Regional Guides

Regional Guides

To assist the bishop with pastoral care and administration, dioceses are divided into smaller regional groupings known as Archdeaconries and Regional Deaneries, under the leadership of an Archdeacon and Regional Dean, respectively. In the Diocese of New Westminster, there are six Archdeaconries and eleven Regional Deaneries.

Click on the interactive map below to explore the parishes of the Diocese of New Westminster and their regional groupings:

Dean of the Diocese and Rector of Christ Church Cathedral

  • Peter Elliott
    • The Very Reverend Peter Elliott, DD
    • Email
 

There are two Archdeacons with a diocesan-wide role:

  • Douglas Fenton

    Executive Archdeacon

    • The Venerable Douglas Fenton, DD
    • Email
  • Bruce Morris

    Archdeacon for Deacons

    • The Venerable Bruce Morris
    • Email

 

Archdeaconries

The Diocese consists of the following 6 Archdeaconries:

  • John Stephens

    Vancouver

    • The Venerable John Stephens
    • Email
  • Philippa Segrave Pride

    Burrard

    • The Venerable Philippa Segrave-Pride
    • Email
  • Karen Urquhart

    Lougheed

    • The Venerable Karen Urquhart
    • Email
  • Stephen Rowe

    Fraser

    • The Venerable Stephen Rowe
    • Email
  • Stephen Muir

    Capilano

    • The Reverend Stephen Muir
    • Email
  • Elizabeth Northcott

    Westminster

    • The Venerable Elizabeth Northcott
    • Email

 

 

Regional Deaneries

The Diocese consists of the following Regional Deaneries :

In Burrard Archdeaconry

  • Kevin Hunt

    Kingsway

    • The Reverend Canon Kevin Hunt
    • Email

 

 

In Vancouver Archdeaconry

  • Richard Leggett

    Granville

    • The Reverend Dr. Richard Leggett
    • Email
  • Christine Rowe

    Point Grey

    • The Reverend Christine Rowe
    • Email

 

 

In Westminster Archdeaconry

  • Brian Vickers

    Richmond/Delta

    • The Reverend Brian Vickers
    • Email
  • Gordon Barrett

    Royal City/South Burnaby

    • The Reverend Captain Deacon Gordon Barrett
    • Email

 

 

In Capilano Archdeaconry

  • Patrick Blaney

    North Vancouver

    • The Reverend Patrick Blaney
    • Email
  • Clarence Li

    Sea to Sky

    • The Reverend Clarence Li
    • Email

 

 

In Fraser Archdeaconry

  • Allan Carson

    Valley

    • The Reverend Allan Carson
    • Email
  • Stephen Laskey

    Peace Arch

    • The Reverend Stephen Laskey
    • Email

 

 

In Lougheed Archdeaconry

  • Paul Bowie

    Golden Ears

    • The Reverend Paul Bowie
    • Email
  • Stephanie Shepard

    Tri-Cities/North Burnaby

    • The Reverend Stephanie Shepard
    • Email