News from CWL Canada

  • The Catholic Women’s League of Canada thanks everyone who joined Most Reverend Stephen Jensen, Bishop of Prince George and National Spiritual Advisor for the spiritual retreat, Women in Mission. A recording of the retreat will be available until November 1, 2020. The post Re-watch the Spiritual Retreat: Women in Mission appeared first on The Catholic […]
  • National Chairperson of Resolutions Cathy Bouchard, September 16, 2020. Pdf A resolution is a profound statement from the League consistent with its Objects. When looking at current resolutions, it is necessary to ask—has it been accomplished? If not, is the topic current and/or does it need to be updated with new information? When a resolution […]
  • National Chairperson of Organization Fran Lucas, September 9, 2020. Pdf The warm temperature and blue sky was drawing me outside, but the desire to dialogue with you as we come back to work after having a break, I pray, was equally desirous. I knew if I completed the second, then the first would be my […]
  • Dear Sisters in the League and Bishop Stephen Jensen, Welcome back and thank you for saying “yes” to the League by continuing to stay on for another year as provincial chairpersons of communications. I have genuinely enjoyed working with you for the past two years and I look forward to continuing to work with you. […]
  • The Catholic Women’s League of Canada presents the Women in Mission A Spiritual Retreat with National Spiritual Advisor Bishop Stephen Jensen September 16, 2020 Date: September 16, 2020 Time: 12:00 p.m. CDT “Every member of the church shares the mission they received from Christ. How do the unique gifts and experience of women express that […]
  • The fall issue of The Canadian League will be distributed the week of October 30th. Watch for it as it will be bigger and better than ever for members to enjoy! The post The Canadian League appeared first on The Catholic Women’s League of Canada.
  • National Chairperson of Community Life Marie Rackley, August 27, 2020. Pdf It is with great excitement that the League celebrates the first annual National Day of Prayer for Christians in the Holy Land. Encourage your diocesan counterparts to invite members to circle September 21st (also the International Day of Peace) on their calendar. With the […]
  • Blessed Sacrament Parish Council (Chatham) collaborated with St. Joseph Parish Council (Chatham) in planting a 100th anniversary tree at the Refuge Pregnancy Resource Centre. This native Canadian Redbud Tree blooms in the spring with pink blossoms and has lovely heart-shaped leaves. Pennie Vandenbroek and Patti Johnson of Blessed Sacrament Parish Council, and Beth Lachine and Sharon […]
  • As part of Prince Edward Island’s centenary project, a plaque denoting the League 100th anniversary was placed under the tall sugar maple tree planted earlier at the Robert Cotton Park in Stratford. In attendance were Provincial President Shirley Pierce, Provincial President-Elect Gay Garvey and St. Pius X Parish Council President Angela Arsenault. Shirley Pierce and […]
  • St. Michael Parish Council (Gimli) has a committee of two members who plant and take care of all the flowers, trees and shrubs on the church and rectory grounds. These members found a space to plant a lilac bush as a reminder of the League’s 100th anniversary. Now members can watch it grow for years […]