PRAYER CORNER       Lenten Resources

 

Easter Greetings - The Tomb is Empty

 

  ABMK 75TH ANNUAL CONVENTION - Call to Convention

          JUNE 3 - 4 2022  LAC LA BICHE AB - hosted by the St. Paul Diocese 

          Full Registration Package       Registration Only      75th Convention

          On-line registration and payment is not available for this convention.

 March for LIFE - May 12, 2022 - website - communique - brochure

 

NOVENA for UKRAINE click here

             The Consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary 

Sheila M. Houle, Life Member and Past Provincial President - Honour Guard Picture

 

CATHOLIC and LIVING IT! - Theme for 2022-2024 

At the January meeting of the ABMK council it was decided that the National Theme will stand on its own for ABMK. Councils are encouraged to add to the theme to help make it their own. 

ABMK President's Challenge - leave no member behind ----

 

CWL ACTION:  

Seniors Advocacy - "Urge the Alberta Provincial Government to amend the Alberta Health Act that the Seniors' Advocate is an Officer of the Legislature and therefore Independent"

Background information    Sample Letter    

Please respond by February 28, 2022

The League of the Future: as Year 4 of the implementation of the Strategic Plan commences

...... Invitation to join a Working Group.....

...... Application......

 

Synod 2021 2023

Advent Retreat - Communion Participation Mission A Synodal Church

Synod Prayer     Vademecum     Vatican Resources

National Spiritual Communique - We are Invited! Are we Listening?

Provincial Council works: 

Communications Communique 12 - World Communications Day - May 29, 2022

RESOLUTION Communique 6 - Resolution 2013.01 Building Relationships with Canada's Indigenous People

President's Communique - Catholic and Living It

Communications Communique - OLGC Mass

ABMK Legacy Donation to STAR OF THE NORTH  

 

Pray the Rosary - APRIL - Welcome to Easter  -  join Judy as we Pray the Rosary

Wednesdays, 7:30 pm (MDT) - April to June link

St. Padre Pio called the Rosary - "...my weapon, my sword, la mia spada."

 

Truth and Reconciliation - Indigenous People

Delegation to Rome - what you need to know!

New Dates for Rome Delegation

Canada Bishop's Announce Indigenous Reconciliation Fund ......

Special Intentions for Indigenous People

CCCB - Indigenous People

Walking Together Toward Healing and Reconciliation: Journey Through Advent 2021

Updated links to: 

Statement of Apology by the Catholic Bishops of Canada to the Indigenous Peoples of This Land

Archdiocese of Edmonton Indigenous Relations 

A Personal Testimony from Fr. Cristino Bouvette - his perspective of being both a Catholic Priest and man of Indigenous heritage

CCCB Prayer for June 21, 2021 - National Indigenous Peoples Day - Prayer for Tolerance, Forgiveness, Reconciliation

215  215  215  and how many more........

CCB Statement regarding recent discovery at former Kamloops Indian Residential School 

Expression of Sympathy from ABMK CWL Provincial Council -   

Judy Look - President Communique #7 - to be Agents of Change

Statement from the National Catholic Women's League 

 

ALBERTA MACKENZIE PROVINCIAL ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS - JUNE 5,  2021

MemorialService - as presented on June 5  - this powerpoint file will download to your desktop

Father Walter Krewski Award - as presented on June 5 - this powerpoint file will download to your desktop

   Congratulations to St. John Bosco Council, Edmonton - greatest number of new members and greatest increase in membership 

   Congratulations to St. Mary's Cathedral Council, Calgary - greatest percentage increase

Oral Reports - coming soon

  2020 ANNUAL REPORT BOOK      2021 ANNUAL REPORT BOOK

 

New Picture of PROVINCIAL COUNCIL coming soon ..........

 

Bill C-7  Legislation   Prayers for LIFE - Respect for Life Prayers

COVID-19 PANDEMIC:

Education and Health        Christian Family Life 

Covid-19 - Vaccine Development - Letters to Premier Kenny and Prime Minister Trudeau 

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Provincial Council:

Provincial Policies - 2021

Ardis Beaudry - Honorary Life Member - Obit

Sharon Malec Memorial - Legislation Chair - RIP

Alberta March for Life - May 13, 2021 - Poster

Catholic Education Week - go to Education and Health

Bishops Meeting with ABMK - Notes from June 10, 2020 -

12 Hours of Prayer for Palliative Care - Review Christian Family Life Communique 4  

Your Provincial Council  

Now and at the Hour of our Death .......a letter from The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories 

Provincial Convention 2017 - CWL reaches out to Young Women

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National

FIRESIDE CHAT - with Honorary Life Members, Saturday January 9, 2022 - review it here

Congratulations to Fran Lucas - National President 2021-2023 - Fran Lucas hails from the Diocese of Edmonton. She becomes the third National President of the Catholic Women's League of Canada in the 21st century to come from Alberta! Along with Fran we congratulate Cathy bouchard, 2nd Vice President and Spiritual Chair from Red Deer and Dorothy Johansen, Christian Family Life Chair, from Edmonton.

2021 Annual Meeting Update and Program

Prayer of Hope for 2022 Convention - Kelowna BC, August 2022

Convention Reports:  2020-cancelled: National Speakers Series - National Website

Calgary2019     Winnipeg2018    Charlottetown2017

ABMK HighLights 2017

Catholic Women's Leadership Foundation

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NEWLETTERS:    October2021  October2021(16MB)   October2020   October2019  Fall2018    Fall2017

Catholic Women's Leadership Foundation - Newsletter 2020

GrACE - Grateful Advocates for Catholic Education 


PROVINCIAL INITIATIVE - Independent Seniors' Advocate 

Seniors Advocate Letter to Government - July 2020

Senior Advocate Letter to Government - NOVEMBER  2019

LETTER TO MINISTER SIGURDSON APRIL 2017

Biography of Current Senior's Advocate

action plan UPDATE - Sept2015  sample letter 
action plan MEMO & REPORT FORM - Sept2015 
action plan UPDATE - June-Sept2015

introductory letter  action plan process  need - background points from Fall 2014  petition   


Meeting with the Alberta Gov't - February 24, 2020 - General Report.    President Judy Look's Report 

Meeting with Alberta Provincial Government - Report (April 12, 2016)

 


Diocesan Councils