Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
Slideshow image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image
nav image

Here are a list of parishes either opened for limited in-person worship as of July 9, 2020 for July 12 or have received approval to open. 

In her July 9 email to priests-in-charge and parish lay leaders, Archbishop Skelton announced that there are now 47 parishes that have received approval on their re-opening plans. Some of these parishes that have received approval do not intend to open for in-person worship until later in the summer.

Below is the current list from the Director for Mission and Ministy Development.

(Please refer to the Find-A-Church section of this website for direct links to the parish websites and other information.)

  • Christ the Redeemer, Surrey (1)
  • Holy Trinity, Vancouver
  • Salal and Cedar
  • Holy Trinity, New Westminster
  • St. Barnabas, New Westminster
  • St. Michael, Surrey
  • St. John the Baptist, Sardis
  • St. Timothy, Brentwood
  • St. Augustine, Marpole
  • St. Mary the Virgin, South Hill
  • St. Mary Magdalene
  • All Saints, South Burnaby
  • St. James, Vancouver
  • St. Oswald, Port Kells
  • St. Catherine of Alexandria, Port Coquitlam
  • St. Francis-in-the-Wood, Caulfeild
  • St. John, Shaughnessy
  • St. Paul, Vancouver
  • St. Cuthbert, Delta
  • St. Stephen the Martyr, Burnaby
  • Christ Church, Hope
  • St. George, Maple Ridge
  • St. George, Fort Langley
  • Sr. David, Tsawwassen
  • St. Clement, Lynn Valley
  • St. John the Divine, Maple Ridge
  • St. Matthew, Abbotsford
  • St. Catherine, Capilano (Edgemont Village, North Vancouver)
  • St Laurence, Coquitlam
  • All Saints', Ladner
  • St Helen, West Point Grey
  • St. Bartholomew, Gibsons
  • St. David and St. Paul, Powell River
  • All Saints, Agassiz
  • St. Thomas, Vancouver
  • St. Dunstan, Aldergrove
  • St. Mark, Ocean Park
  • St. Thomas, Chilliwack
  • St. Martin's, North Vancouver
  • St. Andrew, Langley
  • St. Mary, Sapperton
  • Christ Church Cathedral (Follow the link for the full roster of worship at the diocesan cathedral)

All Saints', Ladner opens for limited attendance in-person worship July 5

St. Paul's, Vancouver opens for limited attendance in-person worship 10am, June 28.

St. Faith’s and St. Hildegard’s Sanctuary both have a weekly filmed service, Morning Service of the Word and Evening Prayer respectively. Links to both are posted on FB, sent out by email, and posted on St. Faith’s website.

Holy Spirit, Whonnock offers online worship via Zoom at 10:30am on Sundays, please email the church for details.

Holy Spirit will also be offering a service for Canada Day at 9am (gathering at 8:45am). Here are the Zoom coordinates.

A limited number of parishes opened for in-person worship, June 14: St. John', Shaughnessy at 8am (please follow the link for details); Holy, Trinity, Vancouver, 10:30am (follow the link to their event posting); St. George, Maple Ridge, 10am, there is a detailed how-to attend video linked here from Facebook. St. Mary Magdalene announces in-person contemplative prayer 7pm, Wednesdays beginning, June 17, there will be more parishes opening on June 21. Diocesan comms will share information as it becomes available.

There are some updated listings for online worship locations: St. Matthew, Abbotsford/St. Thomas, Chilliwack (same post on both sites); St. Mary Magdalene in the VGH neighbourhood Zoom links are on the website; St. Cuthbert's, Delta is transitioning to in-person worship but will continue to post produced online worship on Vimeo. Here is a link to their June 21 pre-recorded online worship.

The St James’ website is, for the reference to the 10:30am Sunday's Zoom which will continue over the summer, until at least Labour Day.  And St James’ re-opened for in-person worship Sunday, June 21, a 9am said service, which again will continue over the summer until Labour Day.

Please find listed below online worship locations from parishes around the Diocese of New Westminster, links to website pages, Vimeo and YouTube channels and Facebook pages where parishes live-stream, stream pre-recorded worship and archive their online Zoom liturgies. If you are posting your online worship please send the link to me (Randy Murray) and I will share it on this posting. 

If you are recording your Zoom gatherings, feel free to share but we understand that these are more for internal benefit and the meeting IDs kept "in-house."

And of course it isn't "either/or": Zoom gatherings, YouTube /Vimeo posts of produced pieces and more are encouraged, please share.

Take a look at this informative one pager distributed by St. John's, Shaughnessy outlining their online offerings. Thanks to the Reverend John Stephens for sharing this useful promotional piece.

Check out St. John the Evangelist, North Vancouver's, promo film for their online worship.

St. Andrew's, Langley landing page with Zoom coordinates and .PDFs of order of service,  8am BCP and 10am BAS

St. Barnabas, New Westminster: Video recorded online worship available on the parish's website homepage

St. Anselm's online worship: Livestreaming Evening Prayer, Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 7pm. Sunday Eucharist livestreamed at 10:30am. Bulletin and service music available via our weekly message by emailing 

Anglican Church of the Epiphany: YouTube channel, archived June 7 Zoom service.

St Faith's, Morning Service, June 28

St. Hildegard’s Sanctuary, Evening Prayer, June 28

St. Francis: Standing url for online worship.

St. Agnes: Morning Prayer, 10:15am, June 7- 28 on Zoom

St. Agnes: Morning Prayer for June 14 archived on YouTube

All Saints', Ladner: Eucharist on YouTube and posted on church website:

St. Mary's, Sapperton: livestream worship on Facebook

St. Mary, Magdalene has links to online worship on their website homepage. Here is a link to the June 7 worship on Vimeo. St MM is also hosting in-person Contemplative Prayer on Wednesday evenings.

St. Stephen's, West Vancouver, links for May 31, Pentecost worship: Music,  prelude trio by J S Bach  'Mein glaubiges Herze' (My Faithful Heart'), performed by Paul Dubnik (trumpet), Allison Cociani (soprano) and Annabelle Paetsch (organ).   Worship  and a Hymn, Hymn 645 'Come Down, O Love Divine'   

St. Paul's continues to offer Morning Prayer at 8am and Compline/Traditional Night Prayer with a time for Examen at 9pm on weekdays and a 11am Sunday service.

Holy Spirit offers online worship via Zoom at 10:30am on Sundays, please email the church for details.

Holy Spirit will also be offering a service for Canada Day at 9am (gathering at 8:45am). Here are the Zoom coordinates.

Church of the Holy Trinity, White Rock website online services page

All Saints', Burnaby: Rev. Justin Cheng offers Morning Prayer, live on Facebook Tuesday - Thursday 7:30am Live broadcast of Sunday worship from the church at 9am

Holy Cross Japanese Canadian Anglican Church: Online worship module on parish website, archived and upcoming liturgies

St. Alban's, Richmond Facebook page for archived and weekday worship

St. Augustine's: Online worship archived here on the parish's website. Streaming worship available Sunday mornings by 9am

St. Clements: YouTube worship and downloadable resource materials available on their website's blog pages

St. John the Divine, Squamish, Trinity Sunday, online worship on Sermon/Podcast page of parish website

St. Laurence, Coquitlam: Sunday worship available on parish website, liturgies archived on website news module.

St. Bartholomew, Gibson's: YouTube channel

St Catherine, Port Coquitlam: Morning Prayer each Sunday on the website, a quiet, reflective, and personal way to worship.

St. Mary's, Kerrisdale, Sunday worship at 10am, Sunday School at 9am via Zoom. Check out their website's worship page linked here.

St. Thomas, Vancouver: YouTube Channel for posted worship events (Wednesdays and Sundays Zoom gatherings 385 759 0894).Facebook Page.

St. John's, Shaughnessy: Liturgies are available on the website: Here is a document with details about SJS's online worship called 'Beyond the Website.'

St. Paul's, Vancouver: Rev. Philip Cochrance offers Morning Prayer and Compline on Facebook, weekdays and ZOOM worship Sunday mornings at 11am (Zoom coordinates are avaialble on the Facebook page)

St James’, Vancouver:  for details of “Liturgy at Home” on Sundays 10:30am, via Zoom please see under News on stjames.bc.

St. John the Evangelist, North Vancouver: Full slate of weekday and Sunday worship via Zoom. Check out their website events module linked here.

St. Matthew's Abbotsford and St. Thomas, Chilliwack: Online worship now available on website here

St. Philip, Dunbar: upcoming and archived worship available on the parish's website blogpages linked here

St George's, Maple Ridge: Sunday Morning online worship (dedicated website page) And Weekday Morning Prayer at 9am. Check out the Morning Prayer promo video here. 

Christ Church Cathedral: Zoom/Livestream liturgies on website

St. Mark's, Ocean Park: YouTube channel for all online worship posts including a separate children, youth and young families gathering.

St Alban's, Burnaby: Sunday and Midweek online liturgies

St. Chad's, Vancouver: YouTube Channel for posted worship events

Holy Trinity, New Westminster: Facebook Live Stream (archived later)


  • Director for Mission and Ministry Development, the Reverend Tellison Glover records a sermon and prayers for the St. Mark's, Ocean Park main Sunday, July 12 online worship.
  • Vicar, the Reverend Helen Dunn welcomes the congregation to the Celebration of a New Ministry liturgy at Christ Church Cathedral, June 28
  • Rector of St. Francis, the Reverend Angus Stuart puts up signage in anticipation of the in-person Evensong on June 21.
  • Holy Trinity, Vancouver exterior sign
  • Floor decals enforcing physical distancing at St. John's, Shaughnessy
  • Worship details and online location for St. Alban the Martyr, Burnaby
  • Banner sign at St. John the Apostle, Port Moody
  • The Reverend Paul Woehrle (Pastor Paul) of St. Cuthbert's, Delta wants everyone to meet Barney. As the parish produces and records Sunday services, Barney moves around serving as our “Continuity Consultant”. We ask the children and youth if they can spot Barney in the frame and if they do, to take note when in the service(and where Barney is located) and email Pastor Paul. Barney is short for Barnabas, ‘son of encouragement’. Paul also wants everyone to note that due to social distancing protocols, Barney has not had a haircut in some time. May 17, Easter VI worship available on Vimeo:
  • Physical Distancing Signage for the Season of Easter at St. Mary Magdalene
  • The Reverend David Taylor at home participating in Zoom worship
  • The Reverend Angus Stuart at St. Francis, quite early in the adaption of online worship in March. Wonder if the light reflecting umbrella comes in other liturgical colours?
  • Easter worship at St. John's, Shaughnessy Photo: Derek Simpkins
  • The Reverend Stephen Rowe on the left with help from a tech crew leads online Zoom worship, Morning Prayer for Easter II, April 19. Photo by Tom Hill
  • Reverend Laurel Dahill, Vicar of St. John the Divine, Maple Ridge taken by her spouse, Lisann Gurney. Lisann titled this photo of Laurel leading Sunday Morning Worship, "Things They Didn't Teach You at Seminary."
  • Jane Dittrich at home in her living room participating in the Palm Sunday online Eucharist from Christ Church Cathedral.
  • The church exterior sign at St. Stephen's, West Van on Easter Day
  • Easter photo from St. Cuthbert, Delta, Easter Cross decorated by Sharon Grove and Jan Wilmot. Flowers donated by Altar Guild and Leslie Ward. Heart made by Susan Gage.