St. Joseph The Worker Parish

St. Joseph The Worker Parish

Parish Office Regular Hours

Tuesday - Friday: 8:30am - 3:30pm
 Saturday, Sunday, Monday: Closed

     Phone: 250-479-7413
     Fax: 250-479-7619
   Email: sjtwparish@rcdvictoria.org


Music Ministry Covid-19 Prevention Plan: Update Dec 12, 2022

An updated Music Ministry Covid-19 Prevention Plan from the Diocesan Liturgical Commission and Bishop Gary Gordon, containing guidelines and best practices for parishes in the Diocese of Victoria during COVID-19 and the annual flu season can be found online at:

https://www.rcdvictoria.org/news/responsetocovid19-0


Letter from Bishop Gary: Update October 6, 2022

A letter from Bishop Gary Gordon with updated information for parishes in the Diocese of Victoria during COVID-19 can be found online at:

https://www.rcdvictoria.org/news/responsetocovid19-0

As always, please do not hesitate to contact the Bishop’s Office with any questions or concerns. 


Mass Livestreamed

 

Posted on: November 1, 2022

Appointment of New Superintendent - Mr. Paul Rossetti

Please click on link below to read about appointment of new Superintendent for Catholic Independent Schools of the Diocese of Victoria:

Appointment of New Superintendent Mr. Paul Rossetti

Posted on: July 21, 2022

Island Catholic School Is Recruiting


https://cisdv.bc.ca/employment-opportunities/

Posted on: December 7, 2021

CCCB's New Palliative Care Toolkit Now Available

Further to Bishop Gary’s memo on November 4th, the CCCB’s new Palliative Care Toolkit is now available online:

https://www.cccb.ca/faith-moral-issues/suffering-and-end-of-life/horizons-of-hope-a-toolkit-for-catholic-parishes-on-palliative-care/

This link gives everyone full access to the entire toolkit containing all of the high-quality and easy-to-use instructional materials.  All of the content, including video files, social media images, and promotional posters, can be downloaded and used freely at no cost. 

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


Announcement:

There are numerous ways to learn more about Indigenous worldview, history and culture.  This is just one you might wish to complete

Indigenous Canada

Indigenous Canada is a FREE12-lesson Massive Open Online Course from the Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta, that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada. From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations. Topics for the 12 lessons include the fur trade and other exchange relationships, land claims and environmental impacts, legal systems and rights, political conflicts and alliances, Indigenous political activism, and contemporary Indigenous life, art and its expressions.

To register or for more information go to:

https://www.ualberta.ca/admissions-programs/online-courses/indigenous-canada/index.html

9-10 Club Serving Soup to Hungry Strategic Plan 2021 - 2023

The Soup Kitchen is a program of the 9-10 Club Serving Soup to the Hungry Society. The Society is a registered non-profit, non-denominational charity. Meal services started on Friday, November 12, 1982. It is the oldest, completely volunteer-run food resource for the hungry in Victoria.

Click here to read all about the Soup Kitchen