St. Laurence says goodbye to April

On July 24th, St. Laurence said goodbye to the Rev. Dr. April Stanley. April had been with St. Laurence for two years of 3/4 time interim ministry. With April's wisdom and support, the Parish continued their... Read More


A Faithful Steward of God's Holy Love

The Parish Hall of All Saints’, Burnaby with its donated furniture and 1970’s wood paneling never looked more vibrant, colourful, and welcoming than it did on the afternoon of Saturday, July 23, 2016. The improved... Read More

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Registration for 2017 School for Parish Development now open!

Your opportunity to register for the Diocesan School for Parish Development in 2017 is here! Registration is now open for both formats of the School (the week long residential program in June 2017, or the four... Read More

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Camp Artaban Came Back!

After being closed for 3 summers, Camp Artaban located on Gambier Island in beautiful Howe Sound just north of the City of Vancouver hosted campers in 2016!!!  A new roof on the rec hall, having a working generator... Read More


A Rainbow at Sorrento Centre

The 2016 Sorrento Centre summer course programming got off to a wonderful start, under the leadership of the Reverend Canon Herbert O’Driscoll during the week of July 10-16th. O’Driscoll, along with course co-leader... Read More


BCYAYM Annual Fall Conference in Victoria

Calling all youth across BC from grade 8 to 25 years old! The British Columbia and Yukon Anglican Youth Movement (BCYAYM) will be having their annual Fall Conference in Victoria at St. George the Martyr in Cadboro... Read More

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Around the Diocese for July 2016

Bishop Melissa Skelton has appointed the Reverend Deacon Gordon Barrett as the next Regional Dean of Royal City/South Burnaby. Currently licensed to All Saints', Burnaby, Gordon is the first deacon to serve as a... Read More


Labyrinth at St. Mary's, Kerrisdale

This past spring at St. Mary’s we expanded the hours our labyrinth is open to invite more participation. A long with that invitation, we would like to provide you with some information about the labyrinth. We will... Read More


Diocesan Consultation - Bishop Skelton's Statement

Greetings to you all: By now many of you have heard the news that the resolution to change the marriage canon to allow same-sex couples to marry in the Anglican Church of Canada did, indeed, pass in all three houses... Read More


The Reverend Celia Howard - March 14, 1951 - July 8, 2016

It is with sadness that I announce the death of the Reverend Celia Howard on Friday, July 8, 2016.Celia was raised a Roman Catholic in pre-Vatican II times. She was ordained in the Diocese of Huron in 1990 and... Read More