Step Into Advent: An Advent Retreat

Come and prepare yourself for a deeper encounter with the Christ Child. Spend moments of meaningful Advent reflections with our dynamic and very engaging speaker Fr. Tony Ricard, then be ready to prepare others to celebrate a joyous Christmas. r. Tony Ricard, MTh, MDiv, a priest in the New Orleans Archdiocese, is the Pastor at St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish and as Campus Minister and Chair of Theology for St. Augustine High School in New Orleans. He is also an instructor at the Institute for Black Catholic Studies at Xavier University and Director of KnightTime Ministries. Fr. Ricard has authored several books and has presented keynote addresses, retreats, revivals and youth talks across the US and in 23 countries.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
(Anticipated Mass will be celebrated at 4:30 p.m.)
Location: John Paul II Pastoral Centre: 4885 Saint John Paul II Way, Vancouver

For individuals in parish ministry – LWC, PREP, RCIA, Adult Faith Formation, Youth & Young Adults. Registration at the door: $15. In-person registration begins at 12:30pm.
Contact 604-683-0281 ext. 50237 or for questions

image: “San Marco Altarpiece” by Fra Angelico (1438 – 1440)