Walk to aid St. Paul's Advocacy Office

  The staff and volunteers at St. Paul’s Advocacy Office have scheduled a fundraiser - the Advocacy Walk. Supporters of the services of the Office will put on their walking shoes on Sunday, October 1, and go for... Read More

In Ireland, author gains an appreciation of saints

Jim Taylor I came back from Ireland with a new appreciation for saints. I grew up with rigidly protestant presumptions about saints. Among Protestants in general, my parents certainly leaned towards the liberal... Read More

Coming Events

Bishop Duleep de Chckera of Sri Lanka. (Anglican Journal photo) The Anglican Bishop of Colombo, Sri Lanka, and his wife are coming to the Diocese of New Westminster in October to participate in a Partners in... Read More

Diocesan Briefs

Hope "work bee" fixes up Christ Church Parishioners at Christ Church Hope fixes the roof over an entrance Retired military engineers from the Canadian Forces were among those involved in a sprint "work bee" at... Read More

Inter-Faith Spiritual Centre reorganized

The Vancouver Inter-Faith Spiritual Centre Society has reorganized itself and has decided to focus on raising about $25 million needed to build an Inter-Faith Spiritual Centre in Vancouver that would first used by... Read More

Pioneer Cemetery restored and carefully tended

Volunteers carefully scrub a restored historic grave stone A volunteer group attached to the parish of Christ the Redeemer in Surrey is making sure that the one remaining active diocesan cemetery remains part... Read More

Your input will be crucial

The church belongs to all of us, and the future of the church is the shared responsibility of all its members. That's why the Task Force on Diocesan Physical Resources is hoping for a good turnout to archdeaconry... Read More

What it takes is time

About 25 years ago, the thought occurred to me that one day I might do the Land's End to John O'Groats walk in the UK. On this walk, walkers make their way from the far southwest corner of to its far northeast... Read More


Interactive map of diocese shows parishes

An interactive map of the entire Diocese of New Westminster is now available on the Internet, a project of the diocesan Environmental Unit. The map gives the location of every parish, along with all manner of other... Read More

Mission to Seafarers celebrates 150th anniversary

  Fourteen brave souls associated with the Mission to Seafarers boarded a small boat at Horseshoe Bay to journey to Mariners’ Rest during the Vancouver visit recently of the international Secretary-General of the... Read More