There are a number of existing parish-based men’s groups in the Archdiocese, in which men come together to pray, study the faith, and support each other. We hope to encourage more of these, convinced that men need other men, brothers with whom they can grow in their faith, find mutual encouragement, and develop Christ-centred friendships. See below for a directory of existing groups, plus a list of recommended resources.
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild is a society of artists and associates promoting the practice and appreciation of sacred arts in conformity with the magisterium of the Catholic Church.
The aims of the guild touch upon the spiritual, educational, promotional and practical aspects of sacred art.
For more information about the guild, go to their website by clicking Read More
The Liturgy of the Hours (also known as the Divine Office) is a set of daily prayers prescribed by the Catholic Church to be recited at the canonical hours by the clergy, religious orders, and laity. Together with the Mass, it constitutes the official public prayer life of the Church. The links below give you an idea of the times of day the prayers are to be said, in order from earliest to latest in the day. Click on them to follow and pray today's prayers further... Read More
Pastoral Letter on Chastity from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
“Chastity is a very real challenge, particularly for young people in our country today,” says Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller, as he introduces a pastoral letter to young people on chastity. (To view pdf ... Read More
As stated in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC)
1499 "By the sacred anointing of the sick and the prayer of the priests the whole Church commends those who are ill to the suffering and glorified Lord, that he may raise them up and save them. And indeed she exhorts them to contribute to the good of the People of God by freely uniting themselves to the Passion and death of Christ." (Read More
O most holy heart of Jesus, fountain of every blessing, I adore you, I love you, and with lively sorrow for my sins I offer you this poor heart of mine. Make me humble, patient, pure and wholly obedient to your will. Grant, Good Jesus, that I may live in you and for you. Protect me in the midst of danger. Comfort me in my afflictions. Give me health of body, assistance in my temporal needs, your blessing on all that I do, and... Read More