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Celebrating Women of God

A very special evening and tribute to 57 Sisters was held at the Italian Cultural Center on Monday February 16th with Archbishop Michael, our CWL Diocesan Council, National President Barb Dowding, and Provincial President Pat Depiesse. The Sisters were so happy and … Continue reading

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Spa Night

Our council enjoyed a fun and most informative evening with Health and Beauty coach Cherrie Tam, from our parish.  We heard how to better care for our bodies, watched some wrinkles on our hands smooth out with an amazing natural … Continue reading

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World Day of Migrants and Refugees

The World Day of Migrants and Refugees mass was celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Church with Archbishop Michael Miller on January 18th.  “Church without frontiers, Mother to all“ was the theme of Pope Francis` letter on the 101st anniversary of … Continue reading

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CWL Vancouver Archdiocesan Meeting- Change of Venue

Please note that the January 24th Vancouver Archdiocesan CWL meeting will now be held at St. Peter’s parish in New Westminster at 330 Royal Avenue. Parking is available along 4th street. Mass begins at 9 am followed by the meeting.

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Red Light Green Light

The Archdiocese will be holding a free screening of the film Red Light Green Light this month. This film explores the issue of sex trafficking and attempts to answer the question, “how can we prevent sexual exploitation before it happens … Continue reading

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2015 Sisters’ Appreciation Dinner

Each year, the CWL hosts a dinner that in alternate years, honours either the priests or nuns of our archdiocese. This year, we honour our sisters on February 16th at the Italian Cultural Centre. Tickets are $40. If you wish … Continue reading

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Bake Sale

Thank you to the members of St. Joseph’s parish for a successful bake sale. With the help of parishioners who baked goodies, CWL members who helped after the masses and generous families who bought treats, we were able to raise … Continue reading

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Modern Day Slavery

Slavery is not a word we connect with current day events. The word brings to mind history textbooks with stories of ancient Egypt or of African slaves in America. However, slavery is an evil that continues to exist today in … Continue reading

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Stamping out Social Injustice

To support the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP), our CWL council has been collecting used postage stamps. The stamps are sold to collectors and the funds raised allow the CCODP to continue their work towards social and … Continue reading

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Christmas Social 2014

Our Christmas social was held on November 25th and was a fun end to another great year. Thank you to all our members for being so generous with their time, talents and treasure.

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