St. Joseph The Worker Parish

St. Joseph The Worker Parish

Parish Office Regular Hours

Tue - Friday: 8:30am - 3:30pm
Sat, Sun, Monday: Closed

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

ALL PARISH MASSES will be held at Sacred Heart Parish, 4040 Nelthorpe Street, Victoria, BC (behind St. Andrew's High School on McKenzie Ave) starting:

July 7th until July 23rd, 2021 to accommodate the replacement and installation of new sanctuary carpet (Thanks to End of the Roll Carpets).

Wednesday, 6:00pm

Friday, 9:00am

Saturday, 6:00pm

Sunday, 9:00am

Sunday, 11:00am

Sunday 6:00pm

Memo Update COVID June 30, 2021

Greetings,

Please find attached a memo from Bishop Gary Gordon, regarding new Directives to align with the BC Restart Plan Step 3.

Memo Update COVID June 30 2021

Thanks,

Margaret Gwyn

Executive Assistant to the Bishop and the Chancellor

Diocese of Victoria


Mass Live-Streamed on Saturday

Mass will continue to be live-streamed on Saturdays, alternating between St. Joseph the Worker (6:00pm) and Sacred Heart (4:00pm)

Please click here for the link to livestream Masses

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Diocese of Victoria Bursaries and Awards Extended to August 13, 2021

The deadline to apply for the bursaries and awards offered by the Diocese of Victoria has been extended to August 13, 2021.  Outstanding students and educators are encouraged to visit the  following links for more information and application forms:

The Jawl Bundon LLP Bursary ($2500): for a grade 12 Catholic student who has been accepted to a post-secondary institution.  Preference will be given to Indigenous students, and to students who live outside of Greater Victoria and Nanaimo.

The Blessed Marie Anne Blondin Bursary ($1000): for a lay woman who is accepted or enrolled in a program or course for ministry in the Church, such as religious education, social justice, liturgy, social action, care of the sick, etc.

The Char Deslippe Memorial Award ($500): for a teacher working in Island Catholic Schools or a parish catechist serving in children, youth or adult ministry.

Margaret Gwyn

Executive Assistant to the Bishop and the Chancellor

Diocese of Victoria

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Message from the Chancery: World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

A new post has just been added to the Diocesan site about the first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, which will be celebrated this Sunday, July 25th:

https://www.rcdvictoria.org/news/world-day-for-grandparents-and-the-elderly

Posted on: July 14, 2021

Message from the Chancery: Statement in Response to Penelakut Island Graves

A post has just been added to the Diocesan website about Bishop Gary’s response to the disclosure of more than 160 unmarked graves on the site of the former Kuper Island Indian Residential School:


https://www.rcdvictoria.org/special-announcements/statement-in-response-to-penelakut-island-graves

CCCB - Resources

The CCCB collaborated with Salt+Light to produce and broadcast a special program entitled “A Catholic Response to Bill C-7”. The English and French programs are available on the Salt+Light website at the following links:

EN - https://saltandlighttv.org/blogfeed/getpost.php?id=100539

FR - https://seletlumieretv.org/blogfeed/getpost.php?id=25325