On m’a conté St-Mathieu 1912-1987…

Hammond’s 75th Anniversary Album, published in 1987. The author of this scrapbook was Ms. Odette Lacroix-Lalonde. The publication of this book in digital format is courtesy of Mrs. Jocelyne Lacroix-Thivierge and Mrs. Monique Lacroix.


This monograph does not claim to be a rigid historical study, but rather a reminder of a series of events transmitted by the oral tradition and faithfully taken up by eyewitnesses from the beginning of St-Mathieu Parish, notably Mrs. Elsie Butler-Lacroix. Célima Diotte-Guindon, René and Ubald Gendron twins, Ovila Éthier, Délisca St-Jean-Goyer, Hervé St-Jean; documents, notes, memories, facts written and / or preserved by Anna Carriere-Gendron, Hazel Watson, John Finnamore Cooper. Facts of social, school and religious life have been recorded since the beginning of the community in the 1870s.

Questions or comments?

Joseph Lin Éveillard, parish priest

Open Office
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
9 am to 12 pm


Services offered

Initiations to the sacraments
Accompanying patients
Masses at the residence
Hours of prayer


Sunday Masses:
Sunday 9am

Mass at the residence:
Thursday 11am

Hours of prayer

Tuesday: 9 am to 12 pm
Thursday: 9 am to 12 pm