Regional Guides

Regional Guides

Edit TextTo assist the bishop with pastoral care and administration, dioceses are divided into smaller regional groupings known as Archdeaconries and Regional Deaneries, under the leadership of an Archdeacon and Regional Dean, respectively. In the Diocese of New Westminster, there are six Archdeaconries and eleven Regional Deaneries.

Click on the interactive map below to explore the parishes of the Diocese of New Westminster and their regional groupings:

Dean of the Diocese and Rector of Christ Church Cathedral

  • Peter Elliott
    • The Very Reverend Peter Elliott, DD
    • Email

There are two Archdeacons with a diocesan-wide role:

  • Douglas Fenton

    Executive Archdeacon

    • The Venerable Douglas Fenton, DD
    • Email
  • Bruce Morris

    Archdeacon for Deacons

    • The Venerable Bruce Morris
    • Email



The Diocese consists of the following 6 Archdeaconries: Vancouver, Burrard, Lougheed, Fraser, Capilano and Westminster

  • John Stephens


    • The Venerable John Stephens
    • Email
  • Philippa Segrave Pride

    Burrard and Lougheed

    • The Venerable Philippa Segrave-Pride
    • Email
  • The Venerable Luisito Engnan


    • The Venerable Luisito (Louie) Engnan
    • Email
  • Stephen Muir


    • The Venerable Stephen Muir DMin
    • Email
  • Elizabeth Northcott


    • The Venerable Elizabeth Northcott
    • Email



Regional Deaneries

The Diocese consists of the following Regional Deaneries :

In Burrard Archdeaconry

  • Kevin Hunt


    • The Reverend Kevin Hunt
    • Email



In Vancouver Archdeaconry

  • Richard Leggett


    • The Reverend Dr. Richard Leggett
    • Email
  • Christine Rowe

    Point Grey

    • The Reverend Christine Rowe
    • Email



In Westminster Archdeaconry

  • Brian Vickers


    • The Reverend Brian Vickers
    • Email
  • Gordon Barrett

    Royal City/South Burnaby

    • The Reverend Captain Deacon Gordon Barrett
    • Email



In Capilano Archdeaconry

  • Patrick Blaney

    North Vancouver

    • The Reverend Patrick Blaney
    • Email
  • Clarence Li

    Sea to Sky

    • The Reverend Clarence Li
    • Email



In Fraser Archdeaconry

  • Allan Carson


    • The Reverend Allan Carson
    • Email
  • Stephen Laskey

    Peace Arch

    • The Reverend Stephen Laskey
    • Email



In Lougheed Archdeaconry

  • Paul Bowie

    Golden Ears

    • The Reverend Paul Bowie
    • Email
  • Stephanie Shepard

    Tri-Cities/North Burnaby

    • The Reverend Stephanie Shepard
    • Email