Infrastructure Renewal Tools

Category: Parishes.

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Infrastructure Renewal

Category: Parishes.

IR   In July 2012, The Archdiocese of Vancouver commissioned Ausenco Canada Inc. to undertake a professional engineering study of its school and church buildings to determine their capacity to protect occupants during a significant earthquake. The Read More

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Thank You, Project Advance!

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Our 2015 goal of $3 million remains the same as last year reflecting the many challenges for which the Archdiocese takes responsibility. The core need continues for secondary... Read More

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Infrastructure Renewal Frequently Asked Questions

Category: Parishes.

The public schools have been upgrading their buildings for several years. Why are we only starting now?

Unlike public schools, we have no capital funds available to us, so the enormity of the job is clear. What we want to do now is make sure our schools meet seismic standards. By working with each other and the Archdiocese we will do that. It’s important to keep in mind that most earthquake-related injuries result from collapsing walls,... Read More

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Infrastructure Renewal Press Releases

Category: Parishes.

By 2015, every parish will have in place a comprehensive plan for dealing with the infrastructure needs of its school, church and hall, and for any future development of their sites. - Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, Pentecost 2013

  The Archdiocese is embarking on a large-scale process of planning for the future development of all our parish and school facilities.  Here are some... Read More

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Project Advance Appeals

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What is Communion

Category: Parishes.

What is Communion

As stated in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC)

1322 The holy Eucharist completes Christian initiation. Those who have been raised to the dignity of the royal priesthood by Baptism and configured more deeply to Christ by Confirmation participate with the whole community in the Lord's own sacrifice by means of the Eucharist.(Read More

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What is Confirmation

Category: Parishes.

As stated in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC)

1285 Baptism, the Eucharist, and the sacrament of Confirmation together constitute the "sacraments of Christian initiation," whose unity must be safeguarded. It must be explained to the faithful that the reception of the sacrament of Confirmation is necessary for the completion of baptismal grace. For "by the sacrament of Confirmation, [the baptized] are more perfectly bound to the... Read More

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