ABMK Prays the Rosary - August 12, 2020

            Wear a hat to celebrate 100 years of the CWL (if this was a normal year, the 100th National CWL convention                would be be taking place in Montreal this week)


          Canada - A Prayer - O Canada ......


      Senior Advocate Letter to Government - July 2020


   The ABMK Council of The Catholic Women's League congratulations Barbara Dowding, Past National President on her                    appointment to Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Vancouver.





   Covid-19 - Vaccine Development -

             ABMK letter to Premier Kenny ..... supporting documents:

                             An Ethics Assessment of COVID-19 Vaccine Programs

                                 2019 Reprint: https//journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0024363919855896?journalCode=Iqra&

                                 2017 Pontifical Academy for Life: Note on Italian vaccine issue

                  CCCB Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau.... link to letter ..... link to website


73rd ABMK Annual Convention - ....President Judy Look called .....

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

Meeting with the Alberta Gov't - February 24, 2020 - 



The Catholic Women’s League of Canada presents the Online Summer Speaker Series
August 10-14, 2020

Join members from across Canada as the League presents the Summer Speaker Series—a focus on Care for Our Common Home, Women in the Church and the League of the Future.

Please note each webinar requires a separate registration. The presentations are free of charge; however, members are encouraged to donate to the League’s National Bursary Fund if they find the presentations valuable.

Date: Monday, August 10th


Time: 11:00-12:00 p.m. CDT

Speaker: Dr. Cory Andrew Labrecque, Associate Professor of Bioethics and Theological Ethics, University of Laval


Topic: “Speak to the Earth and It Shall Teach You: On the Christian Vocation to Tend, Guard, and Heal”


Date: Tuesday, August 11th


Time: 11:00-1:00 p.m. CDT

Speaker: Dr. Donna Orsuto, Co-Founder and Director of The Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas, Rome.


Topic: “Women Together Caring for our Common Home”


Date: Wednesday, August 12th


Time: 11:00-1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Sr. Nuala Kenny, O.C., M.D., F.R.C.P.C)


Topic: “Women and Healing Our Wounded Church”


Date: Thursday, August 13th


Time: 11:00-12:00 p.m.

Speaker: Fran Lucas, National President-Elect and Chairperson of Organization


Topic: “The League of the Future: Part III


Date: Friday, August 14th


Time: 11:00-12:00 p.m. CDT

Speaker: Anne-Marie Gorman, National President and Chairperson of Laws


Topic: “The League in 2020”



Carol Schlachter Thank You

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

March for Life - May 14 2020 message 

Notice of Meeting  

PRAYER REQUEST for Coronavirus Pandemic:

Provincial Presidents


Your Provincial Council


Convention 2020 Information - Conventions 2020 Cancelled -   Diocesans, Provincials and National Convention are cancelled for the 2020 year due to Covid-19. 

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

The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories have written a pastoral letter entitled Remaining True to Christ Now and at the Hour of Our Death.  The federal government is conducting a survey on how best to expand the provision of so-called “Medical Assistance in Dying,” and that the World Day of the Sick is approaching on February 11. 

 Related articles of interest: Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops:


Also review Legislation Communique #3 


Senior Advocate Letter to Government November 2019

Newsletter October 2019

Report from National Convention 2019

Newsletter Fall 2018

National Convention 2019 Presentation in Winnipeg (Really Large File)

Report from National Convention 2018

Provincial Policies 2019

On the Spot 

Provincial Council Mid-winter Meeting - scroll through the photos on the right 

Newsletter Fall 2017

Report from National Convention 2017

On the Spot - Lap Quilts 

Provincial Convention 2017 - CWL reaches out to Young Women

Catholic Women's Leadership Foundation

PROVINCIAL INITIATIVE - Independent Seniors' Advocate 


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 Alberta Provincial Government - Report (April 12, 2016)


Diocesan Councils