Categories: General
      Date: Jun  1, 2021
     Title: CCCB Statement

Statement from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops following the recent discovery at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School on the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation

On May 31 the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) published a statement following the report of a recent discovery of children’s graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School on the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation.

The statement expresses shock and sorrow for the loss of children and pledges to walk "side by side with Indigenous Peoples in the present, seeking greater healing and reconciliation for the future. "

The statement is available here.



Statement from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops following the recent discovery at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School on the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation