Category Archive for 'Classes'

First Communion and Confirmation classes

We will be starting up our catechism classes for those preparing for First Communion and Confirmation. Signup sheets will be in the foyer of the church on Sunday, September 11. If you have not yet done so, please sign up your children who wish to receive these sacraments. Classes will be held every other Sunday. […]

Introductory class on the Traditional Latin Mass

… in the hall at Holy Family after the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday, June 5, hosted by the Vancouver Traditional Mass Society. All are welcome, especially newcomers and visitors to Holy Family.

Ecclesiology classes

Fr. Franco will be giving classes on Ecclesiology (Theology of the Church). These classes will help to answer many questions, such as why Protestants still speak of a “Church” even though they are so divided, what precisely makes one “Catholic,” and exactly what we mean when we say that “the gates of hell will not […]

Introductory class on the Traditional Latin Mass

… in the hall at Holy Family at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, May 1, hosted by the Vancouver Traditional Mass Society. All are welcome, especially newcomers and visitors to Holy Family. UPDATE: The class has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Biblical Greek and Biblical Hebrew

We are gauging interest in two possible courses to be offered at Holy Family, one in Biblical Greek and one in Biblical Hebrew. Each would be an introductory-level course that will get you started reading Holy Scripture in the original languages (whether the New Testament or the Old), assuming no prior knowledge of them. If […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Sung Mass … at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, for the Commemoration of the Baptism of Our Lord. Help needed We will empty the church kitchen beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 16, in preparation for the long-awaited renovation. Everything must be removed and packed in boxes for storage. Many volunteers will be […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Young Ladies’ Society … will meet on Saturday, December 19, beginning with Mass at 9 a.m. All young ladies between 10 and 17 are encouraged to attend. Altar servers … will meet on Saturday, December 19, beginning with Mass at 9 a.m. and ending at 2 p.m. Society of St. Vincent de Paul children’s program […]

Introductory class on the Traditional Latin Mass

… in the Kolping Room after the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday, December 6, hosted by the Vancouver Traditional Mass Society. All are welcome, especially newcomers and visitors to Holy Family.

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

All Souls Day … tomorrow, November 2. Please place your All Souls intentions in the basket in the foyer of the church. Do not give money! The All Souls Day Mass schedule is as follows: 7 a.m. Low Mass, followed by two more Low Masses (Communion will be distributed at the 7:00 Mass only) 12 […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Oktoberfest cancelled It had been scheduled to take place on Sunday, October 25. We apologize for any inconvenience. Adult catechism Fr. Geddes will be continuing a catechism course using the Symbolon program as an outline. The course goes into greater depth using other resources. The sessions will run from 1 to 2 p.m. on the […]

Upcoming events at Holy Family

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8, the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Young Adults … will meet with Fr. Franco at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 12, for Rosary, talk, and Holy Hour. First Communion classes … will start on […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Schedule changes Fr. Uy will be away until Friday, June 19, for his annual retreat. Please check the modified Mass schedule. Young Ladies Society … will meet on Saturday, June 20, beginning with Mass at 9 a.m. All young ladies between 10 and 17 are encouraged to attend. Jane Gachuche will be taking over responsibility for the […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Schedule changes and new assignments Fr. Uy will be away from Wednesday, June 10, to Friday, June 19, for his annual retreat. Changes to Mass times will be announced during those weeks. At the request of Fr. John Berg, Superior General of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter, Fr. Uy will also be leaving Holy Family to […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul … at Holy Family will meet in the Kolping Room from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 23. The meeting is open to all who are interested in finding out more about SSVP and its mission of “living the Gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

RIP: Niklaus Ruloff Please pray for the repose of the soul of Niklaus Ruloff, who passed away on Tuesday, April 28, at the age of 72. Prayers will take place at Holy Family at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 4. The Requiem Mass will take place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, also at Holy Family, […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Feast of St. Joseph the Worker There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 1, for the feast of St. Joseph the Worker. First Saturday On Saturday, May 2, 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 … on […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Schedule changes There will be no 9 a.m. Mass on Monday, April 20, as Fr. Uy is still away. Fr. Geddes will be away from Monday, May 18, to Friday, May 22, for his annual retreat, and from Tuesday, May 26, to Thursday, June 4, to attend the priestly ordinations in Nebraska. Fr. Uy will be away from Monday, June 15, […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Thank you! Fr. Geddes and Fr. Uy would like to thank all those who helped make Holy Week beautiful and edifying. A lot of work goes into preparing the church itself and the liturgical ceremonies, requiring many people to put in long hours. Thank you for your many sacrifices. Schedule changes Fr. Geddes and Fr. […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Feast of the Annunciation There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, for the feast of the Annunciation. Altar servers … will meet on Saturday, March 28, beginning with Mass at 9 a.m. and ending at 2 p.m. 40 Days for Life Campaign … began on February 18 and continues till March 29. Holy […]

Upcoming activities at Holy Family

Feast of the Chair of St. Peter There will be a High Mass at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, February 23, for this important feast for the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter. Young Adults … will meet in the at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 28, for the rosary, a talk, and a Holy Hour. Hot dog sale […]

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