News and Activities 

Tridiocesan National Week for Life and the Family
Catholic Family Conference
Saturday, April 6, 2019

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We are pleased to offer a Free, enriching Catholic family conference for families:

parents, grandparents, children and youth while exploring the theme: 

“Listening to the Gospel – Renewing the Family Bond”. 

 

Featuring dynamic guest speaker, Leah Perrault.

 

There will be presentations and activities aimed at renewing the family bond

while exploring faith and the Gospel today.

 

Donations gratefully accepted. 


 To Register online: bit.ly/familyconference1

For Conference Schedule & Biography
for Guest Speaker Leah Perrault:
Click Here


For more information:
Nadine Fetherston   mfl2@archsaintboniface or (204)-594-0295


 

Fertility Health Awareness Seminar
April 25, 2019

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The Marriage, Family and Life Service of the Archdiocese of Saint-Boniface is pleased to offer a Free 3-hour Fertility Health Awareness Seminar, Thursday April 25, 2019 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:

Serena Sympto-Thermal Method

Billings Ovulation Method

Creighton Model & NaPro Technology

FEMM (Fertility Education & Medical Management)

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: bit.ly/fertilitygenreg

For more information: mfl@archsaintboniface.ca  204-594-0274

Past Events

Advance Care Planning & Medical Assistance in Dying Workshop
With Catholic Ethicist: Katarina Lee
Saturday, March 2, 2019

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Questions about Advance Care Directives or Catholic perspectives on Medical decisions?

 Marriage, Family & Life Service
at the Archdiocese of St. Boniface
invites you to attend this workshop to learn:

  • Education, benefits and pitfalls regarding advance care planning, including the use of advance care directives and health care proxies.
  • Discussions from a Catholic perspective of medical decisions such as nutrition, hydration, resuscitation and ventilation will also be explored, as well as, palliative care and an overview of Medical Aid in Dying and the impact recent legislation has had on society and the practice of medicine.

 

To Register online: bit.ly/careplanning1

 For more information: Nadine Fetherston

mfl2@archsaintboniface or (204)-594-0295


Created for Connection -

A Guided Retreat for Christian Couples
February 1-3, 2019

For more information please contact:
Marriage, Family & Life Office
Archdiocese of Saint Boniface
Email: mfl@archsaintboniface.ca 
Phone: 204-594-0274
Facebook: facebook.com/mfv.mfl  


International Pro-life Speaker

Stephanie Gray

 


Annual Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3:00 pm
Saint Boniface Cathedral

 

For more information:
Marie Brunet
Co-Coordinator of the Marriage, Family & Life Office
Archdiocese of Saint Boniface
Email: mfl@archsaintboniface.ca 
Phone: 204-594-0274
Facebook: facebook.com/mfv.mfl 

 

 

 


Life Hike 

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Info and Map of Route:

 


 

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CCBR


 

Follow-up to the National Week for Life
and the Family

1- Social Media - Making it Work for Our Church: May 15, 2018

Learn some practical tips & tricks to empower your church to become more visible online and learn how to launch your parish presence in the digital world. Presenter: Kevin Prada, Social Media Coordinator, Archdiocese of St. Boniface. Presentation held at St. Timothy Parish, 135 John Forsythe Road, Winnipeg on May 15, 2018. View video on the Archdiocesan Facebook page. (Viewing time: 2h7min). View PDF of the Powerpoint presentation. View Social Media Tips & Tricks.

 

2- Disconnecting Media & Reconnecting Family: May 18, 2018

Discover how to use media as a positive tool for connecting families & maintaining a healthy balance with both social media and technology. Presenter: Clayton Imoo, Director - Youth and Young Adult Ministry (Archdiocese of Vancouver). Presentation held at the St. Boniface Cathedral, 180 avenue de la Cathédrale, Winnipeg on May 18, 2018. To view the video, click here. (Viewing time: 1h). 


National Week for Life and the Family

May 13-20, 2018

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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 

Respectfully & lovingly giving witness to 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"

Calling all Secretaries and Parish Web designers!! 

Learn some practical tips & tricks to empower your church to become more visible online and learn how to launch your parish presence in the digital world.

 

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.

 

Wednesday, May 16 - English Gospel of Life Divine Liturgy

Rosary and mass in suppport of all life from from conception to natural death.

 

St. Joseph's Ukrainian Catholic Church, 250 Jefferson Ave, Winnipeg

Rosary: 6:30 Pm Mass: 7 PM  View Poster.


 

 

 

 

 

 


Thursday, May 17 – “Leading a Double Life”

ARe you portraying your true self on the web? Evening for young adults and youth ministers.

 

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  View Poster.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Friday, May 18 - "Disconnecting Media & Reconnecting Family"

Discover how to use media as a positive tool for connecting families & maintaining a healthy balance with both social media and technology.

 

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 PM - 8:30 PM
Discussion and refreshments to follow. View Poster.

For more information, please contact:
Nadine Fetherston
Co-Coordinator: Family & Life Sectors
204-594-0295
mfl2@archsaintboniface.ca   


 

Additional Events During National Week for Life and the Family

 

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Thursday, May 10 - "Irreplaceable" Video
St. Viator's Church Hall, 307 Whitmore Ave E, Dauphin, Manitoba

7 PM - 9 PM

 

Friday, May 11 - Bake Sale
Dauphin Marketplace Mall, 1450 Main St. S, Dauphin, Manitoba

9 AM - 1 PM
Donations of baking are greatly appreciated.

 

Saturday, May 12 - Life Hike
Knights on 11th Ave. Hall, 101 11 Ave. SW, Dauphin, Manitoba
Mass - 10 AM
Registration for Hike - 10:30 AM (Donations for Parkland League for Life gratefully accepted).
Lunch & Fellowship to follow the hike.

 

Saturday, May 12 - Campaign Life Coalition MB. Fundraising Banquet

Canad Inns Destination Centre Fort Garry

1824 Pembina Hwy. Winnipeg, Manitoba

Doors open: 5:30 PM Dinner: 6:30 PM

 

Sunday, May 13 - Mother's Day Brunch

Knights on 11th Ave. Hall, 101 11 Ave. SW, Dauphin, Manitoba

10 AM - 2 PM

 For more information on Dauphin events, please contact:
Laverne Hudson
204-638-6013 
lvhudson@mymts.net

 

 

 

   

 

Marie Brunet

Co-Coordinator
Marriage Sector
204-594-0274
mfl@archsaintboniface.ca 

 

Nadine Fetherston

Co-Coordinator
 Family & Life Sectors
204-594-0295
mfl2@archsaintboniface.ca   


Fax:
204-237-9942


Facebook Page:
www.facebook.com/mfv.mfl


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

 


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