On Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 7 pm, Carl Hétu, National Director of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) will be the special guest speaker at St. Patrick's Parish, 2881 Main St. Vancouver. He will give an analysis on how the current situation in the Middle East, particularly in... Read More
Archbishop Miller will celebrate a Mass of Anointing to commemorate World Day of the Sick at 11 a.m. on Feb. 11 at Our Lady of Sorrow Church, 555 South Slocan Street in Vancouver.
This day, established by Pope John Paul II in 1992, is meant to recognize the reality of those who are ill within our communities and the responsibility that each of us has to be in solidarity with... Read More
The World Day for Consecrated Life was instituted by Pope John Paul II in 1997, a day of prayer for those women and men who have devoted their lives to God in consecrated life.
This celebration is attached to the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. This Feast is also known as Candlemas Day; the day on which candles are blessed symbolizing Christ who is the light of the world. So too, those in consecrated life are called to reflect light of Jesus Christ to... Read More
July 20, 2017
Thousands of hectares of wildfires, smoke, and ashes have caused an estimated 40,000 British Columbians to leave their homes during what many are calling one of the worst wildfire seasons in the province's... Read More
Come to Fraser River Heritage Park, Mission to pray and celebrate in honour of Our Lady of Lourdes.
Confessions begin at 10 a.m., celebration of the Eucharist at 1 p.m. by Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB. After Mass, there will be a procession to the Grotto where Rosary is prayed followed by Benediction of the... Read More
Catholic parishes to upgrade schools, churches for earthquake safety
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 8, 2013
VANCOUVER – Archbishop J. Michael Miller has asked all parishes in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vancouver to develop detailed plans by Nov. 30, 2015, to renew or rebuild their schools, churches and other buildings to meet the latest earthquake codes.
The announcement follows a year-long engineering study commissioned by the Archdiocese to assess the risks to... Read More
Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller released this statement for the B.C. March for Life, May 9. The Office of Life, Marriage and the Family will celebrate the National Week for Life and the Family, an initiative of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops from May 12 to 19, 2013. More information is available here.