Universal Intention - Human Trafficking. That human trafficking, the modern form of slavery, may be eradicated.
We are in the midst of a federal election campaign. The candidates’ silence on the question of assisted suicide astonishes us. This question is fundamental for our society and its future.
EWTN'S Canadian Pro-Life Roundtable
Jim and Joy Pinto honour some of the most distinguished champions of Canada’s Pro-Life Movement at St. Brigid’s Centre for the Performing Arts in Ottawa, as they discuss the most pivotal pro-life issues Canada and the entire world face. Premiere broadcast Saturday, October 10 at 4 PM EST on EWTN Global Catholic Network and streaming online at EWTN.com
The Archdiocese of Ottawa has prepared a practical guide for parishes in response to Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment - Laudato Si’ – On Care for Our Common Home. A copy of the guide has been provided to each parish.
Bishops of Canada Endorse and Support Joint Fundraising Campaign for Syrian Refugees
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) has endorsed a joint fundraising campaign aimed at involving all the Church in Canada in order to assist Syrian refugees seeking shelter and protection in the Middle East and parts of Europe.
The Holy Father issued a motu proprio for each branch of the Church the Western (Latin) and Eastern (Oriental) branches.
2015 Federal Election Guide
Canadian Catholics are being called upon as citizens to exercise their right to vote.
On July 17, 2015, the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, Peter MacKay, and Minister of Health, Rona Ambrose, announced the establishment of this External Panel of experts who will consult with stakeholders and with all Canadians on options for dealing with the Supreme Court of Canada’s lifting of the prohibition against physician-assisted suicide.This consultation will remain open until October 11, 2015, and can be accessed at the following links: Web site (http://www.ep-ce.ca/consultation/)
At the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre on Wed., Oct. 21.
Ticket order forms (here). Info: Development Office (613-738-5025, ext. 235) or (email@example.com).
Sat., Oct. 17, 9:00 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary, 1758 Alta Vista Drive.