Notre Dame de l’Assomption Cathedral

815 Kitchener Street

P.O. Box 817

Hearst  ON P0L 1N0

Tel.: (705) 362-4042

Fax: (705) 362-4650


Parish Priests:

  • Rev. Maxwell Ojukivu
  • Rev. Fernand Villeneuve 
  • Rev. Aimé Minkala

Administrative Assistant: Cloé Lepage St. Amour







Open from Tuesday to Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Pastors are available by appointment Tuesday to Friday.


Monday – no mass

Tuesday to Friday (at the cathedral) – 9:30 a.m.

On 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays monthly – Belle Rivière and St. Paul

Saturdays – 7:15 p.m.

Sunday – 10:00 a.m.

English Mass – every 1st and 3rd Sunday at 11:15 a.m. 





Baptisms: please notify us as soon as possible after birth. Baptism is usually celebrated on Sunday, but other arrangements can be made.

Weddings: to allow for preparation, please meet the priest at least six months before your wedding.

Sacrament of Reconciliation: at the rectory or weekdays before masses. 

Sacrament of the Sick: if someone is sick at home, do not hesitate to call the priest.



  • Envelope boxes for the year 2020 are now available! – Please note that your quest envelope boxes for 2020 are now available. They are placed on a table in the back of the Church. For the people that don’t have a box of envelopes and wishes to get one, please come at the secretary’s office at the presbytery. Thank you for your generosity!
  • Café – Chat: Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    ➢ Topic: Fall prevention
    ➢ Guest: Kathleen Levesque from the Porcupine Health Unit
  • Kindergarten registration – Tuesday January 28. See the weekly bulletin for details.
  • Every 2nd Saturday of the month: Mass of the Knights of Columbus and the Daughters of Isabella
  • Every 1st Monday of the month: Knights of Columbus meeting 4th degree at 7:30 pm
  • Every second Monday of the month: Knights of Columbus meeting
    3rd degree at 7:30 pm
  • Every 2nd Thursday of the month: meeting of the Daughters of Isabella at 7:30 pm
  • refer to the weekly bulletin for all monthly activities  for the Hearst Action Club (Club Action Hearst); Groupe Joie de Vivre – Al-Anon (Joy of Life Al-Anon Group) ; the Knights of Columbus and the Daughters of Isabella.