Diocese of Victoria
The Catholic Diocese of Victoria comprises the whole of Vancouver Island, the islands off the west coast and the islands to the west of the main shipping channel up the Inside Passage. The Diocese of Victoria ministers to approximately 94,000 Catholics on Vancouver Island.
Emergency and Reconstruction Projects in the Middle East Sponsored by Canadian Catholic Agencies
In response to needs for emergency assistance and reconstruction in the Middle East, three Canadian Catholic agencies are collecting funds for the suffering people of Iraq, Gaza and Syria: the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP), CNEWA Canada, and Aid to the Church in Need. The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and Canadian dioceses are encouraging Catholics to support the three agencies in their work. Read more.
Salt & Light TV to Broadcast Installation Mass for Bishop-Elect Gordon
The Installation Mass for Bishop-Elect Gary Gordon, scheduled for Thursday, August 28, 2014, will be broadcast by Salt & Light TV. Click here to visit their website, where you will be able to opt in to receive a notification when the broadcast service begins. Note: this will open a new window and take you away from the Diocese of Victoria's website.
The Diocese of Victoria is pleased to announce that the Installation Mass for the Most Reverend Gary Gordon will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 7:00 pm at St. Andrew's Cathedral. More details about the celebration will follow. Entrance is by Invitation or Reserved Ticket only; for more information please contact your Diocese of Victoria parish.
Bishop-Elect Gary Gordon on CBC Radio
Bishop-Elect Gary Gordon was interviewed on June 17, 2014, by Jo-Ann Roberts of the CBC Radio Program All Points West. Click to listen!