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Former Vatican tour guide met JP II

JP Sonnen fell in love with (and in) the Eternal City   By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic (Caption: In 199,

Benedictines exult in abbey's 75th anniversary

Monastery moved to Mission in 1954 By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic MISSION Caption: Abbot John Braganza, OSB,

Pope urges prayer for synod

Sept. 28 chosen as a day of prayer specifically for the Oct. 5-19 gathering By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Man

Former Liberal MPs publicly decry Justin Trudeau's abortion policy

Letter expresses concern over order to toe the pro-choice line By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Seven former Liberal

Blessed scarves comfort sick parishioners

Cancer patients receive warm yarn and prayers, thanks to prayer-shawl ministry By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catho

Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter explained

Former Anglican describes transition to Catholicism By Meghan Chen Special to The B.C. Catholic Caption: Archbishop

Local

Shrine gets visitors of other faiths

Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Servers witness to God's love in parishes

Friday, 19 September 2014
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Westminster Abbey celebrates its 75th anniversary

Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Op-Ed

The Giver escapes from dystopia via the path of beauty

- Saturday, 20 September 2014

The Giver flees from a totalitarian society via beauty BY C.S. MORRISSEY Pop music star Taylor Swift plays Rosemary, the daughter of The Giver, in the film based on Lois Lowry's novel. The theme of family as bulwark against oppression is illustrated by the film’s narrative, writes C.S. Morrissey. (Photo: Getty Images/Laurel Lead) When Pope Francis visited South Korea in August, he told the Korean Bishops to be “guardians of memory and guardians of hope.” The Giver is a remarkable cinematic parable on this very theme. The film depicts a dystopia in which the state has eradicated the natural family, replacing it with a new...
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Canadian bishops observe Great War's centenary

- Monday, 15 September 2014

'Horrors of war should never be praised, celebrated, honoured' Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher. (Photo: Gregory A. Shemitz / CNS) Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher, president of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), published this letter in August. It honours Canada's fallen soldiers and speaks of peace as the best way to honour their memory. In August, 1914, Great Britain declared war on Germany, which had violated the neutrality of Belgium by invading it. Canada,...
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Canadian

Canadian bishops share results of Extraordinary Synod consultation

Monday, 22 September 2014
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God uniquely prepared two Ottawa women to found new apostolate

Sunday, 21 September 2014
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Father Bryan Sabourin once ruled out evangelizing and priesthood

Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Sports

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
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B.C. Lions QB takes both football and life's challenges in stride

Thursday, 21 November 2013
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B.C. Lions host annual Faith Night

Friday, 15 November 2013
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Special

Pastoral Letter on a Grave Social Issue

- Sunday, 25 May 2014

Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSBI am writing to you - the Catholic faithful of the Archdiocese of Vancouver about a serious threat to the moral fabric of Canadian society: the possible decriminalization of sexual exploitation through prostitution by its buyers and profiteers. This Pastoral Letter examines what we can do as a community and a nation to answer the needs of girls, youth and women...
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