COVID-19 Search

News from the Chancery - July 5, 2024

Jul 5, 2024 11:04:00 AM

News from the Chancery is published each week to share information and upcoming events with the people of the Diocese of Victoria.

We have 3 items to share with you today:

1) The Diocese of Victoria is seeking a Communications Coordinator.  We are looking for a strong community-minded team member, with a commitment to the Mission of the Roman Catholic church and a strong work ethic, to assist the Bishop and the Chancellor with internal and external communications.  The job posting may viewed at ​https://www.rcdvictoria.org/employment.  All applications must be received by July 16, 2024.

2) July 15 is the deadline to apply for bursaries and awards offered by the Diocese of Victoria to outstanding students and educators.  More information and application forms are available at the following links:

  • The Jawl Bundon LLP Bursary ($2500): for a grade 12 Catholic student who has been accepted to a post-secondary institution.  Preference will be given to Indigenous students, and to students who live outside of Greater Victoria and Nanaimo.
  • The Blessed Marie Anne Blondin Bursary ($1000): for a lay woman who is accepted or enrolled in a program or course for ministry in the Church, such as religious education, social justice, liturgy, social action, care of the sick, etc.
  • The Char Deslippe Memorial Award($500): for a teacher working in Island Catholic Schools or a parish catechist serving in children, youth or adult ministry.

3) World Wide Marriage Encounter is offering a weekend marriage retreat on the mainland this fall from October 25-27, 2024.  Rekindle the romance, remind yourselves why you fell in love, and learn how to make a good marriage even better – you both deserve it!  Early bird pricing is available until September 9, and registration closes October 14.  For more info and to register, please visit ​https://beholdvancouver.org/events/couple-retreat-by-worldwide-marriage-encounter

the Chancery of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Victoria

Written by the Chancery of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Victoria

The Chancery serves as the administrative office of the Bishop and the Diocese. We support Catholic parishes, schools, and communities by providing services, resources, and ministries.

Other Related News

Jun 28, 2024 10:35:48 AM

Jun 21, 2024 10:50:26 AM

Jun 14, 2024 4:20:47 PM

Email Subscription

Our regular email newsletter is how we let you know what’s happening, what’s new, and what’s next.