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. 


December 24 :

  • 5:00 p.m. – Family mass
  • 7:00 p.m. – English mass
  • 9:00 p.m. – Family mass
  • 11:00 p.m. – Family mass

December 25:

  • 10:30 a.m. – mass at the Foyer des Pionniers
  • 11:00 a.m. – Mass at the Cathedral

December 31 :

  • 7:15 p.m. – Mass

January 1 :

  • 10:30 a.m. mass at Foyer des Pionniers
  • 11:00 a.m. – New Year Day bilingual mass at the Cathedral





  • Attention all Knights of Columbus brothers of the Hearst Council!
    You and your families are invited to the Christmas family lunch at Place des Arts on Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Santa has promised to visit us at 11:00 am and will have a present for all children. Come in large numbers with your children, grandchildren and / or great grandchildren. Cost per family: Free, if you have questions call Maurice Lemaire 705-362-8296.
  • Christmas Show at École Pavillon Notre-Dame: There will be a Christmas show by the students at École Pavillon Notre-Dame on Wednesday, December 11 at the Cathedral, from 6 pm to 8 pm
  • Poinsettia flower gift – Parishioners, you can now bring your bouquets of poinsettia flowers to the Parish. You can take them directly to the secretary’s office or drop them off on the table in the big meeting room. We would like to thank all the parishioners
  •  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
  • Christmas Dinner: This year we will only have a Christmas dinner on Friday December 20th 2019. You can now buy your card at the reception. Dinner will be served in the great room of the Club Action Hearst.
  • 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.
  • Note that the Hearst Action Club will be closed from December 20th to January 6th, 2020.