Chrism Mass 2015

The Holy Eucharist with Reaffirmation of Baptismal and Ordination Vows, and Consecration of Chrism took place at Christ Church Cathedral at 12:10pm on Tuesday, March 31st. More than 90 clergy and 45 lay attended the... Read More


The Blanket Exercise St James'

A WORKSHOP ON SHARED HISTORY Saturday, May 2nd: 4-8pm The Indigenous Justice Ministry of the Diocese of New Westminster inpartnership with the Ecumenical Working Group on Residential Schools,working with KAIROS:... Read More

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April 2015 Topic

Click below to download a copy of Topic for April 2015. Anglican Journal and Topic Subscriptions Next Submission Deadlines: April 24th for the June/Summer Issue July 24th for the September Issue Email submissions Read More


Warden's Training Day 2015

More than 60 Parish Wardens joined a number of diocesan clergy and a large cohort of Synod staff to participate in the second bi-annual Warden’s Training Day this year held in the gym at St. Mary’s, Kerrisdale... Read More


Philip Owen, C.M., ODNW, Awarded Honorary Degree by VST

By action of the VST Board of Governors, the degree of Doctorate of Divinity honoris causa, will be conferred on Philip Walter Owen, C.M., ODNW, at the upcoming VST Convocation on May 11, 2015 at 7pm at Shaughnessy... Read More

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Diocesan Council Focus on Parish Development Awareness

All parishes in the Diocese of New Westminster in the near future will be asked to find and reach out to marginalized communities and people in their midst. Refugees, immigrants, First Nations members, those... Read More


Ecumenical Multifaith Unit (EMU) Announces Sacred Spaces Tour Dates

  Two day-long guided tours of some of the most significant sacred spaces in the Lower Mainland have been organized to take place in May and June, 2015. This is an initiative of the Ecumenical Multifaith Unit (EMU)... Read More


St. Mark's Ocean Park to Welcome the Light of Christ Outdoors

On Holy Saturday, April 4 at 7:30pm, St. Mark’s, Ocean Park is welcoming the Light of Christ outdoors in the woods behind the church.  The outdoor chapel, which was consecrated for worship by Archbishop Douglas... Read More


"Spare Change for BIG Change"

It doesn’t take many Canadian dollars to make a difference to families living in slum communities spread throughout Kolkata, India. In fact, “spare change for BIG change” is the motto of the Canadian Friends of the... Read More

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The d of NW is Well Represented on Maui

Ann Blue of St. Catherine’s of Alexandria, Port Coquitlam could hardly believe her eyes as she participated in Sunday morning worship at Holy Innocents Episcopal Church in Lahina, Maui, March 15th. She looked across... Read More