Sisters serving in the Parish: The Daughters of Charity of
Canossa. (Known as Canossian Sisters) were funded by St.
Magdalene of Canossa in 1808 Verona, Italy. St. Magdalene is one
of few Funders’ who established Religious Communities of women
and men. And Lay Canossian Associates. (Women and men).
The Daughters of Charity of Canossa are present in six
Continents: Australia, Africa, Mexico, Asia, Europe, North and
The sisters have been present in Richmond, B.C. Canada since
Currently there are three sisters helping in different
Ministries in Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church Parish: working
in various groups.
Sister Cecilia Cham works as a Chaplain in Vancouver General
Hospital as well.
The Canossian Sisters can be reached at:
Mother of the Redeemer Convent,
6071 Christina Road,
Richmond B.C. V7C 2P7
Fax: as above
E mail: cansrc@Telus.ca