News from CWL Canada

  • "We are living a particular year in human history because we are trying to get ahead of the global crisis generated by Covid-19. The virus worsened the situations of injustice and the tragedies that a large part of humanity and our planet already suffered. As the Pope often reminds us: you never get out of […]
  • National Chairperson of Legislation Betty Colaneri, March 3, 2021 Pdf “We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now.” (Martin Luther King, Jr.) My dear League sisters, The Future is Now was this year’s theme for Black History Month, sponsored by the federal government. […]
  • What new skills have members learned since last March? Did they learn to bake bread, take up gardening or get a puppy? Did they take up a new hobby? The post Implementation Committee – March 2021 appeared first on The Catholic Women's League of Canada.
  • Did you know that you can contact any staff member directly? If your question is about: Orders, payables or per capita fees, dial (204) 927-2315 to reach Valroy Anderson Membership renewals, member records or years of service, dial (204) 927-2316 to reach Katherine Choi Magazine submissions, resolutions or social media, dial (204) 927-2314 to reach […]
  • National Chairperson of Community Life Marie Rackley, February 19, 2021 Pdf Breaking News My dear League sisters, I was very excited today to receive the following press release forwarded from National Second Vice-President and Chairperson of Communications Doreen Gowans. For years the League has played an important role in bringing awareness about human trafficking as […]
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Council (LaPasse) made Valentine cards for residents in long-term care to let them know members were thinking of them. More than 100 cards were made, with 65 sent to the local care home and the rest to people in the community. Submitted by Catherine ter Huurne The post Our […]
  • On December 30th, Toronto Diocesan Council held a Holy Hour. This was to bid farewell to a very difficult 2020 and to prayerfully welcome in 2021 with hope. Toronto Diocesan Spiritual Advisor Msgr. Patrick O’Dea celebrated a beautiful live-streamed mass. This was followed by a prayer service on Zoom to inaugurate the Year of St. […]
  • To alleviate some of the loneliness experienced by members living alone, St. Mary Parish Council (Lindsay) sent out Valentine’s Day cards to let them know they are being thought of and though distanced, are not alone. Submitted by Lillian O’Connell The post St. Mary, Lindsay appeared first on The Catholic Women's League of Canada.
  • Join us as we consider the reasons for the seasons in our spiritual lives. As Lent draws to a close, let us take stock of the moment and see where our prayer and fasting and almsgiving have brought us and how we can finish well so as to celebrate fully the Easter joy on the […]
  • “If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.” (Steve Jobs) Everything can change in the blink of an eye. As 2020 began, members were filled with hope for all that a new year and decade might hold. How many references were made […]