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Happy National Week for Life& the Family!

Happy National Week for Life& the Family!

This week, May 14 to 21, people and parishes across Canada are being invited to in a particular way to pray for and celebrate family life. The National Week for Life & and the Family was initiated by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) in 2013. This year’s theme: Love grows by giving. For resources and ideas on how to celebrate this week click here.

National Week for Life & the Family: May 14-21

National Week for Life & the Family: May 14-21

The fifth National Week for Life and the Family will take place 14 to 21 May 2017. To assist Catholic dioceses, eparchies, and family life groups across Canada prepare to celebrate this National Week on the theme "Love Grows by Giving", the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) again posts possible homily ideas and prayers of the faithful to help link the liturgy each Sunday with the national pastoral initiative for life and family.

Documents and activities proposed by the CCCB

Further resources, developed by the Catholic Organization for Life and the Family (COLF), can be found here: Resources for the 2017 National Week for Life and the Family

Building Communications with Your Grandchildren

Building Communications with Your Grandchildren

The Catholic Grandparents Association of St. John XXII Parish, Dartmouth, NS will host a gathering for persons interested in building communications with their grandchildren. The objective is to enhance relationships, especially with those who no longer see themselves in community with the church. This event will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 7:00 pm - 9:000 pm in the church hall. Please e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone Ron at (902) 435-5409 by May 18 for no-cost registration.

Pastoral Life & New Evangelization Contact

John Stevens 
Pastoral Life & New Evangelization Manager
(902) 429-9800 ext. 331
jstevens@halifaxyarmouth.org 
     Elizabeth (Liz) Craig
Project Coordinator
(902) 429-9800 ext. 311
ecraig@halifaxyarmouth.org 
   Christine Salterio 
Communications Assistant
(902) 429-9800 ext. 324    
csalterio@halifaxyarmouth.org 
 
           
 Aurea Sadi 
Project Coordinator Adult Faith
and Communications
(902) 429-9800 ext. 310
asadi@halifaxyarmouth.org
    Wanda Comeau
Coordinatrice de la Catéchèse
Secteur francophone
Religious Education Coordinator (French)
(902) 769-3844
wcomeau@halifaxyarmouth.org
     

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