Second Collection

Second Collections in the Archdiocese of Vancouver

New Year's Day

Like other ordinary Sunday Collections. Proceeds go towards the needs of the parish.

B.C. Catholic

To support the parish in its circulation of the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Vancouver. This collection is retained by the parish to defray the parish costs of distribution.

St. Joseph's Society

To support priests in their retirement years.

Share Lent

To help the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace fight poverty in third-world countries and foster international justice.

The Needs of the Church in the Holy Land

To support Christians in the Holy Land.

Work of Vocations

To support seminarians studying to become priests for the Archdiocese of Vancouver.

The Pope's Pastoral Works

To contribute to the financial aid offered by the Holy Father to people stricken by natural disasters.

Catholic Missions in Canada

To provide support for over 600 remote and poor mission communities across Canada.

Pro-Life Sunday

To help support the life-affirming work of pro-life groups in our diocese.

Healing and Reconciliation

To support healing and reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in our province.

Needs of the Church in Canada

To support the work of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops.

World Mission Sunday
(Evangelization of the Nations)

To help the Society for the Propagation of the Faith assist missionary bishops and dioceses throughout the world.

Peter's Pence

Support offered to the Holy Father as a sign of sharing in the concern of the Pope for the many different needs of the Universal Church and for the relief of those most in need.

Home Missions

To support the 12 Catholic missions in First Nations communities throughout the Archdiocese, and the Apostleship of the Sea serving seafarers who work on ships that visit Vancouver harbour.

Youth Ministry

To support Archdiocesan youth programs. 50% is returned to the parishes for their youth programs.

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