Posted on: July 28, 2021

BC Bishops' Campaign in Support of Healing and Reconciliation

The Catholic bishops of British Columbia recognize the need for a province-wide initiative to raise funds to support healing and reconciliation among Indigenous and non-Indigenous people.

This appeal will launch formally in September 2021, at which time further details will be provided.

In the Diocese of Victoria, donations may be made at:

The campaign message may be found on our Diocesan website at:

Many thanks and blessings,

Cynthia Bouchard, Chancellor

Diocese of Victoria

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:

Posted on: June 4, 2021

Bishop Gary Gordon's Statement of Apology and Commitment

Bishop Gary Gordon, on behalf of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Victoria, has issued a statement of apology for the harm caused due to our complicity involved in the operations of the residential schools. He also expresses our commitment to the process of healing, reconciliation, and education regarding this tragic history.

Click Here to read Bishop Gary Gordon's Statement.