Fonds F-388a - St. Matthias' Parish (Vancouver, B.C.) fonds

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St. Matthias' Parish (Vancouver, B.C.) fonds

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  • Textual record

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St. Matthias and St. Luke

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AADNW F-388a

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  • 1959-2011 (Creation)
    St. Matthias' Parish (Vancouver, B.C.)

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2 m of textual records; 43 photographs

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First services for the Parish of St. Matthias were recorded in 1959. The parish was dedicated in 1960 and consecrated in 1975. Although it has not formally merged, the Parish of St. Matthias worships with the Parish of St. Luke's, Vancouver in the buildings of St. Matthias.

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Fonds consists of original sentence of consecration (1975), consecration committee records (1975), original dedication documents including service booklets (1960), baptismal register (1960-1976), civil marriage registers (1961-1988), ON FILM ONLY: baptismal register (1976-1995), ON FILM ONLY: confirmation register (1960-1994), ON FILM ONLY: banns of marriage register (1961-1990), ON FILM ONLY: burual register (1959-1995), service registers (1959-1994), ON FILM ONLY: service register (1994-1996), covenant relationships (1977), parish conference (1974), pastoral roll (1976-1978), year books (1980-1988), warden reports (1959-1980), vestry minutes & reports (1959-1985), parish statistics (1959-1969), outreach & finance committee records (1976-1978), St. Matthias Oakridge Outreach Institute records (1977-1980), refugee family records (1979-1981), financial ledgers (1959-1978), inventory lists (1971-1979), land & taxes records (1965...1976), parish hall records (1977-1979), rectory records (1960-1986), trustees minutes (1975-1985), parish council by-laws (1969-1980), shepherding system (1969-1979), project 28 records (1969-1971), church committee minutes (1959-1987) & correspondence records (1959-1972), clergy appointments (1963, 1968), leaflets (1960-1985), christian education records (1975-1977), bible study group records (1961-1970), church school records (1960-1973), A.C.W. records (1960-1977), newsletters (1959-1973), "Ernie's Epistles" (1973-1985), "the Celebration Newsletter" (1984-1985), special events records (1970-1985), historical material, photographs, and microfilm

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Records are subject to the British Columbia Personal Information Protection Act.

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St. Luke's Parish, Vancouver (B.C.)

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Alpha-numeric designations: Inmagic identifier: 2001
General note: Title based on fonds contents.Data entry data: 18/07/08 11:38
Conservation: 0.39

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Accessions: D995-05 D996-05 D200-30

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St. Matthias did not appear in the 1993 Guide to the Holdings of the Archives... because of its relationship to St. Luke's, Vancouver, it was given the number A-388A/F-388A. This number is not to suggest that it has any hierarchical relationship to the parish of St. Luke, Vancouver.

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