Canada National Saint Kateri Shrine

 Events

at the Saint Francis-Xavier Mission

 JUNE 6, 2021

Remembering and praying for the 215 children who die in the Residential School in Kamloops

215 candles were lit, each representing a child
Saint Francis-Xavier Mission in Kahnawake - Remembering the 215 children of Kamloops BC

Crown of the Blessed Virgin Mary

May 30, 2021

Each year, on the last Sunday of May, which is the Marian month, a lady member of  congregation of the Sanctuary will crown the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary with a handmade traditional beading work completely covering the crown.
The Blessed Virgin Mary - Saint Kateri ShrineThe Blessed Virgin Mary in the main church of the Saint Francis-Xavier Mission in KahnawakeSaint Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine in Kahnawake, Crowning of the Virgin Mary May 30, 2021

Novena to Saint Kateri

March 18 to March 26, 2021


Day 1, Thursday, March 18, 5:00 PM
Day 2, Friday, March 19, 5:00 PM
Day 3, Saturday, March 20, 5:00 PM
Day 4, Sunday, March 21, 10:45 AM
Day 5, Monday, March 22, 5:00 PM
Day 6, Tuesday, March 23, 5:00 PM
Day 7, Wednesday, March 24, 5:00 PM
Day 8, Thursday March 25, 5:00 PM
Day 9, Friday, March 26, 5:00 PM


 

Christmas 2020

Christmas Advent 2020

The Saint Francis-Xavier Mission is getting ready for the Advent and Christmas season ... More picture to come 
Saint Francis-Xavier Mission - Advent candles
Saint Francis-Xavier Mission Christmas decorations 2020
Saint Francis-Xavier Mission Christmas decorations 2020

August 27, 2020 we remembered the Orange Shirt Day

Remembering all the kids who died in Residential Schools

August 30, 2020

Remembering the 33 Ironworkers who perished in the tragedy of the Quebec Bridge

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Saint francis-xavier mission

An extraordinary event on January 30, 2018

The hand of Saint Francis-Xavier is brought to the Mission
courtesy of katericenter.com**


**(please note that the Kateri Center is not part of the Sanctuary, but it's an independent organisation)
SAINT FRANCIS-XAVIER MISSION - SAINT KATERI SHRINE

Previous Events Gallery

Chief Christine Zachary with Hon. Laura Boldrini, member of the Italian Parliament Chief Christine Zachary and Deacon Ronald Boyer with Hon. Laura Boldrini, member of the Italian Parliament Chief Christine Zachary with Hon. Laura Boldrini, member of the Italian Parliament Remembering Carleene Marie McDonald and all the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the first recorded album by the Mohawk Choir with a remastered cd Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the first recorded album by the Mohawk Choir with a remastered cd
Mass cocelebrated by Mgr Gendron Smudging ceremony by Tom Dearhouse Mgr Gendron at the Tomb of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Mgr Gendron, Father Exprit fmi, Deacon Brian Cordeiro and Deacon Ronald Boyer Father Esprit and John Delaronde - Return of the restored paintings to the Shrine Blessing of the restored painting of the Virgin Mary