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.
Letter from CCCB to Minister of Justice
Further to the ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada this past February 6, the Catholic Bishops of Canada welcomed the announcement you made in media interviews last month when you said that the federal government will soon reveal details of its public consultations regarding new legislation on assisted suicide. More recently, my brother Bishops and I also noted media reports a few weeks ago which quoted you as saying that the consultation, "while not formally announced, has begun." Read more ...
The Great Feast of Pentecost
Pentecost is fundamental to the life of the Church. It is much more than part of Church history; it is the source for the whole mission and apostolate for our own day. Read more ...
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Give Us Time ...
The Archdiocese of Vancouver has informed us of a new website, giveustime.ca, by the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition of BC., in response to the recent ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada on assisted suicide and euthanasia... read more