Pro-Life Counseling Social Assistance

Category: Evangelization, Outreach & Services.

Pro-Life Counseling & Social Assistance

Catholic Family Services offers professional counseling for women and families who are seeking help in making a decision about a problem pregnancy. Post abortion counseling is also provided. 4885 Saint John Paul II Pastoral Centre, Vancouver, BC; 604 683 0281. St. Vincent de Paul Society provides material assistance for needy mothers. Located at many parishes. Read More

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Rachel’s Vineyard

Category: Evangelization.

Rachel’s Vineyard

A Psychological & Spiritual Journey for Healing After Abortion

Rachel’s Vineyard weekend retreats offer a beautiful opportunity for healing to any woman or man who has struggled with the emotional or spiritual pain of an abortion. The retreat is a chance to get away from the daily pressures of work and family, to focus on a painful time in life, and to begin healing through a supportive and non-judgmental process.... Read More

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Pro-Life Mass and Prayer Vigil

Category: Evangelization.

One of the fundamental answers to abortion is prayer. Join your voice with ours as we pray on the first Saturday of each month at different parishes throughout the diocese for an end to this "unspeakable crime". All Masses are at 9:00 am (unless otherwise stated), followed by the Rosary. [su_table]
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Prayer for Reverence for Life

Category: Evangelization.

The Prayer for Reverence for Life

The Prayer for Reverence for Life expresses the core values of the Respect Life Office. Join the thousands of Catholics within the diocese who pray it weekly during Mass.

Almighty God, giver of all that is good, we thank You for the precious gift of human life:
    For life in the womb, coming from your... Read More

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Retrouvaille

Category: Evangelization.

Retrouvaille

Retrouvaille, or “rediscovery”, is a program designed to help heal and renew troubled marriages. The program offers you the chance to rediscover yourself, your spouse, and a loving relationship in your marriage. Retrouvaille is a Catholic program that welcomes couples of all faiths. It is aimed to help couples in their marriages and is not recommended for those living common-law.

What is the program’s structure?

Emphasizing a... Read More

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Prisons & Chaplains

Category: Evangelization.

Prisons & Chaplains

For I was in prison and you visited me. Matthew 25: 31-46
  In Canada, individuals sentenced to a prison term of two years or more are incarcerated at federal facilities.Of the nine (9) federal prisons in the Pacific Region of the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), eight... Read More

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Respect Life Videos

Category: Evangelization.

Videos

Birth
A Window to the Womb
(1990)
Ultrasound images of before birth
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Respect Life Pamphlets

Category: Evangelization.

Pamphlets

 

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Stem Cell Research Cloning

Category: Evangelization.

Learn more about Catholic Teaching on Stems Cell Research & Cloning

Vatican Documents

  • Reflections on Cloning – Pontifical Council for Life (1997) It should be noted however that, should the extension of cloning to the human species be desired, this duplication of body structure does not necessarily imply a perfectly identical person, understood in his ontological and psychological reality. The spiritual soul, which... Read More

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In Vitro Fertilization

Category: Evangelization.

Catechism of the Catholic Church

2376 Techniques that entail the dissociation of husband and wife, by the intrusion of a person other than the couple (donation of sperm or ovum, surrogate uterus), are gravely immoral. more

Vatican Documents

  • Gospel of Life – Evangelium Vitae (1995) On the Value and Inviolability of Human Life This moral... Read More

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