The Archdiocese announces following positions are currently available . For more details for each position, please go to this link: https://rcav.org/employment/
Pastoral Centre Offices
Administrative Assistant (Marriage Preparation Program), Ministries & Outreach Office (FT)
Administrative Assistant to the Vicar General
Client Services & Team Support Lead (Contract)
Family Services Advisor, Catholic Cemeteries
Outreach and Community Coordinator, Catholic Cemeteries
Safe Environment Coordinator
Youth Ministry Coordinator, St. Clare of Assisi Parish
Building Maintenance Worker, St. Jude School (PT)
Custodian, Archbishops Carney Secondary School (PT)
French Teacher, Island Catholic Schools
Sessional Instructors, Corpus Christi College
Program Coordinator, Star of the North Retreat Centre, Alberta (PT)
Volunteer Opportunities – The Archdiocese of Vancouver is accepting applications for volunteer opportunities at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre in the following areas: Program Support & Events Support. To apply, please complete our Volunteer Information Form
SECOND COLLECTION – at all Masses for the weekend of June 15 & 16, is for Pro-Life Sunday. Your support for local pro-life efforts has healed families and changed minds. From the Pro-Life Sunday collection last year, thousands of lives were impacted thanks to your gifts. You may also donate online at http://www.rcav.org/prolife Thank you for your generosity.
Feast of Mount Carmel Mass is on TUESDAY, JULY 16th at 7pm in St. Edmund’s Parish, 545 Mahon Ave., North Vancouver. The Main Celebrant is Father Jerry D’Souza. After the Mass, Scapulars will be blessed & distributed along with devotional Prayers to our Lady of Mount Carmel. Reception to follow in their Parish Hall. This will also be an opportunity to bid farewell to our dear Father Jerry who has been transferred to Calgary. All parishioners, Carmelites and all who know Father Jerry are invited.
ST. PIUS X ELEMENTARY SCHOOL is taking the names of prospective Kindergarten students for 2019-2020 school year. Please contact the school office – 604-929-0345 – between 8 am and 4 pm, Monday to Friday. If you have a child for any other grade, please contact the school to see the availability of the space.
Regarding PAPAL BLESSINGS – The Archdiocese of Vancouver is unable to process Papal blessing requests from parishes any more. You may visit the Vatican website at “The Holy See – Vatican” to obtain one. For more information, please contact the parish office.
ARCHDIOCESAN NEWS – Welcome Mass for New Catholics on Sunday, June 16 at 3 p.m. Archbishop Miller and the Archdiocese of Vancouver invite all who have entered the Catholic Church in the last five years, along with their families and friends, to celebrate together with Mass at Holy Rosary Cathedral. A light reception in the Cathedral Hall will follow.
An Evening with Archbishop Miller – Save the Date! The eighth annual Archbishop’s Dinner will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver. This year, in partnership with Providence Health Care and with St. Mark’s College, Archbishop Miller has designated the proceeds to help foster Catholic health-care ethics in the education of health-care providers and in the support of their day-to-day practice. There will be a reception at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. For more information or to reserve your table(s) please contact email@example.com.
To the Knight’s dear supporters: The PANCAKE BREAKFASTs will be on hiatus from June – August, as planned. The next one is scheduled on September 2019. Thank you very much for your continued support of the Knights of Columbus activities, and we will see you in September!
“WHO AM I” – A 4-day workshop, August 19-22, 2019 from 9 am to 5 pm at St. Anthony’s hall, 2347 Inglewood Avenue, West Vancouver. Our facilitator is Fr. John McCarthy.
Registration forms available through St. Anthony’s Parish office. Phone: 604-926-6881.
Please see notice board outside the Church for details.
The final two weeks of classes are upon us, followed by school exams, year-end assignments and graduation events for our grade 12 students. We ask for your prayers as they weave their way through these last few weeks of the school year, that they maintain their focus and exceed their own expectations.
Mark June 8 on your calendar for STA’s Alumni Social: ‘A Last Walk Though St. Thomas Aquinas High School’. If you went to STA, if your children went to STA, if you worked bingo at STA, this is the last opportunity to walk down memory lane through the hallways and classrooms of
the old school. On June 8. from 1 to 4pm, the school will be open to all. Refreshments will be served. Tickets are free. Please RSVP http://www.alumnista.com
HOLY TRINITY is having a “CASH RAFFLE” FUNDRAISER this June. The Grand Prize is $20,000. The goal is to raise funds for the ongoing needs of the parish and the school. Tickets are at $10. If you are feeling lucky, please Contact Flavia – 778-927-8710. Draw on June 15, 2019. For more info – 604-987-4454.
All are invited to our FIRST FRIDAY DEVOTION on June 7th. There will be Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament from 9 am, after morning Mass, and the devotion will continue until 7 pm. Celebratory Mass is at 7 pm. Spend the Summer Season right and spend some time with the Lord. Kindly sign your name and the time in the sign-up sheet located at the entrance of the Church.
ARCHDIOCESE of Vancouver announces the 2019 Walk to Keep the Dream Alive is on Sunday June 2, 12:00pm. Join us by registering online at http://www.DomesticAbuseServices.ca or call our office for details. The walk, which is open to all, will be held at Tynehead Regional Park in Surrey and will raise funds for Domestic Abuse services – Our Lady of Good Counsel Society’s programs including Eva’s House and will help impact the lives of many women and children. (604)585-6688.
STA Music department will hold their annual Spring Concert at Centennial Theatre on Tuesday, May 28 beginning at 7 pm. All parishioners are invited to attend.
A successful International Night took place on Friday, May 24. We hope new families to the school had a chance to attend and experience some old fashioned STA hospitality.
Thirteen members of the STA track and field team qualified to participate in the BC High School Track and Field Championships in Kelowna on May 30-June 1. We wish our athletes good luck with their events and safe travels.
STA NEWS – Mark June 8 on your calendar for ‘A last walk though St. Thomas Aquinas High School’. If you went to STA, if your children went to STA, if you worked bingo at STA, this is a last opportunity to walk down memory lane through the hallways and classrooms of the old school. On June 8. from 1 to 4pm, the school will be open to all. Refreshments will be served. Tickets are free. Please RSVP http://www.alumnista.com
CWL NEWS – Due to a change in plans, there will not be a June Meeting. We are looking forward to seeing everyone again in September after a relaxing and, hopefully, sunny summer.
CWLGARAGE SALE- Saturday, June 1st from 9:30 am to 2:30pm in the parish hall. Tables are still available. To book a table please call Irene at 604 243 9889 or Rosanna – 604 351 7400. The cost of the table is $25.
CWL Bake Sale Donations – We would appreciate any baked goods from parishioners who want to donate to our Bake Table at the Garage Sale. Items can be dropped off on Friday, May 31st at the office by 3:30 pm or at the parish hall from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Also, after 8:30 am on Sat. June 1st. All monies raised will go to the numerous charities and programs that we support. Thank you in advance for your generosity.