St. John the Apostle

May 07, 2020

Activities @ SJA during pandemic

It is important to stay spiritually healthy during the pandemic. Here are our activities at SJA during the pandemic: 


  • Watch Live Streaming Holy Mass at home on Saturday at 4:00 pm (in Cantonese) and at 6:00 pm (in English). And on Sunday at 10:00 am (in English) Youtube Channel:     https://bit.ly/SJAParishVancouver


  • Confession on Saturday from 11 am to noon in the church basement or by appointment. Please contact Father Anthony at [email protected] or 604-729-7638 (call or text)


  • Parish church and grotto are opened for private prayer Monday to Friday from 8 am to 7 pm. Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm. Sunday from 12 noon to 7 pm.  



  • Online Catechism classes for adults (RCIA) in English on Wednesday from 7 pm to 8 pm, in Cantonese on Saturday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm, and in Mandarin on Thursday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Online Catechism classes for children (PREP Grade 4 and above) on Tuesday from 4:15 pm to 5 pm.  Please contact Father Anthony ([email protected]) to sign up. 


  • Father Anthony’s prayer groups are meeting online in English on Monday from 7 pm to 8:45 pm, and in Cantonese on Sunday from 7:15 pm to 9 pm (Night Prayer, Rosary, Bible Study, and Chaplet of Divine Mercy). Please contact Father Anthony ([email protected]) to sign up.   


  • Parishioners are encouraged to access online Catholic resources while staying at home at Formed.Org. Access Code for SJA Parishioners is: TWNH4F