Sacred Triduum, April 13-15, 2017 Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord’s Supper Procession to the Altar of Repose Altar of Repose Good Friday: Prostration of the clergy Good Friday Prayers “Ecce lignum crucis in quo salus mundi pependit” (Behold the wood of the cross on which hung the salvation of the world) Veneration of the […]
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Blessing of Palms and Procession at Holy Family, April 9, 2017 (Photos courtesy of Claire Phillips)
Fr. David Franco, FSSP, assistant pastor of Holy Family Parish in Vancouver, BC, invites you to join him on a Catholic pilgrimage to the Holy Land from November 26 to December 9, 2017. For information about itinerary and pricing, please visit Orbis Catholicus Travel at www.oc-travel.com, or contact Susan Kotnik at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-465-6911.
Parishioners and guests are warmly invited to the parish potluck on Gaudete Sunday, December 11, after the 10:30 Mass. Please bring a dish to share if you’re planning to attend. A sign-up sheet will be available in the foyer of the church on Sunday, November 27.
The Vancouver Traditional Mass Society will hold its yearly fundraising raffle and live and silent auctions during our parish’s annual Gaudete Sunday potluck on December 11. As well as raising funds for the financial support of Canadian seminarians at the FSSP’s Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary, it will be a fun parish event! Donations of […]
For more information, please contact Sherri Marcotte at 604-710-4269 or email email@example.com.
The annual general meeting of the Vancouver Traditional Mass Society will be held on Saturday, November 12, following the 9 a.m. Mass at Holy Family. The meeting will take place in the parish hall. Dr. Peter Kwasniewski, professor, musician, and prolific author and lecturer, will be our guest speaker. His topic will be “The Words of Our Lady […]
… will have a social gathering at the school on Saturday, November 5, after the 9 a.m. Mass. Women 20 years and above are invited to attend. It’s a great opportunity to get to know other ladies in our parish in a social setting, listen to a spiritual talk from one of our priests, and learn how you […]
This year’s annual general meeting of the Vancouver Traditional Mass Society (Una Voce Canada) will be held on Saturday, November 12, following the offering of the Extraordinary Form of the Mass at 9 a.m. at Holy Family Parish, 4851 Beatrice Street, Vancouver. The meeting will take place in the parish hall. The VTMS is very pleased to have […]
The Knights of Columbus at Holy Family are sponsoring a men’s night, “A Knights’ Night with Beer and Burgers,” on Saturday, August 13, starting with Mass at 4 p.m. All men of the parish are invited. The cost is $10 for a beer, burger, and salad; afterwards it’s $4 for beer and $4 for burgers. We […]
Thanks to Claire Phillips for these photos of the Solemn High Mass offered on July 1, 2016, the feast of the Precious Blood and the eighth anniversary of the establishment of Holy Family as a personal parish for the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite. Fr. Daniel Geddes, FSSP, was the celebrant; Fr. Brian McDonnell, […]
Our annual parish picnic will take place on Friday, July 1, which, besides being Canada Day, is the feast of the Precious Blood and the eighth anniversary of the establishment of Holy Family as a personal parish for the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite. A High Mass at 10:30 a.m. will be followed by a barbecue/picnic on the […]
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul will hold its second annual yard sale on Saturday, May 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Proceeds will help members of our parish family who are in need, and will also help fund our outreach efforts. Questions? Please contact Sherri at 604-710-4269 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will have a parish movie night in the hall at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 21. Our film will be the original 1954 Gojira (Godzilla) in Japanese with English subtitles. Ever wonder what started it all? Come find out. Fr. Franco will give a brief history of the movie and some of the historical details that […]
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul will hold its second annual yard sale on Saturday, May 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Proceeds will help members of our parish family who are in need, and will also help fund our outreach efforts. Everyone is welcome to donate new or gently used items that are […]
His Excellency Most Reverend Athanasius Schneider, ORC, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Maria Santissima in Astana, Kazakhstan, will be in Vancouver on Saturday, November 14. At 10:00 a.m., he will celebrate a Pontifical High Mass in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite at Holy Family Church. The Mass will be offered for persecuted Christians in […]
His Excellency Most Reverend Athanasius Schneider, ORC, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Maria Santissima in Astana, Kazakhstan, is coming to Vancouver. On Saturday, November 14, Bishop Schneider will celebrate a Pontifical High Mass in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Parish, 4851 Beatrice Street, Vancouver. The Mass […]
High Mass for the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul … at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29. Confirmations Archbishop Miller will come to Holy Family to administer the sacrament of Confirmation at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30. All are encouraged to support the five confirmandi with their presence, and to meet the Archbishop, who […]
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 […]
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 […]