Dedication of St. Michael the Archangel

There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, September 29, for the feast of the dedication of the Cathedral of St. Michael the Archangel.

First Friday and First Saturday

There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 3, followed by devotions to the Sacred Heart with Adoration until 10 p.m.

On Saturday, October 4, there will be Exposition at 7:40 a.m. followed by devotions to the Immaculate Heart of Mary at 8:30 a.m.

Youth Group

… will meet on Saturday, October 4, at Traditional Learning Academy.

VTMS annual general meeting

The Vancouver Traditional Mass Society will hold its annual general meeting at Holy Family at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 5. Our guest speaker this year will be Dr. Christopher Malloy of the Theology Department at the University of Dallas, whose topic will be “Mary Co-Redemptrix.” Dr. Malloy’s curriculum vitae can be found here. He also maintains a blog called Theological Flint.

All are welcome to attend the meeting and talk, but only members may vote. Light refreshments will be served. If you plan to attend, please sign up on the sheet in the foyer of the church or email David Reid at so we know how much food to prepare.

Family day of recollection

On Saturday, October 11, we will have our first-ever family day of recollection. This will be open to men, women, and children. Adults will have their talks in the church and children in the school. Please bring your own meals. The day will begin with Mass at 9 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. More details will be forthcoming.

Confraternity of St. Peter

A ceremony for all member of the Confraternity of St. Peter will take place after the 10:30 Mass on Sunday, October 19. During this ceremony, all members will recite the prayer of the Confraternity kneeling at the communion rail, and they will receive a blessing. Please bring your certificate to the Mass.