The Diocese of Antigonish comprises the mainland Nova Scotia counties of Pictou, Antigonish, and Guysborough as well as Cape Breton Island. Our history can be traced back to May 1611, when two Jesuit .. continue reading
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Most Reverend Wayne Kirkpatrick
Most Rev. Wayne Kirkpatrick was appointed Bishop of Antigonish on December 18th, 2019 by His Holiness Pope Francis, and installed as the 10th Bishop of the Diocese of Antigonish on February 3rd, 2020.