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12 Hours of Prayer for Palliative Care
12 Hours of Prayer for Palliative Care @ All Parishes
May 4 all-day
12 Hours of Prayer for Palliative Care Join the Catholic Women’s League (CWL) for 12 Hours of Prayer for Palliative Care on May 4, 2017 and be a profound witness to the sanctity of human life. On this day, we encourage everyone to pray either at home or with your CWL parish... Read more »
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Council Meeting 10:30 am
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Council Meeting @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Council Meeting @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Council Meeting First Nations and non-First Nations are invited to come the annual St. Kateri Tekawitha Council Meeting to be held in the Karol Wojtyla Hall at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre, 4885 Saint John Paul II Way, Vancouver on Thursday, May 4, from 10:30 p.m.... Read more »
Estate and Memorial Planning Presentation 7:00 pm
Estate and Memorial Planning Presentation @ Our Lady of Fatima Church (Coquitlam)
May 4 @ 7:00 pm
Estate and Memorial Planning Presentation @ Our Lady of Fatima Church (Coquitlam) | Coquitlam | British Columbia | Canada
Estate and Memorial Planning Presentation These presentations by the Archdiocese of Vancouver Catholic Cemeteries deal with matters you may not have thought about before, but will help you gather your thoughts before you write your first Will or prepare to update your will. Learn about the beauty and dignity of... Read more »
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Learn How to Parent Teens 6:30 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford)
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford) | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
Learn how to parent your teen From meeting your teen’s needs to helping them make good choices, the ALPHA Parenting Teenagers Course has much to offer! This is an opportunity to get help with the challenges you may be facing when raising a teen! Enjoy dinner and a first-class parenting... Read more »
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Pro-life Mass and Prayer Vigil 9:00 am
Pro-life Mass and Prayer Vigil @ Star of the Sea Church (White Rock)
May 6 @ 9:00 am
Pro-life Mass & Vigil Join us for a peaceful, prayerful vigil for unborn children and their parents on Saturday, May 6. Mass begins at 9 a.m. at Star of the Sea Church, White Rock, followed by a vigil in the Church. Visit rcav.org/pro-life-mass-and-prayer-vigil
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2nd Collection: Work of Vocations
World Day of Prayer for Vocations
World Day of Prayer for Vocations
May 7 all-day
World Day of Prayer for Vocations Good Shepherd Sunday, May 7, has traditionally been designated by the Church as the World Day of Prayer for Vocations.  The whole Church, therefore, is united today in praying that more men will answer God’s call to be the visible face of the Good... Read more »
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Estate Basics and Memorial Planning Presentation 7:00 pm
Estate Basics and Memorial Planning Presentation @ St. Nicholas Parish
May 9 @ 7:00 pm
Estate Basics and Memorial Planning Presentation @ St. Nicholas Parish | Langley | British Columbia | Canada
Estate Basics and Memorial Planning Presentation These presentations by the Archdiocese of Vancouver Catholic Cemeteries deal with matters you may not have thought about before but will help you gather your thoughts before you write your first Will or prepare to update your Will. Learn about the beauty and dignity... Read more »
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Couples Connect 7:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Connect with your spouse on a deeper level Improve friendship, fondness and admiration for your spouse! This 6-week workshop provides proven tools to help couples get through gridlocked conflict and enhance romance and intimacy. Format includes lectures and private couple exercises with feedback from counsellors. Couples will also receive a workbook... Read more »
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March for Life
March for Life @ Centennial Square
May 11 all-day
March for Life This year’s March for Life will be held on Thursday, May 11, marking the the 10th annual March for Life in Victoria. The March will commence from Centennial Square at 1:45 p.m. and proceed to the Legislature. The Rally will commence at 2:15 p.m. Theme is “Human... Read more »
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Learn How to Parent Teens 6:30 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford)
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford) | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
Learn how to parent your teen From meeting your teen’s needs to helping them make good choices, the ALPHA Parenting Teenagers Course has much to offer! This is an opportunity to get help with the challenges you may be facing when raising a teen! Enjoy dinner and a first-class parenting... Read more »
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Marian Month SFX Events begins 8:30 am
Marian Month SFX Events begins @ St. Francis Xavier Parish Vancouver
May 13 @ 8:30 am
Marian Month SFX Events begins @ St. Francis Xavier Parish Vancouver | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Marian Month SFX Events Marian Month Special Liturgical Celebration – Chinese May 13 (Saturday) – 8:30am Chinese mass followed by flower dedication and rosary recitation May 21 (Sunday) – Marian Procession at 12:30 noon May 24 (Wednesday) – Our Lady Help of Christian (World Day pray for Church in China)... Read more »
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Mother’s Day Mass 2:30 pm
Mother’s Day Mass @ Gardens of Gethsemani
May 14 @ 2:30 pm
Mother's Day Mass @ Gardens of Gethsemani | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
Mother’s Day Mass Join our families for Mass on Sunday, May 14 to remember and honour our mothers. Mass will be held at 2:30 p.m. in our Evangelist Chapel at Gardens of Gethsemani, Surrey. For more info., contact Terry Whitely at twhiteley@rccav.org.
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Focus on Life 2017 6:30 pm
Focus on Life 2017 @ Italian Cultural Centre
May 15 @ 6:30 pm
Focus on Life 2017 @ Italian Cultural Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Focus On Life Gala Dinner Join us for the 19th Annual Focus on Life Gala Dinner. This year’s theme is “Joy From the Unexpected” with featured speaker Kim Phúc, War Survivor and Human Rights Advocate. Monday, May 15 at 6:30 p.m. (Doors Open at 5:30 p.m.) at the Italian Cultural Centre, 3075... Read more »
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Couples Connect 7:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Connect with your spouse on a deeper level Improve friendship, fondness and admiration for your spouse! This 6-week workshop provides proven tools to help couples get through gridlocked conflict and enhance romance and intimacy. Format includes lectures and private couple exercises with feedback from counsellors. Couples will also receive a workbook... Read more »
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Community Vigil 1:00 pm
Community Vigil @ Christchurch Cathedral
May 18 @ 1:00 pm
Community Vigil @ Christchurch Cathedral | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Vancouver remembers and honours Join us on Thursday, May 18 for a community vigil for those who have been affected by the overdose crisis. Vigil will be hosted at Christchurch Cathedral, 690 Burrard St, Vancouver. Prayer services will be led by clergy and aboriginal elders. All are welcome – please share with community members,... Read more »
Dialogue with Lutherans 7:00 pm
Dialogue with Lutherans @ Mount Zion Lutheran Church, New Westminster
May 18 @ 7:00 pm
Dialogue with Lutherans Join the conversation on May 18 and 25, as we discuss, study, and pray “Together in Christ.” This resource was jointly released by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC). Sessions encourage the faithful to reflect prayerfully on the... Read more »
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Bishop Monroe’s 50th Anniversary of His Priestly Ordination 5:10 pm
Bishop Monroe’s 50th Anniversary of His Priestly Ordination @ Holy Rosary Cathedral
May 20 @ 5:10 pm
Bishop David Monroe’s 50th Ordination Anniversary Celebrate Bishop David Monroe’s 50th Priestly Ordination Anniversary, on Saturday, May 20. Mass will be held at Holy Rosary Cathedral at 5:10 p.m., followed by a ticketed dinner at the Italian Cultural Centre at 7:00 p.m. Each table seats ten guests and cost per... Read more »
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2nd Collection: Pope’s Pastoral Works
Mass for the Ordinariate 9:15 am
Mass for the Ordinariate @ St. Thomas' Chapel
May 21 @ 9:15 am
Mass for the Ordinariate Bishop Stephen Lopes will celebrate mass for the Ordinariate Fellowship of Our Lady of Walsingham on Sunday, May 21 at  9.15 a.m. in St. Thomas’ Chapel, 22587  121 Avenue, Maple Ridge by kind permission of Father Mathew To.
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Priesthood 125: Celebrating Frs. Francis Chang & Peter Chiang’s Ordination Anniversary 5:00 pm
Priesthood 125: Celebrating Frs. Francis Chang & Peter Chiang’s Ordination Anniversary @ St. Monica Church, Richmond
May 22 @ 5:00 pm
Celebrating Frs. Francis Chang & Peter Chiang’s Ordination Anniversary Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated by Archbishop Michael Miller at 5 pm in St. Monica Church, Richmond., followed by dinner from 6:15 pm at Continental Restaurant, Richmond (Cambie & No. 5 Rd.).
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World Day of Prayer for the Church in China
Couples Connect 7:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Connect with your spouse on a deeper level Improve friendship, fondness and admiration for your spouse! This 6-week workshop provides proven tools to help couples get through gridlocked conflict and enhance romance and intimacy. Format includes lectures and private couple exercises with feedback from counsellors. Couples will also receive a workbook... Read more »
World Day of Prayer for the Church in China 7:30 pm
World Day of Prayer for the Church in China @ St. Francis Xavier Church
May 24 @ 7:30 pm
A special Mass in Chinese will be held on May 24 (Wed.) 7:30 pm at St. Francis Xavier Church, Vancouver. All are welcome.
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Your Brain on Twitter 6:30 pm
Your Brain on Twitter @ Immaculate Conception Church (Delta)
May 25 @ 6:30 pm
Your Brain on Twitter Video games, online gaming, social media and all things electronic are here to stay with both positive and negative outcomes. How do we help children (and adults) cope with the ever-increasing culture of distraction? What can we do to counteract negative outcomes? This presentation will explore... Read more »
Dialogue with Lutherans 7:00 pm
Dialogue with Lutherans @ St. Peter’s Catholic Church, New Westminster
May 25 @ 7:00 pm
Dialogue with Lutherans Join the conversation on May 18 and 25, as we discuss, study, and pray “Together in Christ.” This resource was jointly released by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC). Sessions encourage the faithful to reflect prayerfully on the... Read more »
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Learn How to Parent Teens 6:30 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford)
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn How to Parent Teens @ St. Ann's Church (Abbotsford) | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
Learn how to parent your teen From meeting your teen’s needs to helping them make good choices, the ALPHA Parenting Teenagers Course has much to offer! This is an opportunity to get help with the challenges you may be facing when raising a teen! Enjoy dinner and a first-class parenting... Read more »
Ordinations to the Permanent Diaconate 7:00 pm
Ordinations to the Permanent Diaconate @ Holy Rosary Cathedral
May 26 @ 7:00 pm
  Ordinations to the Permanent Diaconate Join us as we welcome three more permanent deacons on Friday, May 26 at 7 p.m. Richard Chau, Patrick Dwan, and Tony Gray have gone through the archdiocese’s four-year permanent diaconate program of preparation for service to the local Church and will be ordained permanent... Read more »
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Who Am I? Workshop
Who Am I? Workshop @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 27 all-day
Who Am I? Workshop @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Who am I? Workshop Are you longing to improve your relationships or increase your happiness and productivity? Discover the richness within yourself. Join us for a 4 day workshop on May 27-28 and June 3-4 at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre, 4885 Saint John Paul II Way, Vancouver. To... Read more »
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Who Am I? Workshop
Who Am I? Workshop @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
May 28 all-day
Who Am I? Workshop @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Who am I? Workshop Are you longing to improve your relationships or increase your happiness and productivity? Discover the richness within yourself. Join us for a 4 day workshop on May 27-28 and June 3-4 at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre, 4885 Saint John Paul II Way, Vancouver. To... Read more »
World Communications Day
Mass of Remembrance 2:30 pm
Mass of Remembrance @ Gardens of Gethsemani
May 28 @ 2:30 pm
Mass of Remembrance @ Gardens of Gethsemani | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
Mass of Remembrance Join us for our monthly Mass of Remembrance as we pray for our family members that have passed away this month. Mass is on Sunday, May 28 at 2:30 p.m. in our Evangelist Chapel, at Gardens of Gethsemani, Surrey. For more info., please contact Terry Whiteley at twhiteley@rccav.org.
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Reclaim your dream and get married in the Church 6:30 pm
Reclaim your dream and get married in the Church @ Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish
May 31 @ 6:30 pm
Reclaim your dream and get married in the Church Would you like to get your marriage blessed so you can receive the sacraments? We can help you. On September 16, 2017, Archbishop Miller, CSB, will celebrate the blessing of marriages at St. Clare’s Parish, Coquitlam for a large number of civilly... Read more »