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IMPORTANT Message from Bishop LeGatt Regarding the NEW Coronavirus Protocol

IMPORTANT message from Archbishop LeGatt regarding the NEW archdiocesan protocol aiming to ensure the safety of all in the Archdiocese of St. Boniface, in light of the developing COVID-19 pandemic.
Please keep all vulnerable peoples, the sick, healthcare workers, and other essential workers in your thoughts and prayers throughout these trying times.

Tridiocesan Catholic Family Conference
 April 18, 2020  
St. John XXIII Parish

This year for the National week for Life and the Family, we are pleased to offer a free, enriching Catholic family conference for families: parents, grandparents, children and youth while exploring the theme:
“Our Children: Embracing God’s Gift of Love – A Gift within our Church, Village & Family”.
Featuring dynamic Guest speaker: Kevin Dunn                                               Click on Poster to view                         

We will explore the wonderful gift children are to our Church, our village and our families through various family presentations and activities. There will be a special segment as well for parents and grandparents on inspiring and sharing faith through the generations.

Free-will offering donations gratefully accepted.

Please register online by Monday, April 13

Or contact: Nadine Fetherston 

             For the conference schedule: click here


Fertility Health Awareness Seminar

April 23, 2020

The Marriage, Family and Life Service of the Archdiocese of Saint-Boniface is pleased to offer a Free 3-hour Fertility Health Awareness Seminar, April 23, 2020 at the St. Boniface Cathedral Hall.

This seminar gives couples and individuals the opportunity to discover various methods of Natural Family Planning (NFP) & to find a method that fits their needs. Attendees will receive certified teaching on one of the following four methods of NFP/Fertility Care:

(Click on the links above to find out more about each NFP/Fertility Care Method)

There is no cost to participate. Some NFP methods may require the purchase of materials or resources at a reasonable cost. All are welcome! Registration required.

Please register online at:

For more information:; 204-594-0274


Created for Connection -
A Guided Retreat for Christian Couples
May 22-24, 2020

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!

Couples will be invited to deepen their connection and create a more secure love relationship, 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. Please note, that this does not include the cost of accommodations (see below).

We encourage you to consider making it a weekend away!
We are happy to offer economical accommodations on site, as well as make recommendations of nearby hotels.  Please note that the cost of accommodations 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

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