Category Archives: Spiritual Development

Speak Out For Life

Recent news has been covering the Supreme Court’s recent ruling regarding assisted suicide and the subsequent conversation on the issue. The Archdiocese is appealing to government to allow more time before legislation is created in order to properly explore the … Continue reading

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Save the Date- Women’s Conference

Mark your calendars for the first Archdiocesan Women’s Conference to be held on Saturday, November 23rd from 8am to 5:30 pm. The conference will be held at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre. Further details will be available on our … Continue reading

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Pilgrims on a Journey

This March, Gayle and Louanne journeyed with a group of League sisters to the National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother in Portland, Oregon. They spent three days in prayer, communion and celebration with their fellow pilgrims.

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Living your Catholic Faith

The December 2012 edition of the Catholic Mountain Star (a newspaper published by the Diocese of Nelson, BC) contained a thoughtful article on ‘The Importance and Relevance of the CWL’ written by Father Rex Velmonte. Click on the image to … Continue reading

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Catch the Fire

On Saturday, January 12th, the CWL will be hosting ‘Catch the Fire’, a leadership program designed by the League. The program inflames women with the information and skills needed to become leaders within the League and the Church, and as … Continue reading

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Canonization of Kateri Tekakwitha

Vancouver will be celebrating the canonization of Kateri Tekakwitha with a Mass on Sunday, October 28th at Holy Rosary Cathedral in downtown Vancouver (646 Richards Street). The mass and events following will include a relic on display, as well as … Continue reading

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Coming Home to the Church

Ryan Hanning, a Director of Parish Leadership Support for the Diocese of Phoenix will speak about why Catholics leave the church, why they return and practical steps to welcome them home. Ryan oversaw an incredibly successful campaign in Phoenix that … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Lourdes in Mission

The annual pilgrimage to the grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes will be held on Saturday, August 18th in Mission, BC. The day begins with confessions at 11am, mass at noon, followed by a procession to the grotto. The meeting … Continue reading

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CWL Retreat- Women and the Church

The Vancouver Diocesan Council is holding a half day retreat on the theme of ‘The Role of Women in the Church and the Meaning of Love’. The retreat will be held at All Saints Parish (821 Fairfax St, Coquitlam) on … Continue reading

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Day of Discernment

With so many of us leading hectic and busy lives, it can be easy to lose focus on the spiritual values and goals we hold. Many of us would benefit from an opportunity and time set aside to re-examine our … Continue reading

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