News and Activities

National Week for Life and the Family

May 13-20, 2018

Click on photo to view poster.

National Week for Life and the Family Events in Winnipeg

Wednesday, May 9 - Screenagers 

Movie / Documentary Award-winning documentary: Offers solutions on how we can empower youth to best navigate the digital world and find a healthy balance. Appropriate for adults & children age 10+. View poster.

Doors open: 7 PM Movie at 7:30 PM. Rush seating.
Canadian Mennonite University, 600 Shaftesbury Blvd, South side of Grant Ave.
Discussion and Refreshments to follow, Free-will offering.





 Thursday, May 10 - March for Life 

10:30 am - Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral, 353 St Mary Ave., Winnipeg. The March for Life begins at the Legislative Building - 12 PM, noon. Testimonials, speakers and closing prayer to follow. View poster.









Tuesday, May 15 - "Social Media ... Making it Work in our Church"
Presenter: Kevin Prada, Social Media Coordinator (Archdiocese of St. Boniface)
St. Timothy Parish, 135 John Forsythe Road, Winnipeg
Doors open: 6:45 PM Presentation: 7 PM - 8:30 PM
Discussion & refreshments to follow.

Thursday, May 17 – “Leading a Double Life”
Presenter: Clayton Imoo, Director- Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Archdiocese of Vancouver)
St. Philip Minh Parish, 615 Lafleche Street, Winnipeg
Presentation: 7:00 PM – 9 PM

Friday, May 18 - "Disconnecting Media & Reconnecting Family"
Presenter: Clayton Imoo, Director - Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Archdiocese of Vancouver)
St. Boniface Cathedral Hall, 180 avenue de la Cathédrale, Winnipeg
Presentation: 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Discussion and refreshments to follow.

For more information, please contact: 

Nadine Fetherston
Family & Life Sectors

 Past Events

Created for Connection -

A Guided Retreat for Christian Couples:

February 9-11, 2018

Are you looking to enrich, to reenergize or to heal your marriage?

The Service of Marriage, Family and Life at the Archdiocese of St. Boniface invites you to participate in an outstanding guided retreat for Christian couples, which will be taking place just before Valentine’s Day, from February 9-11, 2018!

Couples will be invited to deepen their connection and create a more secure love relationships, by exploring 7 conversations for lasting love.  The retreat is based on the life-giving and highly effective method for helping couples: Emotionally Focused Therapy.  

Location: The retreat will be hosted at the beautiful St. Benedict’s Retreat Centre, which is located in West Saint Paul (just a few minutes outside of Winnipeg).

Cost: $350/couple.
This includes the cost of the retreat, as well as lunch and snacks.

We encourage you consider making it a weekend away!
We are happy to offer economical accomodations on site, as well as make recommendations of nearby hotels.  Please note that the cost of accomodations would be yours to cover. Feel free to inquire for more details.

For more information or to register, please contact:

Sophie Freynet-Agossa
Co-Coordinator of the Marriage, Family & Life Office
Archdiocese of Saint Boniface
Phone: 204-594-0274

Sophie Freynet-Agossa
Senior Co-Coordinator
Marriage Sector


Nadine Fetherston

 Family & Life Sectors



151, de la Cathedrale Avenue
Winnipeg (MB)  R2H 0H6


Marriage, Family & Life