The Catholic community of Michel and Natal was first established in Natal in 1904. Prior to 1904, the parish was served by Oblate Fathers. The parish moved to the new town site of Sparwood in 1971. The town of Elkford was established in 1971 and the St Bernard’s Mission from St Michael’s Parish in Sparwood was created. The church was built in 1983.

Contact Information

800 Natal Road
Elkford, BC

Father Marcel Cote: 250-425-6444
Sparwood Office: 250-425-2327
Fax: 250-425-2333

Sacrament Requests

Funeral Contact
Yvette Despres (250) 425-2734
Prayer Ministry
Wendy Rybachuk (250) 425-2107
Linda Deluca (250) 425-2796
Web Site Team
Barb Anderson
Al Berry

Parish Council

Religious Education
Madeleine Shepherd 250-765-7109
Music Ministry
Felicidad Wall 250-865-45430
Knights of Columbus
Neil Pelletier 250-425-6608
Development and Peace
Pat Zibauer 250-865-4433
Pro Life
Jean May 250-865-2636