Publications by the Old Catholic Church of BC

Books and Brochures “Statement of Principles” Christmas 1979 “Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist” (English & French) 1983 “History of the Old Catholic Church of B.C. Society” (English and French) Pamphlet “Daily Prayer Book” “Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist (German) 1998 “The Liturgies of the Old Catholic Church of BC” 2004 “Liturgies of the Old Catholic Church of B.C.” 2001 “Facts about The Old Catholic Church of B.C. (since 1921 to the present)”

TV, Radio, Magazine articles


1982 A national broadcast of “Phare Quest” documentary on The Church and Bishop Gérard LaPlante 1990 another documentary (Local Canadian Broadcasting Cooperation, CBC) April 18, 1991 CBC televised The Holy Mass from coast to coast on the CBC TV (French Network). A first for the Liturgy of the Old Catholic Church of B.C. and Canada October 17, 1993 The National Film Board of Canada documentary “The Family” aired in September 1994 on National TV and in other countries. Bishop Gérard LaPlante was interviewed and Holy Mass filmed that day. The documentary produced by Mr. German Gutierrez, assisted by Mr. Serge Lafortune, Martin Leclerc, and Diane Cariere from the N.F.B.  June 5, 2007Channel M Interview of Bishop Jürgen Schmode on German Today

CBC Radio

Interviews in 1987 – 1989 – 1992 – 1993 – 2000 – 2001 – 2002 – 2003 – 2004 – 2005 – 2006 – 2007 by the C.B.C. Vancouver and national shows.

Write up in Newspapers and Magazines about St. Raphael’s Old Catholic Church

“The Province” Vancouver, April 22, 1978 “The Vancouver Express” April 1979 “Le Soleil” (French Newspaper) December 21, 1979 “Muscle Magazine” (USA & Canada) May 1979 “The Vancouver Sun” March 13, 1981 “Flex Magazine” (Canada & USA) April 1986 “Pacific Scene” (Canada Customs, Vancouver Region) May 1986 “The Revue” Neighbourhood Churches April 1986 “The Vancouver Sun” (Photo: Steeple painting) July 20, 1991 “Vancouver: Secrets of the City” by Shawn Blore, 1st & 2nd Edition, Published by Arsenal Pulp Press, Vancouver, B.C. “Vancouver Courier” October 4, 1998 “Vancouver Courier” February 7, 2007 “Vancouver Courier” June 8, 2007