Write a Letter to Protect Youth Standing Up for Human Rights

The Nelson Amnesty group is standing up for human rights and inviting the community to join in Amnesty International’s annual Write for Rights campaign, a global letter-writing campaign around International Human Rights Day on December 10.

Saturday December 7 at Nelson Public Library 10am – 3pm; and Sunday December 8 at Oso Negro Café 10am – 3pm

For more information, contact Judith Fearing, (250) 551-4456

CWL Annual Christmas Luncheon for all the ladies of the Parish
When: Saturday, Dec. 7th, 2019
Where: Mass at 11:00 am in the Cathedral, followed by lunch at 12:00 pm at

Best Western Hotel in Baker Street
Menu: Roast chicken buffet with salad, desserts and coffee.

Tickets: $ 22.00
Call Anita Holliday at 250-352-6792 or ask one of the CWL members at mass to purchase a ticket, or if you need a ride. Ticket sales on or before December 1, 2019.

Bring a donation/food item to donate to the Salvation Army.


6pm, Friday, December 13th at Nelson United Church

Simple food in rich company and common purpose — please join us for a wonderful Beans & Rice Dinner, Friday Dec. 13th at 6pm, at Nelson United Church, as Selkirk College nursing students report on their recent trip to Guatemala in the spring. $15 at the door (open at 5:30pm). Con- versation, silent auction, student presentation, and the best shared meal in town! Info @ 250-354-4791.


A. St. Joseph’s School Purdy’s Fundraising
Order Forms at the back of the Church

B. Religious christmas card will be on sale at the back of the church in the next few weeks.

Program/Series this Fall on Salt + Light TV!

Canada’s Catholic television network invites you to watch these featured series and other new and returning programs this Fall:

– Our new documentary style program ‘Behold” will feature Catholic stories of beauty, truth and goodness on a variety of intriguing topics.
– Featuring different dioceses across Canada, ‘This Place: Real People. Real Faith’, is a new upbeat, fresh and joy filled TV series about Catholics who share us the faith of their local community.

We strive to provide a variety of live event coverage, masses and devotions, as well as programs and documentaries that focus on spreading the joy of the Gospel message and the light of Christ to the world.

You can to subscribe to Salt + Light TV from cable and satellite carriers throughout Canada. Check your local provider or visit www.saltandlighttv.org/subscribe for more details. Don’t miss out and become a subscriber today!