The Archdiocese of Vancouver is home to Catholics from many countries and where the Holy Mass is celebrated in twenty two languages. Migrants leave their homes in search of a better life and face the difficult experience of migration in its various forms.
The theme chosen by Pope Francis for the upcoming World Day of Migrants and Refugees is “Minor migrants, vulnerable and... Read More
November 20-27, 2016 marks Restorative Justice week in Canada
Restorative Justice (RJ) understands crime from the prospective of the harm caused to people and relationships. It seeks to address the deepest needs of the victim, the offender, and the community.
The Prison ministry of the Archdiocese, Catholic Charities Justice Services (CCJS) focuses on RJ activities by visiting those in prison, attending to those returning to the community, offering support to victims and families,... Read More
On October 4, 2014 Catholic Charities Justice Services (CCSJ) of the Archdiocese of Vancouver presented “Sharing the Treasures of our Faith”, a volunteer support and development conference for those who serve our brothers and sisters in and outside of the prisons. This was a day to explore the rewarding... Read More
The Trafficked Human campaign is guided by the mission to educate and raise awareness of the law around exploited and trafficked individuals in Canada. We all have a responsibility to report to law enforcement any evidence of... Read More
Latest news ---The Passing of Bill C-36!We are excited as it moves us in the right direction. We have a lot of work to do and will continue to host Red Light Green Light film screenings in 2015!
As we move forward education will be paramount to ensuring this law will greatly... Read More