Development Office Mandate

Category: Stewardship.

Mandate

The Development Office (DO) is responsible for drawing up and implementing a comprehensive development program to secure the financial resources required to support the ministries and programs of the Archdiocese of Vancouver. The Development Office assists the Archdiocese, its related charities and parishes with their fundraising activities. The Development Office has management responsibility for the annual appeal known as Read More

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Forming the Stewardship Committee or Team

Category: Stewardship.

Not another Committee!?!

There is some truth in the observation that “God so loved the world that he sent His Only Son ‐ He did not send a committee.” Although, it can be argued that the first thing His Only Son did was to form a committee (The Twelve Apostles). The Apostles were a vital part of the success of the mission of Jesus Christ. Despite their doubts and denial of Jesus, they were the first to eventually believe in Him and to try to imitate Him.... Read More

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Definitions of Stewardship

Category: Stewardship.

Definitions of Stewardship

It is difficult to teach or practice stewardship, unless we have a clear understanding of exactly what stewardship is. If we wish to embrace stewardship, we must gradually learn to embrace every definition or aspect of stewardship.

  • Scripture Based

    All of the teachings of stewardship come directly from the Gospels, the Old Testament and the letters of the New Testament. Stewardship is not a new fad, or... Read More

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Archbishop Miller 2010 Stewardship Conference Message

Category: Stewardship.

Stewardship in the Archdiocese of Vancouver

Welcome Message from Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB

At the Archdiocese of Vancouver Stewardship Conference

Held on November 12 to 13, 2010 at St. Helen's Parish, Burnaby



Dear Fathers; Ladies and Gentlemen: 

I want to begin by thanking you for your presence here this evening, an encouraging sign of your interest in and commitment to stewardship in our local Church.... Read More

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Stewardship A Way of Life

Category: Stewardship.

Stewardship is a Way of Life

Stewardship is a way of life. The Stewardship Office is committed to promoting the spirit of stewardship in all aspects of the Christian living. We support parishes by developing, fostering and facilitating leadership and formation in stewardship. Stewardship is an all encompassing lifestyle, a life of total accountability to God through responsible Christian living. It begins by acknowledging God as the creator and owner of... Read More

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