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.
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
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.
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.
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
Learn more about Catholic Teaching on Stems Cell Research & Cloning
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