the Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth, died on June 22, 2017 at the QEII Infirmary, Halifax at the age of 79.
Father Caissie was born in Grande-Digue, NB, the son of the late J. Edmond and Marguerite Rita (Poirier) Caissie. He spent his formative years in Grande-Digue, NB, before moving to Halifax where he graduated from St. Patrick's High School (1955) and completed undergraduate studies at Saint Mary's University, and theology at Holy Heart Seminary, all in Halifax. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1962 by Most Rev. Norbert Robichaud in Grande-Digue, NB.
Next weekend, July 7-9, youth from across the Atlantic provinces will come together for our 11th Steubenville Atlantic. Not a high school student but wondering what happens at our annual youth conference? Curious to see what 600 young people praising God looks like? Are you someone who wants to show your support of the young people in our diocese? Join us! There are two opportunities for you to get a feel for the energy and excitement that is unique to a Steubenville Youth Conference:
Are you seeking work in the Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth? A posting for an Parish Secretary/Bookkeeper has recently been listed. See the Employment Opportunities section of our website under (Admin Services / Human Resources).
Dear Priests and Deacons,
Archbishop Mancini wishes to announce that he has appointed Deacon Robert Doyle as Director of Deacons to succeed Deacon Christopher Coffin. He has also appointed Fr. Michael Grace as the Director of Formation for the Deacons. Both appointments are effective August 1, 2017.
Starting June 19 visitors and locals alike will have the opportunity to learn about the rich history contained within two our cemeteries through guided tours. Below are the details:
Join Archbishop Mancini along with men and women across the Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth as we gather to enjoy a meal and raise funds and awareness about the Ministry of Care and Companionship. The 5th Annual Archbishop’s Dinner & Auction promises to be an evening filled with laughter and meaning as we share stories and break bread.