Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Centre is located at 887 Keefer Street in the midst of the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver. While its mandate is addressing the spiritual needs of all people, the centre focuses especially on social aspects of Aboriginal life.... Read More
Catholic Cemeteries are sanctuaries for the living and the resting place for the faithfully departed. Your archdiocesan cemeteries are permanent places of remembrance and prayer in sacred, beautiful and serene environments.
The Adult Evangelization & Discipleship Office exists to help parishes and individual adults fulfill their mission to evangelize. It is tasked with promoting awareness of each Christian’s responsibility to share the Gospel, encouraging both parishes and individuals in this sacred duty, and providing training and resources, with emphasis on evangelization methods specially suited to proclaiming the Good News in our multicultural society.
The Office is currently focused on the following... Read More
"The Vigil, the Funeral Liturgy and the Committal set us on a path to a true healing, wholeness and peace."
Your Christian Burial Rites…Vigil, Liturgy and Committal
The Vigil (Wake Service), the Funeral Liturgy (Mass), and the Committal (Burial/Entombment) each have distinct purposes in the journey to healing and wholeness. The Vigil, the Funeral Liturgy and the Committal set us on a path to healing, wholeness and peace. We don’t have to face it alone, nor should we, our... Read More
DID YOU KNOW that Pope Benedict XVI called Ecclesial Movements and New Communities one of the most important innovations inspired by the Holy Spirit in the Church to emerge from the Second Vatican Council?
Pope John Paul II also called the rediscovery of the “charismatic dimension” of the Church one of the most... Read More