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The Catholic Faith – in plain English 7:00 pm
The Catholic Faith – in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Catholic Faith - in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Learn the teachings and practices of the Catholic Faith in this robust course. This course is suitable for all adult learners including Catholics and non-Catholics. It will be especially useful for anyone who teaches religious education (PREP, RCIA, Catholics Schools), anyone in lay ministry (youth ministry, young adult ministry, prayer... Read more »
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Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex 7:00 pm
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex @ Various Locations - Please see below for details
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex @ Various Locations - Please see below for details
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex  Canada’s current law criminalizes the buyers of sex. The challenge we face today is the enforcement of this law in order to reduce the demand for buying of sex. Seattle and other cities across Canada and the USA are implementing a Demand Reduction Model to reduce commercial sexual exploitation. This model focuses... Read more »
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 7:30 pm
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 @ St. Mary's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 2 @ 7:30 pm
Mission Ablaze Life in the Spirit Seminar; Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm starting Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2018 at the church basement. Receive Power and Gifts of the Holy Spirit
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Feast of the Dedication of the Cathedral
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex 7:00 pm
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex @ Various Locations - Please see below for details
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex @ Various Locations - Please see below for details
Reduce the Demand for Buying Sex  Canada’s current law criminalizes the buyers of sex. The challenge we face today is the enforcement of this law in order to reduce the demand for buying of sex. Seattle and other cities across Canada and the USA are implementing a Demand Reduction Model to reduce commercial sexual exploitation. This model focuses... Read more »
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Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond 7:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption | Port Coquitlam | British Columbia | Canada
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond Dates: October 4, 11, 25, November 1, 8, 15 Time: 7 – 9 pm Location: Our Lady of the Assumption – 3141 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 4L2 Cost: $40 – This is a one-time cost reduction due to a generous donor “Couples Connect:... Read more »
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A Contemplative Journey with Jesus
A Contemplative Journey with Jesus @ Holy Family Parish
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
A Contemplative Journey with Jesus @ Holy Family Parish | Sechelt | British Columbia | Canada
Holy Family Parish in Sechelt BC will host an Ignatian Retreat, A Contemplative Journey with Jesus, Friday, October 5, 7 to 9 pm and Saturday, October 6, 9 am to 3 pm, presented by the Hon. Graydon Nicholas, Spiritual Director and Group Guide of Ignatian Spirituality and a member of... Read more »
St. Faustina’s Feast Day
St. Faustina’s Feast Day @ St. James Church
Oct 5 all-day
St. Faustina's Feast Day @ St. James Church | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
First Friday Mass in honour of St. Faustina, Apostle of the Divine Mercy. Official Mass Propers. Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction after the Mass.
A Personal Encounter with Jesus 7:00 pm
A Personal Encounter with Jesus @ Holy Family Parish Sechelt
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm
A Personal Encounter with Jesus   Come to beautiful Sechelt for A Contemplative Journey with Jesus, Friday, October 5, 7-9 pm, and Saturday, October 6, 9 am-3 pm, presented by the Hon. Graydon Nicholas, Ignatian Spiritual Director and member of the Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick. You will learn... Read more »
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St. Mary’s Padre Pio Prayer Group 8:30 am
St. Mary’s Padre Pio Prayer Group @ St. Mary's Parish
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
St. Mary's Padre Pio Prayer Group @ St. Mary's Parish | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
St. Mary’s Padre Pio Prayer Group This year marks the 50th year of the death anniversary and 100th year of the visible stigmata of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina. We will have a Commemoration Mass on October 6th, at 8:30AM. Padre Pio never wanted to “retire” from his priestly ministry. He... Read more »
Pro-life Mass and Prayer Vigil 9:00 am
Pro-life Mass and Prayer Vigil @ St. Matthew's Parish
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am
Pro-life Mass & Vigil Join us for a peaceful, prayerful vigil for unborn children and their parents on Saturday, Oct. 6. Mass is at 9:00 a.m. at St. Matthew’s, Surrey, followed by the Rosary. For upcoming dates visit https://rcav.org/pro-life-mass-and-prayer-vigil/
Authentic and Respectful Self-Assertiveness begins 9:30 am
Authentic and Respectful Self-Assertiveness begins @ St. Nicholas Parish
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Authentic and Respectful Self-Assertiveness Group discussion on the theme of assertiveness. There will be 8 sessions. For workshop information and to reserve a spot, please contact Jane Waldock at jane.k.waldock@gmail.com.
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Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, Patroness of the Archdiocese
Rosary Coast to Coast
Rosary Coast to Coast @ North America
Oct 7 all-day
Rosary Coast to Coast @ North America
We are asking all participants to join together to pray the 54-day “Novena for Our Nation” beginning on August 15, the Feast of the Assumption through to October 7, the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. We ask all individuals from all nations to join together in prayer as a preparation for... Read more »
Rosary Coast to Coast at St. Paul’s North Van 12:45 pm
Rosary Coast to Coast at St. Paul’s North Van @ St. Paul's Parish
Oct 7 @ 12:45 pm
Please join Catholics from North and West Vancouver to pray a North Shore “Rosary Coast-to-Coast Canada” on the Feast Day of Our Lady of the Rosary, October 7, at St. Paul’s Church, 424 West Esplanade, North Vancouver. Squamish Nation drummers and singers will call us to assemble in front of... Read more »
Blessing of the Animals 2:00 pm
Blessing of the Animals @ St. Clare of Assisi Parish
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm
Dogs, cats, budgies etc., all pets are welcome (except snakes) to be BLESSED on Sunday, Oct. 7th at 2:00pm at St. Clare of Assisi Parish, 1320 Johnson St., Coquitlam in a tradition dating back to the times of St. Francis in the 12th century. We will be accepting donations of... Read more »
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The Catholic Faith – in plain English 7:00 pm
The Catholic Faith – in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Catholic Faith - in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Learn the teachings and practices of the Catholic Faith in this robust course. This course is suitable for all adult learners including Catholics and non-Catholics. It will be especially useful for anyone who teaches religious education (PREP, RCIA, Catholics Schools), anyone in lay ministry (youth ministry, young adult ministry, prayer... Read more »
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Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 7:30 pm
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 @ St. Mary's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 9 @ 7:30 pm
Mission Ablaze Life in the Spirit Seminar; Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm starting Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2018 at the church basement. Receive Power and Gifts of the Holy Spirit
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Dying Healed at St. John the Apostle
Dying Healed at St. John the Apostle @ St. John the Apostle
Oct 10 – Oct 12 all-day
This event is hosted by Vancouver’s Life Community Please join us for these 3 evenings. Wed. Oct 10th to Fri. Oct. 12th. This is a preparatory training and volunteer recruitment program for those who would like to spend time with the elderly, ill, disabled and dying. Understand concepts such as... Read more »
Journey 101 begins
Journey 101 begins @ Chilliwack Alliance Church
Oct 10 all-day
Journey 101 begins @ Chilliwack Alliance Church | Chilliwack | British Columbia | Canada
Journey Canada is a non-denominational community-based, Christ-centred discipleship ministry. The Archdiocese of Vancouver supports the work of Journey Canada. Journey 101 is a six-week introductory course that helps participants identify their struggles and make the choice to embrace their lifelong healing journey. Wednesdays, October 10 to November 14 Read more... Read more »
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Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond 7:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption | Port Coquitlam | British Columbia | Canada
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond Dates: October 4, 11, 25, November 1, 8, 15 Time: 7 – 9 pm Location: Our Lady of the Assumption – 3141 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 4L2 Cost: $40 – This is a one-time cost reduction due to a generous donor “Couples Connect:... Read more »
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Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit “Windows Into Heaven” Opening Event 7:00 pm
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit “Windows Into Heaven” Opening Event @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit "Windows Into Heaven" Opening Event @ John Paul II  Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
An exhibition of original sacred art by local Catholic liturgical artists presented by The Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild. Up to 40 art works. The VocalArt Ensemble directed by Mark Donnelly will give a discussion/concert of original liturgical compositions.
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CFC-KFC Family Conference 2018
CFC-KFC Family Conference 2018 @ Chandos Pattison Auditorium
Oct 13 – Oct 14 all-day
CFC-KFC Family Conference 2018 @ Chandos Pattison Auditorium | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
2-Day Event: October 13 & 14 All families with kids ages 4-12 years old are invited. Join us, along with many other families for this once in a lifetime experience for your family to spend much-needed quality time with each other. Eat together, Have fun together, Pray together, Grow in... Read more »
Who Am I? 9:00 am
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish | Langley | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 13, 14, 27 & 28 Cost: Contact Jane Waldock “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your being, or dynamic inner core (the... Read more »
Fall Workshop: Share the Journey 9:30 am
Fall Workshop: Share the Journey @ St. Andrew's Parish
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Fall Workshop: Share the Journey @ St. Andrew's Parish | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
This year, Development and Peace- Caritas Canada is joining forces with Pope Francis and Caritas Internationalis by inviting Canadians to share the journey with those living the tragedy of forced migration. Launched in Rome in September 2017, the Share the Journey campaign aims to create a “culture of encounter” by... Read more »
Rosary Rally 10:00 am
Rosary Rally @ Vancouver Art Gallery, North Plaza
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am
Rosary Rally @ Vancouver Art Gallery, North Plaza | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Our Lady said “Only I can help you.” Come to ask her to obtain graces for the world and our famiies, particulary by praying for the fulfillment of the consecration of Russia to her Immaculate Heart. We also recall her 6th apparition at Fatima, on 13th of October, 1917. This... Read more »
Supreme Court Decision in the TWU Law School Case: Implications 11:00 am
Supreme Court Decision in the TWU Law School Case: Implications @ Saint Mark's College
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am
Supreme Court Decision in the TWU Law School Case: Implications @ Saint Mark's College | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Newman Association Fall Program 2018 Implications of the Supreme Court of Canada Decision in The Trinity Western University Law School Case (Working Title) Prof. Mary Anne Waldron, QC | Professor Emerita, The University of Victoria Gwendoline Allison | Principal, Foy Allison Law and Counsel for the Archdiocese of Vancouver, Supreme... Read more »
A Liturgy of Healing for the Church 3:00 pm
A Liturgy of Healing for the Church @ St. Joseph the Worker Church (Richmond)
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm
A Liturgy of Healing for the Church @ St. Joseph the Worker Church (Richmond) | Richmond | British Columbia | Canada
You are invited to … A LITURGY OF HEALING FOR THE CHURCH On Saturday, October 13th, at 3:00 p.m. in the Gathering Space of St. Joseph the Worker Church 4451 Williams Road Richmond, B.C. Please join this circle of prayer as we give voice to our grief and lament concerning... Read more »
Romero 6:15 pm
Romero @ Saint Anthony's Parish West Vancouver
Oct 13 @ 6:15 pm
Romero @ Saint Anthony's Parish West Vancouver | West Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Join us on the eve of the canonization of Blessed Oscar Romero for a light dinner and the screening of the movie “Romero.” Saint Anthony’s Parish, West Vancouver – 6:15PM
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Who Am I? 9:00 am
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish | Langley | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 13, 14, 27 & 28 Cost: Contact Jane Waldock “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your being, or dynamic inner core (the... Read more »
Twilight Mass resumes 8:00 pm
Twilight Mass resumes @ Immaculate Conception Church
Oct 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Twilight Mass resumes @ Immaculate Conception Church | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Welcome to the Twilight Mass. Are you a Catholic ‘Seeker’ or ‘Wanderer’? We are reaching out to welcome the many among us who are seeking meaning, mercy or perhaps a new beginning. Come, join us as we gather once a month around God’s Word and Table. Guitar-led music.
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Infant Loss Awareness Mass with Archbishop Miller 7:00 pm
Infant Loss Awareness Mass with Archbishop Miller @ Gardens of Gethsemani
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm
Infant Loss Awareness Mass with Archbishop Miller @ Gardens of Gethsemani | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
Infant Loss Awareness Mass with Archbishop Miller October 15 is National Infant Loss Awareness Day. On that day, we remember our little ones who have gone too soon. To honour them, Archbishop Miller will be celebrating Mass at the Evangelist Chapel at the Gardens of Gethsemani. We will light up... Read more »
The Catholic Faith – in plain English 7:00 pm
The Catholic Faith – in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Catholic Faith - in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Learn the teachings and practices of the Catholic Faith in this robust course. This course is suitable for all adult learners including Catholics and non-Catholics. It will be especially useful for anyone who teaches religious education (PREP, RCIA, Catholics Schools), anyone in lay ministry (youth ministry, young adult ministry, prayer... Read more »
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Journey 101 begins 7:00 pm
Journey 101 begins @ Nelson Avenue Community Church
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Journey 101 begins @ Nelson Avenue Community Church | Burnaby | British Columbia | Canada
Journey Canada is a non-denominational community-based, Christ-centred discipleship ministry. The Archdiocese of Vancouver supports the work of Journey Canada. Journey 101 is a six-week introductory course that helps participants identify their struggles and make the choice to embrace their lifelong healing journey. Tuesdays, October 16 to November 27, 7 – 9... Read more »
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 7:30 pm
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 @ St. Mary's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 16 @ 7:30 pm
Mission Ablaze Life in the Spirit Seminar; Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm starting Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2018 at the church basement. Receive Power and Gifts of the Holy Spirit
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Our Children, Our Future: Educating For Tomorrow 7:00 pm
Our Children, Our Future: Educating For Tomorrow @ Mary Pattison Chapel Auditorium, Pacific Academy
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
British Columbia’s independent schools – including Christian schools – are a vital part of the province’s education system. That’s why research organization Cardus is bringing unique data on graduates of B.C.’s independent schools to a special event at Surrey’s Pacific Academy on October 17th where education expert Dr. Beth Green... Read more »
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St. Ann’s Wine and Cheese with your Beloved (3 Part Course) 7:00 pm
St. Ann’s Wine and Cheese with your Beloved (3 Part Course) @ St. Ann's Parish (St. Monica's Room)
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
St. Ann's Wine and Cheese with your Beloved (3 Part Course) @ St. Ann's Parish (St. Monica's Room) | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
What if Marriage is more than a simple contract between two people, based on romance, mutual fulfillment and basic attraction? What if, created into the very design of humanity, God has placed a purposeful desire to unite a man and a woman into something mysterious, holy and eternal? “Beloved” explores... Read more »
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Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada’s Annual Conference
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada’s Annual Conference @ Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
Oct 20 – Oct 21 all-day
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada’s Annual Conference @ Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel | Richmond | British Columbia | Canada
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Annual Conference – And a little child will lead them  Reclaim wonder and awe! See the Faith from the eyes of a child, experience amazement and learn the art of listening to God with children. There are many joys that CGS methodology offers to children... Read more »
St Francis de Sales Fall Bazaar
St Francis de Sales Fall Bazaar @ St Francis de Sales Church Basement
Oct 20 all-day
CWL Fall Bazaar This year’s Bazaar will have Fresh Okanagan Apples, Bargain Homemade Lunch, Home Baking, Jewellery and Private Vendors. A great opportunity to start Christmas Shopping!
Y B Catholic? Conference: Explaining the Faith
Y B Catholic? Conference: Explaining the Faith @ St. Mary's Parish
Oct 20 all-day
Y B Catholic? Conference: Explaining the Faith @ St. Mary's Parish | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Y B Catholic? Conference: Explaining the Faith, October 20, 2018, St. Mary’s Parish Vancouver Ever wanted to share your faith, but felt shy or unconfident? Ever get questions about the Faith but aren’t always sure how to answer? Do you have loved ones who’ve left the Church, but aren’t sure... Read more »
Who Am I? 8:30 am
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 20-21, 27-28 Cost: Contact Leah Bittante Click here to download pamphlet (includes sliding scale of fees) “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your... Read more »
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit “Windows Into Heaven” Grand Finale Event 9:00 am
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit “Windows Into Heaven” Grand Finale Event @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild Exhibit "Windows Into Heaven" Grand Finale Event @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
An exhibition of original sacred art by local Catholic liturgical artists presented by the Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild. Refreshments served. At 2 p.m. Alex McCune presents a schola of Eastern chant and Gregorian chant. From Oct. 13-19 the exhibition admission is free.
Inspiring Dominican Saints: St. Peter of Verona 9:15 am
Inspiring Dominican Saints: St. Peter of Verona @ St. Mary's Parish Rectory Basement
Oct 20 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Mysteria Lucis Lay Dominicans invite you to join us for lively discussions of Dominican Saints – Who were they? What can they teach us? How can we apply this in today’s world? On Saturday October 20, meet St. Peter of Verona (St. Peter Martyr) (1206 – 1252), a Dominican priest... Read more »
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today's Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge) | Maple Ridge | British Columbia | Canada
In collaboration with Aid to the Church in Need, St Patrick’s is hosting a photo display on Christian persecution. It will be open after Sat (5:30 mass) & Sun (9am, 11 am, 4:30 pm) mass for the rest of October.
Song of the Lamb Concert 6:30 pm
Song of the Lamb Concert @ St. Peter's Church Hall
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm
Song of the Lamb Concert @ St. Peter's Church Hall | New Westminster | British Columbia | Canada
Song of the Lamb is an acoustic Christian music duo consisting of Pete and Cyndie Mason. Free admission. www.songofthelamb.net
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Who Am I? 8:30 am
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 20-21, 27-28 Cost: Contact Leah Bittante Click here to download pamphlet (includes sliding scale of fees) “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your... Read more »
Monthly Eucharistic Adoration – Intensive Prayer 1:00 pm
Monthly Eucharistic Adoration – Intensive Prayer @ St. John the Apostle Parish
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
MONTHLY EUCHARISTIC ADORATION – INTENSIVE PRAYER The Matthew 7.7 Prayer Brigade, a prayer warriors group of the Office of the Filipino Ministry (https://rcav.org/Filipino-Ministry) gather month-to-month in different parishes for Intensive Prayer with Scriptural Rosaries during a 3-hour Eucharistic Adoration. This month’s will be onOctober 21, 2018, 1:00-4:00 pm, in the... Read more »
EnCourage group meeting 2:30 pm
EnCourage group meeting
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Spiritual support meeting for members of EnCourage
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge)
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today's Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge) | Maple Ridge | British Columbia | Canada
In collaboration with Aid to the Church in Need, St Patrick’s is hosting a photo display on Christian persecution. It will be open after Sat (5:30 mass) & Sun (9am, 11 am, 4:30 pm) mass for the rest of October.
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The Catholic Faith – in plain English 7:00 pm
The Catholic Faith – in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Catholic Faith - in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Learn the teachings and practices of the Catholic Faith in this robust course. This course is suitable for all adult learners including Catholics and non-Catholics. It will be especially useful for anyone who teaches religious education (PREP, RCIA, Catholics Schools), anyone in lay ministry (youth ministry, young adult ministry, prayer... Read more »
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Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 7:30 pm
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 @ St. Mary's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm
Mission Ablaze Life in the Spirit Seminar; Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm starting Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2018 at the church basement. Receive Power and Gifts of the Holy Spirit
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Understanding Resistance in Children and/or Adolescents: “You’re Not the Boss of Me” 6:00 pm
Understanding Resistance in Children and/or Adolescents: “You’re Not the Boss of Me” @ St. Anthony West Vancouver
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Children are naturally inclined to resist and oppose when feeling pressed upon or controlled. Although the reaction is quite normal and even healthy in certain circumstances, its manifestations and impact can be highly disruptive and disturbing, making life difficult for parents and teachers. Counterwill can take many forms from negativism... Read more »
Quo Vadis – Men’s Discernment Events 7:00 pm
Quo Vadis – Men’s Discernment Events @ St. Patrick's Parish, Vancouver
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Quo Vadis - Men's Discernment Events @ St. Patrick's Parish, Vancouver | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Discernment evening with Fr. Justin Huang – Joys and Struggles of a Parish Priest Open to single Catholic men ages 18+ who want to answer the question: What is God calling me to do with my life? Please register at least one week in advance by contacting the Vocations Office... Read more »
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Eucharistic Adoration for Vocations begins 5:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration for Vocations begins @ Saint Anthony's Parish Vocation Committee
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm
Join the Saint Anthony’s Parish Vocation Committee to pray in Adoration for all called to the Priesthood and Religious Life. Every Thursday beginning at 5 p.m.
In The Spirit of Reconciliation 6:30 pm
In The Spirit of Reconciliation @ Saint Mark's Chapel, UBC
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm
In The Spirit of Reconciliation @ Saint Mark's Chapel, UBC | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Join us for the screening of Father Larry Lynn’s film, “In the Spirit of Reconciliation.” Father Larry Lynn, a Vancouver-based priest and filmmaker, captures residual tension between residential school survivors and the Catholic Church in his new film In The Spirit of Reconciliation. The documentary portrays tales of sorrow, hardship — and ultimately forgiveness.
Young Professional’s Lounge (The YP Lounge): Are strong women happier and more successful? 6:30 pm
Young Professional’s Lounge (The YP Lounge): Are strong women happier and more successful? @ Gossamar Threads
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm
Young Professional's Lounge (The YP Lounge): Are strong women happier and more successful? @ Gossamar Threads | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
$5/person when you register ahead of the event. $10/person at the door, without advance registration. Welcome to the fall program of The YP Lounge. Restore the culture and Discover what you’re made for. In May, we dedicated a YP event to look at whether men were under seige or were... Read more »
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond 7:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond @ Our Lady of the Assumption | Port Coquitlam | British Columbia | Canada
Couples Connect: A Deeper Bond Dates: October 4, 11, 25, November 1, 8, 15 Time: 7 – 9 pm Location: Our Lady of the Assumption – 3141 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 4L2 Cost: $40 – This is a one-time cost reduction due to a generous donor “Couples Connect:... Read more »
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Silent Retreat Thirsting for God
Silent Retreat Thirsting for God @ Westminster Abbey (Mission)
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day
Date: Friday, October 26, 2018 – 6:00 pm, to Sunday October 28, 2018 – 5:00 pm Location: Westminster Abbey, 34224 Dewdney Trunk Road, Mission, B.C. Donation: $195 (includes retreat, accommodations and meals – Saturday & Sunday) Limited space so please register soon. First come, first serve. As the deer pants... Read more »
White Mass 2018 7:00 pm
White Mass 2018 @ St. Augustine's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm
On October 26, 2018, the Catholic Physicians’ Guild is hosting its annual White Mass and reception, offered for the Catholic physicians and health-care providers serving in the Archdiocese of Vancouver. Mass celebrated by Archbishop Miller, 7 p.m. at St. Augustine’s Church, Vancouver. A reception will follow in St. Augustine’s hall.
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Who Am I? 8:30 am
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 27 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 20-21, 27-28 Cost: Contact Leah Bittante Click here to download pamphlet (includes sliding scale of fees) “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your... Read more »
Fall One-day Mariapolis 9:00 am
Fall One-day Mariapolis @ St Luke's Parish
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Fall One-day Mariapolis @ St Luke's Parish  | Maple Ridge | British Columbia | Canada
Theme – On earth as it is in heaven “Mary brings the divine to earth as gently as a heavenly plane shopping from the dizzy heights of heaven to the infinite smallness of creatures ” Chiara Lubich REGISTER by Oct 20 – by donation Bring lunch / Coffee and tea provided
Prison Ministry’s 14th Annual Support and Development Day 9:00 am
Prison Ministry’s 14th Annual Support and Development Day @ St. Andrew Kim Parish
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Prison Ministry's 14th Annual Support and Development Day @ St. Andrew Kim Parish  | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
Join us to learn more about the Archdiocese’s prison ministry as we discuss new programs, receive training, and hear from our keynote speaker, Archbishop J. Michael Miller. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP by October 18th to Angela Veters. *19 years and older only please
Who Am I? 9:00 am
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish | Langley | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 13, 14, 27 & 28 Cost: Contact Jane Waldock “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your being, or dynamic inner core (the... Read more »
Magnificat Breakfast 10:00 am
Magnificat Breakfast @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Magnificat Breakfast @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Our newly formed Magnificat Chapter invites all women to join us at our Magnificat Breakfast on Saturday October 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Registration Opens 9:30). Following the breakfast, there will be a time of prayer for the needs of all present and an opportunity to hear... Read more »
Fiat: Women’s Discernment Events – Day of Recollection 12:00 pm
Fiat: Women’s Discernment Events – Day of Recollection @ Francisan Sisters of the Eucharist Convent / Vanspec
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Day of Recollection – The Eucharist: Source and Summit of Consecrated Life Fiat, the women’s vocation discernment group for the Archdiocese of Vancouver, is getting ready for another year of events. Events are open to single, Catholic young women ages 18-35 who are open to discerning and responding to God’s call in... Read more »
Right Here, Write Now – A Musical Production & Fundraiser 2:00 pm
Right Here, Write Now – A Musical Production & Fundraiser @ Centennial Theatre
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm
Right Here, Write Now - A Musical Production & Fundraiser @ Centennial Theatre | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
St. Edmund’s Parish is pleased to introduce the original hit musical: “Right Here, Write Now” on October 27th, 2018 at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver for two shows 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. “Right Here, Write Now” is a musical, filled with powerful music and inspiring songs. Through the... Read more »
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge)
Oct 27 @ 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today's Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge) | Maple Ridge | British Columbia | Canada
In collaboration with Aid to the Church in Need, St Patrick’s is hosting a photo display on Christian persecution. It will be open after Sat (5:30 mass) & Sun (9am, 11 am, 4:30 pm) mass for the rest of October.
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Mass of Remembrance
Mass of Remembrance @ Gardens of Gethsemani
Oct 28 all-day
Join us for our month Mass of Remembrance as we pray for our family members that have passed away this month. Masses are at 12:30pm and 2:30pm in our Evangelist Chapel, at Gardens of Gethsemani.
Who Am I? 8:30 am
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 28 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Who Am I? @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 20-21, 27-28 Cost: Contact Leah Bittante Click here to download pamphlet (includes sliding scale of fees) “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your... Read more »
Who Am I? 9:00 am
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Who Am I? @ St. Nicholas Parish | Langley | British Columbia | Canada
Duration: 4 Day workshop Dates: October 13, 14, 27 & 28 Cost: Contact Jane Waldock “Who Am I?” is an experience of self-discovery and development that explores the essential aspects of yourself: 1) Your self-image 2) How you are influenced by others 3) Your being, or dynamic inner core (the... Read more »
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today’s Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge)
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm
Photo Exhibition on Today's Persecuted Christians @ St. Patrick's Church (Maple Ridge) | Maple Ridge | British Columbia | Canada
In collaboration with Aid to the Church in Need, St Patrick’s is hosting a photo display on Christian persecution. It will be open after Sat (5:30 mass) & Sun (9am, 11 am, 4:30 pm) mass for the rest of October.
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The Catholic Faith – in plain English 7:00 pm
The Catholic Faith – in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Catholic Faith - in plain English @ John Paul II Pastoral Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Learn the teachings and practices of the Catholic Faith in this robust course. This course is suitable for all adult learners including Catholics and non-Catholics. It will be especially useful for anyone who teaches religious education (PREP, RCIA, Catholics Schools), anyone in lay ministry (youth ministry, young adult ministry, prayer... Read more »
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Archbishop’s Dinner 2018 6:00 pm
Archbishop’s Dinner 2018 @ Hyatt Regency
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm
Archbishop's Dinner 2018 @ Hyatt Regency | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Archbishop’s Dinner Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Archbishop Miller has designated the proceeds of the Seventh Annual Archbishop’s Dinner to help the Archdiocese meet the costs of its intensive and comprehensive formation program for our future permanent deacons, along with the continuing education of those already ordained. Your donation and support will ensure well-trained ministers to... Read more »
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 7:30 pm
Life in the Spirit Seminar 2018 @ St. Mary's Church (Vancouver)
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm
Mission Ablaze Life in the Spirit Seminar; Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm starting Sept. 25 – Nov. 13, 2018 at the church basement. Receive Power and Gifts of the Holy Spirit
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All Hallow’s Eve Costume Party 5:00 pm
All Hallow’s Eve Costume Party @ Sts. Joachim & Ann Catholic Church
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm
Join us at Sts. Joachim and Anne in Aldergrove on Wednesday, October 31st for our third annual All Hallow’s Eve costume party! Come dressed up as your favorite saint- adults are welcome to dress up, too. The evening will begin with solemn Vespers of All Saints at 5pm, followed by... Read more »
Hallows Eve Prayer Vigil 7:00 pm
Hallows Eve Prayer Vigil @ Gardens of Gethsemani
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm
Hallows Eve Prayer Vigil @ Gardens of Gethsemani | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
To begin the Triduum of Hallowtide, join Gardens of Gethsemani for a candle lit prayer vigil in our Evangelist Chapel beginning at 7 pm, October 31. Following the vigil, we will walk through our candle lit cemetery and gather at our various statues to pray.