Nicholas Elbers / The B.C. Catholic

Nicholas Elbers / The B.C. Catholic

Nicholas Elbers is a reporter for The B.C. Catholic, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Vancouver, Canada.

Articles by Nicholas Elbers / The B.C. Catholic

Canadian bishops praise those who witness on social media but warn ‘don’t be naive’

Feb 4, 2024 / 09:00 am

In a Jan. 24 pastoral letter, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops focused on social media and offered “commitments” to engage with people on social media.

Migrants and refugees Mass in Canada celebrates universality, vibrancy of the Church

Oct 7, 2023 / 07:00 am

A Mass celebrating the annual World Day for Migrants and Refugees was held Sept. 23 in Richmond, British Columbia, showing the vibrancy of the worldwide Church.

Ukraine iconographer and artist paints history while it’s still unfolding

Jul 22, 2023 / 04:00 am

Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, has supported more than 1,000 refugees since the war started.

Culture of loneliness meets culture of death in Canada’s MAiD epidemic, speaker says

Apr 3, 2023 / 07:47 am

“The question is not why are they being approved for euthanasia, the question is why are they asking for it?”