Policies & Procedures

Category: About the Archdiocese, Uncategorized.

The Policy and Procedure Manual of The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton is now published as an online listing of individual policies in PDF format. Consult the list below for current archdiocesan policies. Click on the  Maximize sign to open each section. [su_accordion] [su_spoiler title="Administration & Organization"] Read More

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Diocesan Coat of Arms

Category: About the Archdiocese.

Diocesan Coat of Arms

The armorial bearings of the Archdiocese of Vancouver are described as follows in the technical language of heraldry:

Or in base upon water barry wavy azure and argent a lymphad azure full sail argent with cross or and a net or cast upon the waters; in chief a mullet argent set between the second and third dancetty of three points azure, the Chi-Rho centered or, between an heraldic rose argent... Read More

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Archdiocese Backgrounder

Category: About the Archdiocese.

HistoryThe Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vancouver has been faithfully serving Catholics in British Columbia since its formation by Pope Pius X in 1908. The Archdiocese covers primarily B.C.’s Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. It has about 430,000 baptized Catholics within its boundaries. Read More

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