At the invitation of the Vice Governor General – North America and the Lieutenants of Canada, you are invited to participate in the Canadian National Investiture of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, September 28-29, 2019, in Montreal. This opportunity will allow everyone to celebrate the investiture of the new Knights and Dames from across Canada. They will be admitted to our Order whose primary mission is to support our Christian sisters and brothers in the Holy Land, this Land where Christ has lived the mysteries of our Redemption. We will be honored to welcome you.
|The Lieutenants of Canada||Dignitaries of the Order invited||Present Lieutenants
of North America
| H.E. Trudy Comeau, Atlantic
H.E. Hugh MacKinnon, Toronto
H.E. Rosemarie Wertschek, Vancouver
S.E. Jean-Claude Michaud, Quebec
S.E. Luc Harvey, Montreal
| The Grand Master of the Order, His Eminence
Edwin Frederick Cardinal O’Brien (Rome)
The Pro-Grand Prior of the Order from
Vice Governor General-North America
Past Vice Governors General-North America:
| H.E. Victoria Downey, Eastern
H.E. Valencia Camp, Middle Atlantic
H.E. Max Brown, North Central
H.E. Gerard Foley, Northeastern
H.E. Thompson Faller, Northwestern
H.E. Shawn Cleary, Northern
H.E. Mark Rodi, Southeastern
H.E. Thomas Standish, Southwestern
H.E. Michael Feeley, Western
H.E. José Frontera, Puerto Rico
H.E. Gustavo Rincón, Mexico
Friday, September 27 at 8 p.m.
|THE DIVA HAS FUN
Natalie Choquette, soprano
Arrive early to enjoy the concert of sacred songs organized by the Lieutenancy of Montreal and featuring Natalie Choquette, a soprano like no other. This multi-lingual Quebec artist, who has a career where concerts, shows and international tours follow one another prestissimo, has been adored by more than two million spectators around the world. She will offer us an exclusive show of sacred songs.
An evening not to be missed in an exceptional venue!
In order to celebrate this 2019 Canadian National Investiture and to make it a memorable moment, the Lieutenancy of Montreal is pleased to invite you to attend this superb concert.
Saturday September 28
|3:00 pm||Ceremony of Promises and Prayers|
|5:00 pm||Conference on the Holy Land|
Sunday September 29
|7:30 am||Breakfast and Spiritual Conference
Fairmount Queen Elizabeth Hotel
|2:00 pm||Investiture Ceremony
Mary Queen of the World Cathedral
|6:00 pm||Cocktail and Gala Dinner
Fairmount Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Registration fee (CAD $ 550) includes two conferences, breakfast, cocktail and two banquets, busing to Vigil Service and back to downtown hotels, investiture booklets, tips and taxes.
Cost is CAD $ 520 if you use your own car to travel to the Saturday Vigil at the St Joseph’s Oratory.
The Canada-Montreal Lieutenancy is pleased to offer you a complimentary ticket to the Friday night September 27 concert at the Cathedral if you register for the investiture weekend. Please indicate your intention when booking on the website link below. One free ticket per registered person.
A welcome kit will be given to all registered participants at the 2019 Canadian National Investiture Welcome Table in the lobby of the Fairmount Queen Elizabeth Hotel, located at 900 Blvd. René-Lévesque, at the corner of Mansfield Street.
For those who do not register to the 2019 Canadian National Investiture, VIP Concert tickets are also available at CAD $ 150 for VIP seats and regular tickets at CAD $ 50. You can book your tickets by completing the ordering form or buy them at the Mary Queen of the World Cathedral shop. Tickets ordered from this site will be available at Mary Queen of the World Cathedral beginning at 6 pm on Friday, September 27, 2019.
To register for this historical Canadian National Investiture and for Natalie Choquette's concert,