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Stewardship event coming to Richmond

Event organizer hopes conference will change the way people think of the topic By Agnieszka Krawczynski Photo: Corin

Beloved priest dies suddenly

Oblate remembered for love of First Nations By Agnieszka Krawczynski
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Streaming offers a wide variety of entertainment

Various options have both positive and negative results by Peter Vogel The tech landscape has certainly evolved

Christ, our most loyal friend, always stands beside us

The virtue of loyalty does not require equality by Julie VanSpall Photo Caption: "As loyal as I try to be tow

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Three permanent deacons look forward to ministry

All excited but nervous about new calling to serve the Church By Agnieszka Krawczynski Photo: Patrick Dwan. All t


Bishop Monroe marks golden jubilee

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Friends, clergy celebrate Bishop Emeritus of Kamloops By Josh Tng (BCC File Photo) Fifty years after his priestly ordination and a year after his official retirement, Bishop David J. Monroe can’t stop leaving a...

Transitional deacons share vocation stories

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Three preparing for ordination to priesthood June 3 By Josh Tng Three transitional deacons will be ordained as priests for the Archdiocese of Vancouver June 3. Here are brief profiles of Deacons Juan...

New program breaks out of traditional learning mold

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
St. Patrick’s school introduces design and technology lessons as part of new curriculum By Agnieszka Krawczynski
 MAPLE RIDGE Photo: Applied design skills and technology teacher Erick Walters teaches Grade 2 students at St. Patrick's...


Even the saints suffered spiritual attack

- Wednesday, 24 May 2017

God can make us strong, even through our weaknesses by Msgr. Pedro Lopex-Gallo Photo Credit: Saint Paul by Bartolomeo Montagna. St. Paul wrote that he is content to with his sufferings, For it is when I am weak that I am strong. ( The term mystical phenomena is used to embrace all those unusual and mysterious events that surpass the normal powers...

New B.C. legislature has duty to protect rights

- Tuesday, 23 May 2017

The right to life is fundamental and universal, not a religious belief by Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB This is an excerpt from a speech given at the May 11 March for Life Victoria. Photo Caption: Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, was a guest speaker at the March for Life in Victoria, May 11. He called on the provincial and federal governments to...


Euthanasia has “brought shame” to Canada: Cardinal Collins

Thursday, 18 May 2017
15,000 pro-lifers march upon Parliament Hill in Ottawa By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Photo caption: The 20th March for Life in Ottawa on May 11 brought thousands to Parliament Hill to spread...

Red Dear education board supports single publicly funded system

Thursday, 18 May 2017
Catholic Digest Photo caption: A teacher works with children in the classroom of St. Joseph Mission School Feb. 1 in rural San Fidel, N.M. The public school board of Red...

Millennial Catholics can be argued back to Church: Bishop Barron

Thursday, 18 May 2017
Atheistic youth require logical discussion to return to the faith By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Photo caption: Appearing by video at the 3rd New Evangelization Summit in Ottawa May 13, Bishop Robert...


The Gospel according to football

Thursday, 19 January 2017
Terry Fox’s football triumph has roots in Catholic faith By Josh Tng Photo Caption: Tom Kubada (left) and Martin McDonnell hold up the provincial champions banner. The Terry Fox Ravens were the senior...

Christians skate with Columbus Blue Jackets

Sunday, 15 January 2017
Faith helps fine-tune our God-given talents By Pat Macken Courtesty of Columbus Blue Jackets Photo Caption: Columbus Blue Jackets' Foligno grew up in the Catholic Church and was taught, how we play hockey...

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
Numerous players from many teams try it on By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Father Pablo Santa Maria. It's the 90th minute in a World Cup match. The fans nervously look at the scoreboard:...


Joint Declaration between Pope Francis & Russian Patriarch

- Friday, 19 February 2016

Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God the Father and the fellowship of the holy Spirit be with all of you” (2 Cor 13:13). 1. By God the Father’s will, from which all gifts come, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with...






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