BC Bishops’ Campaign in Support of Healing and Reconciliation

BC Bishops’ Campaign in Support of Healing and Reconciliation

26 July 2021

The Catholic bishops of British Columbia recognize the need for a province-wide initiative to raise funds to support healing and reconciliation among Indige...

Statement in Response to Penelakut Island Graves

Statement in Response to Penelakut Island Graves

13 July 2021

On 13 July 2021, Bishop Gary issued a statement in response to the disclosure of more than 160 unmarked graves on the site of the former Kuper Island Indian...

Statement of Apology and Commitment

Statement of Apology and Commitment

3 June 2021

Apology and Commitment -  The discovery of the remains of 215 children found at the former Kamloops Residential School shines a light on a painful tragedy f...

Diocesan Blog

Reflections on Canada Day

Reflections on Canada Day

30 June 2021

Canada Day this year is an opportunity for us all to reflect on these lands we call home. As Bishop Gary said in his 2016 pastoral letter Our Majestic Lands...

An Opportunity to Connect

An Opportunity to Connect

23 June 2021

A livestream operator at her station It was a happy day when BC’s Restart plan allowed us to st art gathering in-person for Mass again. But in-person Masses...

News

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

20 July 2021

“I am with you always”. This is the theme Pope Francis has chosen for the first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, which will be celebrated this Su...

Sisters of St. Ann sign Memorandum of Understanding with Royal BC Museum

Sisters of St. Ann sign Memorandum of Understanding with Royal BC Museum

24 June 2021

On June 23, 2021, the Sisters of St. Ann (SSA) and the Royal BC Museum signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will provide enhanced access of the SSA’s...