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This pro-life talk at Google's headquarters was a hit

This pro-life talk at Google's headquarters was a hit CALIFORNIA (CNA) Photo Caption: Stephanie Gray, found

Wonder Woman reduces comic genre to new low

Wonder Woman reduces comic genre to new low by Alan Charlton WONDER WOMAN In cinemas throughout the Lower Mainl

Cathedral gardener describes flight from El Salvador

Political refugee Luis Velasquez tackles weeds and homelessness By Agnieszka Krawczynski Photo Caption: Luis Vales

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B.C. Knights get first Chinese state deputy

Interview with new state deputy Knight of BC and Yukon, Koon Ming Lau. Koon Ming Lau talks growth, families, and cu

Archbishop Romero was ‘like family’

Surrey man was driver, friend of San Salvador shepherd By Agnieszka Krawczynski SURREY Photo Caption: Morales, pi


Make stewardship a way of life, conference told

Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Stewardship is a way of life involving gratitude, generosity, and trust By Agnieszka Krawczynski RICHMOND Archbishop J. Michael Miller says one of the Church’s most powerful revival tools is a word that isn’t very...

Too much screen time affects brain, parents told

Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Engaging with your children helps their development By Agnieszka Krawczynski DELTA Photo Caption: Emi Garzitto lead a workshop about the negative effects screens can have on the developing brain. (Photo Submitted) There are pros and...

Trevor Linden earns first star at St. Paul’s

Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Grade 7 students present cheque for Canuck Charities By Agnieszka Krawczynski RICHMOND Photo Caption: Tevor Linden surprised students at St. Paul's Elementary to accept a donation of $500 to Canucks for Kids. Students raised...


How simply we started!

- Wednesday, 21 June 2017

How simply we started! Peter Vogel Recently I came across, quite by accident in a Google search, a column I wrote in this space more than a decade and a half ago. Covering essentially the state of diocesan web communications as of Jan. 28, 2002, it provides an interesting look back at how simply we started. Here is that column. Except for a few style...

Harmony adds to music, to community, and to life

- Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Harmony adds to music, to community, and to life by Julie VanSpall Photo Caption: Whether music comes from natural talent or hard work, working as a group to create sound brings appreciating and harmony to everyone. (BCC File Photo) Anyone who has sung in a choir can appreciate both the challenge and the reward of singing in harmony. One doesn’t need formal training in...


Carney students journey north

Monday, 05 June 2017
Grades 11, 12 connect with Yellowknife First Nations By Josh Tng
 PORT COQUITLAM Catholic high school students in the Archdiocese of Vancouver often go on mission trips to help out in impoverished countries, but...

Bishops hope for healing at Indigenous inquiry

Sunday, 04 June 2017
CCCB supports the effort By Evan Boudreau TORONTO (CCN) The road to healing is long, but it’s a destination Canada’s bishops hope can be reached through a new national inquiry. The long-awaited National Inquiry into...

Ontario to introduce 'bubble zones'

Saturday, 03 June 2017
Critics say proposed bill solves non-existent problem By Deborah Gyapong
 OTTAWA (CCN) The Ontario Attorney General announced May 29 the government will introduce a bill this fall to create “safe access zones” around abortion...


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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