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St. Ann’s Community, Penetanguishene, Ontario

The NAD has been enriched with a new community. His Eminence, Thomas Cardinal Collins, in collaboration with our major superiors, recently appointed our brother Daniel Tshimbalanga (from D.R.Congo) as pastor of Saint Ann’s parish, Penetanguishene and administrator of Paroisse Sainte Croix. Brothers Simon Bung (from Cameroon) and Rambabu (from India)...

St. Agnes & St. Anthony Twin Parishes, Edmonton, Alberta

This CFIC community started in the Twin Roman Catholic parishes of Edmonton on August 13, 2013. Rev. Fr. Joby Augustin as the Pastor and Rev. Fr. Silvichan Dominic Marattil as the Associate pastor and part-time Chaplain to the University Hospital. The Twin Parishes of St. Agnes & St. Anthony, as...

St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Columbus, Ohio

The CFIC was established in St. Elizabeth Church on July 12, 2016. Father Ramon Owera is the current Parish Administrator, and also serves as a chaplain and is involved in other hospital ministries throughout the Columbus and surrounding areas. Fr. John Mathew Vadakkettom was appointed by the bishop as Associate...

Immaculate Conception Community, Woodbridge, ON

Immaculate Conception Parish was erected on September 17, 1986, due to an influx of Catholic population in Woodbridge area. Fr Ugo Sturabotti was the pioneer Pastor of the parish where he oversaw the building of the church and then served there for sixteen years as the pastor. Fr. Daniele Bertoldi was...

Epiphany of Our Lord, Scarborough, Ontario

Epiphany of Our Lord Parish is a bilingual (English/Italian) and mutual community dedicated to becoming a faithful witness to the Lord Jesus, striving to live the message of the Gospel and the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and providing diverse opportunities for worship and spiritual and material needs of...

Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Parish, Calgary, AB

2007 – Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Community started with the arrival of Fr. Ugo Sturabotti and Fr. George Puramadathil, joined shortly after by Fr. Jimmy Puttananickal and Fr. Shibil Pariyathupadavil. 2013 – With the amalgamation of Our Lady of Grace and Our Lady of Guadalupe, the name of the parish changed...

Santa Maria Goretti, Edmonton, AB

The CFIC started its presence in the Archdiocese of Edmonton in 2010 with the opening of the community at Santa Maria Goretti Parish to serve the Italian parish in Edmonton in Archdiocese of Edmonton. Declared a historical monument in 1978, St. Joachim’s Roman Catholic Church was built in 1899 with a...

St. Mary’s, St. Paul Minnesota

The history of St. Mary’s Parish is almost as old as that of the Congregation. St. Mary’s story begins in 1865. The parish was administered by the diocesan priests and lately by the Oblates of Mary Immaculate.  After the Oblates left the parish, the CFIC was given the responsibility of...

Comunidad Del Beato Luis Monti, Merida, Mexico

In Central Mexico the congregation is characterized by a lively ecclesiastical reality. The CFIC opened its first home in 2003 in the city of Merida, devoting themselves to pastoral work in the parish and in the world of health. The entry into the community of the first local religious leaders and...