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Pancake Breakfast! 

Join us for a Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, September 24,
after the 9 am Mass.
More details to follow.



Join us for a farewell for Fr. Ben

Join us for a farewell for Fr. Ben. Sunday July 9, after the 10 am Mass. Cake and beverage provided. Please consider bringing treats or finger foods to share. See you there!

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Celebrate with us!
75 years as a Parish

Holy Child Parish is celebrating its 75th anniversary as a parish, established in 1948, and 95 years as a community, which first began in 1928.


Taize Prayer
March 15

A Lenten activity for the youth and for everyone!
Wednesday, March 15, at 6 pm.



 Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

Statement from the CCCB on the passing of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. We join the Church in praying for the repose of his soul.  May he rest in peace.


Advent Sacrament of Reconciliation

Holy Child Parish
Advent Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Friday, December 9, 2022 
5.15 pm 
- 6.45 pm.


Pray a Novena of 33 days to St. Joseph

CWL invites parishioners to join them. The Novena will begin on November 8, after the mass, and end on December 10.


Thanksgiving Mass
August 1

A Thanksgiving Mass will take place on August 1, at 10 am for Fr. Ben on the 24th anniversary of his Sacerdotal Ordination.


CWL Plant & Bake Sale Fundraiser

May 7, Parish Hall, 9 am - 1 pm
This is your opportunity to purchase plants, baked goods, and Mother's Day gifts.

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Encounters of Hope Webinar Series 

"The Process of Evangelization
in Our Daily Lives"
April 5, 12, 19 & 26, at 10 am, in the Parish Hall. 

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Way of the Cross, Fridays at 6 pm

Please join us at Holy Child Parish for the Stations of the Cross, every Friday in Lent, at 6 pm.


Bring your old blessed palms

Ash Wednesday is the start of Lenten Season. If you have Blessed Palms in your home, please bring them to the Church. Thank you.

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Christmas Season
Mass Schedule

Join us at Holy Child Parish for Christmas and New Year Masses. Registration is required for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.


Healing & Reconciliation Appeal

Contributions to be distributed through consultation with Indigenous leadership, community members and those affected.


Stage 3

Please click on the link below to see the message from Bishop Bittman regarding Stage 3 Re-Opening Guidelines for Parishes.


Loss of

Bishop's Address Regarding Loss of Mission Churches.

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Remember the new time for Sunday Mass

As of Sunday, July 16, 2023,
Sunday Mass will be at the new time of 9 am
at Holy Child Parish.


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Thank you to everyone!

THANK YOU for making our 75th Anniversary Celebration so successful and special! 


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Holy Week & Easter Schedule

Join us at Holy Child Parish for Holy Week and Easter events.


Way of the Cross,
Fridays at 6 pm

Please join us at Holy Child Parish for the Stations of the Cross, every Friday in Lent, at 6 pm.


2022 Christmas Message 

Please read the 2022 Christmas Message from Bishop Bittman.

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Annual Christmas Bazaar

Celebrate the season with us!
Come to our Annual Christmas Bazaar on  Saturday, December 3,
10 am - 2 pm, Holy Child  Church.


Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

Holy Mass will be offered for the eternal rest of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, September 19 at 10 am.


Synod Synthesis

Please read the Synod Synthesis
of the Assembly of
Western Canada Bishops.

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Holy Week & Easter Schedule, 2022

Join us at Holy Child Parish for Holy Week & Easter Celebrations.

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Holy Mass on Sundays at 10 am 

Due to the lifting of restrictions, we will return to our original mass schedule of 10 am Mass on Sundays beginning Sunday, March 20, 2022.


CCCB Statement on  Invasion of Ukraine

Please read the CCCB Statement on the Russian Invasion of Ukraine and continue to pray.


Synodal Journey at Holy Child

You are invited!
Join us in the discernment process
Sunday, February 13 at 1 pm, in the church hall.


Advent Penance Service

Holy Child Parish Advent Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Friday, December 3, 2021 
4-6 pm.

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New Guidance for Worship Services

Bishop Bittman delineates preventive measures to reduce the spread of Covid-19.


BC Bishops

BC Bishops launch campaign in support of Healing and Reconciliation. The Appeal will launch in September 2021.



Bishop Bittman would like to draw attention to this excellent resource.


Welcome Fr. Gabriel to Holy Child Parish!

Join us to welcome Fr. Gabriel.
Sunday July 16, after the 9 am Mass. Cake and beverage provided. Please consider bringing treats or finger foods to share. See you there!

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75th Anniversary Thanksgiving Mass

Join us at Memorial Park, Summerland, on Sunday, June 11 at
10 am for our 75th Anniversary Parish Celebration. BBQ food and beverages will be provided after the mass.

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Parish Lenten Recollection

Friday, March 31 at 6.30 pm.
Theme: Healing the wounds of our hearts and homes
Speaker: Br. Ferdinand Bayarong

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Ash Wednesday
February 22, 2023

Please join us on Ash Wednesday, February 22, for Holy Mass at 9 am and 6 pm -  a day of fasting and abstinence.

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Christmas Season
Mass Schedule 2022

Join us at Holy Child Parish for Christmas and New Year Masses. 


Pie Fundraiser

Pie sales will be held after Sunday masses on October 30 and November 6. Apple, peach, and cherry pies, $12 each.


Parish Picnic
Join us!

Sunday, September 18,
after the 10 am Mass on the church lawn. Hamburgers, hotdogs and drinks will be provided.


 Upcoming Visit of Pope Francis 

Vatican Announces Upcoming Visit of Pope Francis July 24 - 29, 2022.
Visit to focus on Indigenous healing and reconciliation


Pope Francis' Apology to Indigenous Peoples

Pope expresses "sorrow and shame" for abuse and lack of respect of Indigenous within residential school system.

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COVID Restrictions Lifted

Please read the message from
Bishop Bittman regarding the
New Public Health Orders,
March 11, 2022.


Ash Wednesday
March 2, 2022

Holy Mass at 9 am & 6 pm
Day of Fasting & Abstinence
Pope Francis requests all Catholics to pray & fast for Ukraine on this day.

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Christmas Letter from Bishop Bittman

A Christmas Message from Bishop Bittman to all parishes.


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Give thanks unto the Lord!
Thank you to all who helped make Thanksgiving at Holy Child Parish special.

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Pope Launches

Pope Francis launches a powerful appeal for people to get vaccinated with approved Covid-19 vaccines, calling it “an act of love.”



Bishop Bittman provides further information on Indian Residential Schools, including articles & letters

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