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

Category: Statements, Uncategorized.

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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Archbishop Miller address to CWL Convention

Category: News & Events.

The Jubilee Year of Mercy

CWL Provincial Convention

18 June 2016

Introduction At the outset, before offering some reflections on the Jubilee Year of Mercy we are celebrating, I would like to express my enormous gratitude to all of you for being joyful Catholic women of faith, unafraid to confront the often difficult situations in the Church and society – and for all... Read More

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Tuesday Update

Category: News & Events.

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Ongoing Items

Introducing the Archdiocese of Vancouver's new Priorities and Goals

Our Evangelizing Mission will focus our pastoral efforts and mission as we work to intentionally help people experience God's merciful love. Visit to read more about each of our Priorities and Goals.

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Archbishop Miller’s statement on Fort McMurray fire

Category: News & Events.

Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller released the following statement about the wildfire destruction and damage in Fort McMurray, Alta. VANCOUarchbishop2VER (May 10, 2016) - With the faithful of the Archdiocese of Vancouver, I offer my heartfelt prayers for the people of Fort McMurray, Alta., during their time of crisis. May God bless them and protect them through... Read More

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Archbishop Miller’s Letter re: Ecuador Second Collection

Category: News & Events.

May 1, 2016 archbishop2Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, On April 16, 2016, a violent earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale struck Ecuador.  Hundreds were killed, and thousands have been left injured or in need of assistance. The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace has allocated emergency relief efforts though its partner organization... Read More

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Pastoral Appointments 2016

Category: News & Events.

All appointments are effective July 14, 2016.


This year there are no changes or new appointments for Pastors in the Archdiocese

Assistant Pastors

 Chu-Paul Fr. Paul... Read More

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Bill C-14 sets Canada on a ‘tragic course’: Archbishop

Category: News & Events, Statements.

Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller released the following statement about the assisted-suicide bill

VANCOUVER (April 14, 2016) – Unfortunately, the “medical assistance in dying” legislation introduced in Parliament today sets Canada on the tragic course of offering death as the solution to pain and suffering. Bill C-14 is problematic on many levels: ambiguous as to who qualifies for assisted suicide, lacking in conscience protection for institutions, and devoid... Read More

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