News from CWL Canada

  • Dear friends, “«When the time had fully come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman» (Gal 4:4). Born of woman: Jesus came in this way. […] In the womb of a woman, God and mankind are united, never to be separated again. Even now, in heaven, Jesus lives in the flesh that he took […]
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  • Goal Two: The Catholic Women’s League of Canada addresses and supports Catholic social teaching through advocacy. As members read the ongoing efforts of this working group, which is responsible for increasing members’ knowledge of Catholic social teaching (CST) and its key principles, they will appreciate the significance of the group’s work. In completing these strategies, […]
  • National Secretary-Treasurer Janet McLean, November 30, 2020 Pdf At the national executive/board’s recent fall teleconference, I presented a motion to increase the national per capita fee from $13.00 to $25.00, beginning in the fiscal year 2022. The instructed vote forms and all relevant documents will be mailed to parish councils in December. Councils are to […]
  • Spend an hour with the honorary life members as they share their wisdom and their love for the League. Details Sunday, December 13th, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (central time) Click here to register! The post A Fireside Chat with the League’s Honorary Life Members appeared first on The Catholic Women's League of Canada.
  • As Advent begins, let us quietly and cautiously wait for the unique coming of Emmanuel, God with us, the greatest gift to the world. He is coming. May whatever darkness there is in our individual and collective world give way to the excitement and ecstasy that only the arrival of the Christ child can bring. […]
  • National Chairperson of Legislation Betty Colaneri, November 26, 2020 Pdf “Amid a culture of indifference which not infrequently turns ruthless, our style of life should instead be devout, filled with empathy, compassion and mercy…” (Pope Francis). My dear League sisters, The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops has written a document entitled, “Important Facts about Bill […]
  • Sacred Heart Parish Council (Merritt) hosted the Kamloops Diocesan Council’s fall ‘social distance’ meeting on October 24th. The hosts ensured COVID-19 protocols were followed with each member bringing a bagged lunch, lots of hand sanitizer and maintaining social distance throughout. Although a small group, members were passionate and on fire as they shared news from […]
  • On September 29th, St. Mary’s Parish Council (Fort Frances) planted a tree in keeping with the League’s national theme, Care for Our Common Home and in honour of the new St. Mary School. The tree is a symbol of God’s gift of creation and a reminder that Christians are stewards of the earth. Sharing in […]
  • Members of St. Joseph Parish Council (Grande Prairie) gathered online to remember and pray together on Remembrance Day. Submitted by Charlene Loxam The post St. Joseph, Grande Prairie appeared first on The Catholic Women's League of Canada.