Archbishop’s Homily at the 60th Anniversary of Ordination of Archbishop Exner

Category: News & Events.

Feast Day of St. Thomas the Apostle 3 July 2017 John Paul II Pastoral Centre Dear Archbishop Exner, Bishop Monroe and brothers in the priesthood: Introduction On this feast of the Apostle Thomas, it is a joy for us is to be able to thank the good Lord for all that he has accomplished through his good shepherd, Archbishop Adam Exner, in the 60 years of his priestly ministry in the life of the Church, a ministry which... Read More

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Archbishop’s Homily at St. Thomas Aquinas High School Graduation (2017)

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29 June 2017 Dear brother priests, staff, students and friends in Christ: Introduction Before offering a short reflection on today’s feast, I first wish to offer heartfelt my congratulations to all students who have successfully completed this year of their studies and are moving forward to greater challenges in the years to come. Above all, I offer my best wishes and prayers to the graduates of STA on reaching this milestone in their life. You have... Read More

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Archbishop’s Homily at Canada’s 2017 Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

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2 July 2017 Holy Rosary Cathedral Dear brother priests, deacons, and brothers and sisters: Today’s Gospel In today’s Gospel Jesus instructs his Apostles before sending them out on mission for the first time to the villages of Galilee and Judea. He does not want to work alone. He wants to involve others in the mission entrusted to him by the Father.[1] To prepare them, Jesus stresses the essential aspects... Read More

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Archbishop Miller’s statement on Quebec shooting

Category: Statements.

‘We will continue to reach out in solidarity to the Muslim community’ Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, released the following statement today, Jan. 30, in response to Sunday’s shooting deaths at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec.   I am shocked and deeply saddened at the news of the deadly attack at a Quebec City mosque Sunday, and I send my sincere condolences to members of the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec,... Read More

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Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day

Category: News & Events, Statements.

AB-Miller St. Teresa of Jesus October 15, 2016   Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, “You formed my inmost being; you knit me in my mother’s womb” (Psalm 139:13-16).  How precious in God’s sight is the life of every child from the moment of conception! On our Archdiocese's first annual Pregnancy and Infant Loss... Read More

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Archbishop’s Homily for Mass of Farewell for Bishop-elect Joseph Nguyen

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St. Patrick’s, Vancouver 31 July 2016   Dear Bishop-elect Joseph, brothers in the priesthood and diaconate, consecrated women and men, seminarians, parishioners here at St. Patrick’s, always so welcoming to Archdiocesan celebrations, friends of Father Nguyen; brothers and sisters in Christ: Introduction This afternoon, we gather – as we do every Sunday – to give thanks and praise to our gracious God for his goodness to us.  But today we have... Read More

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