Behold is the community for Catholics in Vancouver.

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There Is More

This a place to ask questions, connect with others, and discover more of God.

Our content, events, workshops, and tools are here to help you engage life to its fullest, no matter where you are in your faith. Our hope is you have an opportunity to encounter Jesus and discover more of the life He has for you.

Behold is an initiative by the Archdiocese of Vancouver.  


Our Team

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Sister John Mary Sullivan

Sister John Mary Sullivan is a Franciscan Sister of the Eucharist, a Religious Community centered by the Eucharist, a strong community life and a life-dedication to joyfully serving the needs of the Church. Sister John Mary is passionately dedicated to strengthening marriages and families, which she knows is the foundation of our Church and a healthy society. She is an Associate Director for the Ministries and Outreach office at RCAV.

Clay Imoo

Clay Imoo is a speaker, YouTuber, writer, musician, and bowler. He is married to his lovely wife Gail and together they have three awesome children (Sean, Jacob, and Kayla). Clay has worked for RCAV for the past 18 years, currently serving as an Associate Director for the Ministries and Outreach Office. Clay enjoys spending time with his family, playing music, playing sports, writing Canucks parody songs, and making cheesy YouTube videos.

Brett Powell

Brett Powell is first and foremost a husband to his bride and father of eight wonderful children. He is also a writer, leadership coach, and the Archbishop’s Delegate of Development and Ministries for RCAV. Over the years working with CCO, local parishes, and the Diocese, Brett spent over 25 years fostering skills in leadership, organizational development, mission, and a passion for helping others thrive in their roles at home, work and ministry.

Eric Chow

Eric Chow has been in mission and leadership for over 15 years. As a lay missionary with Catholic Christian Outreach, and involvement in his local parish, school, and mens ministry, Eric finds life in roles of leadership, strategy, and mentorship. Eric loves being a husband to Vanessa, and father to Eva, Isabel, Sophie, Samuel, and Francis. You can usually find Eric climbing a mountain, fishing, or roasting coffee.


Our Writers and Contributors

We are blessed to have an amazing team of writers, contributing their time to create great content that people in Vancouver can connect with.

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Elizabeth Krump

Elizabeth recently moved back to the Pacific Northwest after several years out of province, and finds it hard to believe Vancouver is actually this beautiful. While studying her undergrad at SFU, she discovered that Catholic tradition and moral teaching makes sense only if you begin with Jesus. You can find Elizabeth at the St. Patrick's Parish in Vancouver, biking about town, reading non-fiction or sipping a cup of Creamy Earl Grey.

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Joseph San Jose

Joseph San Jose, 30, is a passionate missionary, visionary, and creative. He serves as the Pacific Regional Manager for CCO and attends All Saints Parish. He loves inspiring leaders to dream and expect great things from a Great God through leading worship, songwriting, mentorship, and speaking. But above all these things, he loves all the little moments with his wife Marion and four-year-old daughter Leah.

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Rachel Wong

Rachel is a writer and speaker living in Vancouver. Though raised as a Catholic, a radical encounter with Jesus at 20 years old changed the way Rachel saw her faith. She now writes and speaks on the feminine genius, the intersection of faith and mental health, and her personal faith journey while attending St. Matthew's Parish. Rachel currently hosts The Feminine Genius Podcast, inspired by Pope St. John Paul II and his writings on women.

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Chris John

Chris John is a writer, editor, and content strategist. He writes about the intersection of faith and culture.

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Clay Imoo

Clay Imoo is a speaker, YouTuber, writer, musician, and bowler. He attends St. Paul's Parish and is married to Gail and together they have three awesome children (Sean, Jacob, and Kayla). Clay has worked for RCAV for the past 18 years, currently as an Associate Director for the Ministries and Outreach Office. Clay enjoys spending time with his family, playing sports, writing Canucks parody songs, and making cheesy YouTube videos.

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Nathaniel Wynans

I’m fully convinced pineapple belongs on pizza, Kanye is better than Drake, and that fatherhood is way better than people tell you. I'm a son of God the Father, a husband to Drew and a father to Avila. Through my work in emergency services, I experience a mix of helping people, adrenaline, and technology. I'm passionate about creating graphics, apparel, videos and experiences to glorify God. You can find me in the forests of Victoria, BC.

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Eric Chow

Eric Chow has been in mission and leadership for over 15 years. As a lay missionary with Catholic Christian Outreach, and involvement in his local parish, school, and mens ministry, Eric finds life in roles of leadership, strategy, and mentorship. Eric loves being a husband to Vanessa, and father to Eva, Isabel, Sophie, Samuel, and Francis. You can usually find Eric at St. Pat's in Maple Ridge, climbing a mountain, fishing, or roasting coffee.

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Dan Ramos

Dan is a life-long Catholic who is full of life and loves sharing the joy of his faith. Though he grew up Catholic, it was only in his early 20s he discovered a personal relationship with Jesus. Having been transformed, he spent some years discerning a vocation to the Catholic priesthood. Now he has returned to his beloved home of Vancouver and St. Patrick's Parish to pursue what the Lord has for him next. Dan loves sports, coffee, and people.

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Hazelle Schenk

Hazelle is the mama who gets to “know best” in caring for her young family of five. A native of the Philippines, she immigrated to Vancouver, Canada in her early teens. She is an introverted only child living with a family of extroverts. She now spends her days chasing and playing with three little kids, writing a family blog, attending St. James' Parish and dreaming up of new adventures around the world with her favourite person, Luke.