B.C. and Yukon Bishops invite Catholics to support Truth and Reconciliation Commission B.C. National Event

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Truth_and_Reconciliation_B.C._National_EventThis past August 15, British Columbia and Yukon Bishops issued a news release inviting Catholics to support the Truth and Reconciliation B.C. National Event to take place September 18-21, 2013. At the same time, they issued a letter expressing “deepest regret … for any abuse which took place in the residential schools under our care.” The Bishops also said “the time has come to take the next step forward in healing this legacy of painful wounds and to foster a renewed mutual understanding.”  A copy of the letter has been posted on the Archdiocese of Vancouver website.

Link to the letter