Diocese of Tororo, Uganda

Category: Outreach & Services.

Diocese of Tororo, Uganda

Fr. Joseph Othieno and Fr. Andrew Obel were in Vancouver during 2010 and preached at St. Helen’s and St. Joseph the Worker Parishes. Thanks to the generous parishioners, they raised $22,071 in order to purchase an ambulance for St. Anthony’s Hospital in Tororo.

April 2012 - Thank You - Tororo, UgandaRead More

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Mission Appeal

Category: Outreach & Services.

The Archdiocese of Vancouver recognizes its responsibility to respond to missionary appeals, and will accept missionaries to come to our diocese to ask for support. All requests to participate in the program will be considered by an Archdiocesan Mission Appeal Committee. The Mission Appeal Program promotes a greater awareness of Christ’s call to spread the faith and express our solidarity with the universal Church and assists missionaries who wish to visit the Archdiocese to solicit... Read More

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Domestic Abuse Services (OLGC)

Category: Outreach & Services.

Domestic Abuse Services (OLGC)

A Statement by the Canadian Council of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) - 1991

“Violence against women breaks the fifth commandment. It is a sin, a crime and a serious social problem. It is not only an individual, private or family matter … let us work together as men and women of faith for a truly non-violent society that respects the equality, integrity and dignity of all persons. Let us break the cycle of violence and... Read More

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St Vincent de Paul (SSVP)

Category: Outreach & Services.

St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP)

Mission

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is a lay Catholic organization whose mission is
  • To live the Gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice and joy.
 

Values

The Mission of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul implies that as Vincentians we

About Service and Justice

Category: Outreach & Services.

Mandate / About Us

"Restoring the world through CHRIST in Everyday Life"

The Office of Service and Justice expands the scope of Catholic Charities to include the entire apostolate on social justice issues, human rights advocacy, and corporal and spiritual works of mercy. We are everybody's office! We focus on our schools, parishes and larger community providing

Diocese of Nakaru, Kenya

Category: Outreach & Services.

Diocese of Nakaru, Kenya

Diocese of Nakuru Image1In 2009, Rev. Joachim Kinuthia, a representative of the Catholic Diocese of Nakaru, Kenya, visited Vancouver to preach and raise awareness of their need to assist famine stricken households following a time of post... Read More

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Mission Appeal Resources

Category: Outreach & Services.

Resources

Pontifical Mission Societies

The Pontifical Mission Societies have, as their primary purpose, the promotion of a universal missionary spirit – a spirit of prayer and sacrifice – among all baptized Catholics. Click here for more information.

Holy Childhood Association

Children Helping Children

A mission education program... Read More

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Personal Mission Visits

Category: Outreach & Services.

Thank You, Vancouver...

Visible Signs of Our Help

  • Moshi, Tanzania (2011)

    Rev. Henry Mrema, while visiting Vancouver on a Sabbatical preached a mission appeal in Guardian Angels and Holy Trinity Parishes to raise funds for a truck to service the St. Joseph Vocational Training Center that he runs in Moshi. more
  • Masaka,... Read More

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