First Nations Resources
First Nations & The Local Church
As we seek to humbly learn and grow in our relationship with our Indigenous brothers and sisters of this land, we wish to share the following resources to express this commitment.
Archdiocese of Vancouver
Trust and Confidence at a Painful Time (Msgr Smith's homily: June 13, 2021)
BC Catholic Articles
Former Kamloops school resident says faith provides way forward (June 10, 2021)
Attempts at healing must be Indigenous-led: Archbishop Miller (June 10, 2021)
First Nations reconciliation guide arrives at a timely moment (June 24, 2021)
On May 27, 2022, James Borkowski, Archbishop’s Delegate for Operations, gave a presentation regarding the work of reconciliation between Catholics and Indigenous people.
Elder Wendy Charbonneau of the Squamish Nation gave an inspiring presentation at CTR to over 70 parishioners on May 15, 2022.