April 30, 2017 - Third Sunday of Easter
They said to each other, “Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road, while he was opening the scriptures to us?”
Weekend Mass Times
Oliver: (click to view map)
The Roman Catholic Parish of Christ the King has been serving Oliver residents since 1931. We also serve two mission communities, Okanagan Falls, 20 km north of Oliver, and the Osoyoos Indian Reserve, located immediately east of Oliver.
Development & Peace Weekly Message
Today we are reminded that our earthly possessions, such as silver and gold, are perishable and temporary. However, we continue to place a high demand on materials, particularly those that are extracted from the earth.
Canadian mining companies continue to engage in unethical practices throughout the Global South, and have become notorious for their lack of attention to environmental and human rights issues.
Development and Peace continues to advocate for an independent human rights ombudsperson for Canada’s extractive sector. This will help to ensure that Canadian mining companies have an obligation, not just an option, to behave ethically.
Go to www.devp.org/voiceforjustice for more information.
Our parish office is located in our main church building, at 6044 Spartan Street in Oliver. Scheduled office hours are Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:00 am until noon.
Oliver, BC V0H 1T0
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