Catholic Women’s League

The CWL is an organization of Catholic women whose mission statements reads: “The Catholic Women’s League of Canada is an organization rooted in Gospel values, calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God.” Mary Mother of God Parish CWL is always looking for new members – as “volunteers”, we support our Parish, Catholic schools and various charitable organizations. If you are interested in joining the CWL, contact the parish office and come out to our next General Meeting to meet a group of wonderful women. You may also submit your name on the form in “Volunteer” link of our website.

The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, Mary Mother of God Parish Council Invites YOU…. to become a member, or renew your membership, for 2017. The CWL is a national organization, of over 95,000 women, rooted in gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God. In joining, you will be provided with the opportunity for spiritual growth and development, participation in social activities and charitable fundraisers, as well as the opportunity to take part and help in community, diocesan, provincial and/or national issues affecting you, your friends, and your families.  If you are interested in spiritual development, developing a social network, or are interested in contributing to charitable works or legislative changes, contact the parish office for more information or to join. Membership is $25.00 and includes a magazine. We look forward to having you join us!!

THE CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE OF CANADA’s NATIONAL THEME 2019-2020 is SAVE WATER. The focus on water conservation and preservation kicked off March 22, 2019 which is designated World Water Day. Forms are available for pickup on a table in the narthex. Instructions and explanations are on the form.  Also, please check out our poster. Help us save water.

The CWL are also collecting milk bag that holds the 3 bags of milk.  These are used to make mats.  Please put these in the box labeled Milk Bags in the MailRoom.  If you have any questions, email Brigitte  God bless.

EASTER COLOURING CONTEST: For KIDS ages 10 and younger with prizes awarded. Dust off your imagination, grab your most winning colours, and take part in our Parish Easter colouring contest, hosted by our ladies of the CWL. Colouring sheets are available 1) in the children’s bulletin at mass,  2) can be downloaded off the parish website –, 3) or are available for pick up at the Easter Colouring Contest display in the narthex.  Contest closes Palm Sunday, April 14th and Prizes will be available for pick-up on Easter Sunday.  Drop off all completed entries to the box beside the display no later than end of day, PALM SUNDAY.        

The Catholic Women’s League Reminders:  1 – Return Water Conservation information – Weekend of April 20th/21st – box in the Narthex; 2 – Our next General  Meeting is April 24th @ 7 pm. – Fred Sweeney (Chair, HCCEF Board of Directors) – will start at 7:30. All are welcome; 3 – Crowning of Mary – May 15th.  “Time is still the best answer, forgiveness is the best pain killer, and God is still the best healer”.