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

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

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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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