Let us pray for peace, and let us bring it about, starting in our own homes!
- Pope Francis via Twitter, January 16, 2014

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  • First among rights: Freedom of conscience and religion - COLF contribution to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario consultation
  • COLF calls Christians to be Audacious Witnesses
    Bill 52 ADOPTED – EUTHANASIA IS LEGALIZED IN QUÉBEC COLF calls Christians to be Audacious Witnesses By a vote of 94 to 22, the members of Québec’s National Assembly have adopted the death-dealing Bill 52, somewhat ironically called an “Act respecting end-of-life”. June 5, 2014, will now go down as one of the saddest days in the history of “La belle province”. Masked as “medical aid in
  • Families, Let Us Share The Joy of Knowing Christ! —Message on the occasion of the National Week for Life and the Family (May 11-18, 2014)
    Once again, we are privileged to have an opportunity to think more deeply about the inestimable value of human life and the role that the family plays in upholding and communicating that value. As our Holy Father recently observed: “The family is the place where we learn to love . . . the motor [that drives] the world and history.” It is in the family that we first experience the love that
  • A Pan-Canadian Palliative and End-of-life Care Strategy? Yes. As soon as possible!
    A Pan-Canadian Palliative and End-of-life Care Strategy? Yes. As soon as possible! In October of 2010, the Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF) joined its voice to those of the chorus - of individuals and organizations - appearing before the Parliamentary Committee on Palliative and Compassionate Care to advocate the development of a national palliative care system. Three-and-a-half
  • Abortion: The Big Lie
    On the occasion of the National March for Life, the Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF) invites us to reflect on the fact that for decades, abortion “rights” proponents have fed Canadians the lie that access to abortion is good for women. It is said that a lie, repeated loudly and with sufficient frequency, will come to be believed. So many Canadians have believed the abortion lie
  • Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide - We have reached a crossroad: let us choose life!
    Two recent Canadian court decisions have confirmed the inherent dignity of human life and the necessity to continue defending it until its natural end. The Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF) rejoices with all people and groups who have at heart respect for the life of each and every Canadian. The most recent decision came on October 18, 2013, when the Supreme Court of Canada upheld
  • Bullying: A plague to combat together
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    William is eight years old. Since the beginning of grade three, two of his classmates have laughed at him every day because he is a little chubby. He cries every morning before leaving the house. He does not want to go to school anymore. Olivia is 13 years old. A girl in her class is jealous of her clothes, and enjoys spreading malicious rumours about her. As weeks go by, Olivia becomes
  • As Family Choose Life: Choose Jesus Christ
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    Words that were virtually unknown in the past are now all too familiar ... The age of Aquarius, universal consciousness, transcendental meditation, expansion of consciousness, hypnotism, cosmic energy, aura, chakras, karma, nirvana, paranormal phenomena, yoga, magic, tarot, spiritism, astrology, numerology, witchcraft, astral projection, positive and negative vibes, crystals, reiki, therapeutic
  • Euthanasia is at Our Doors!
    On June 12, 2013, the Marois Government tabled Bill 52 ( An Act Respecting End-of-Life Care).This bill defines "medical aid in dying" as a form of healthcare and a right. Let us neither play with words nor camouflage reality. "Let's Call a Spade a Spade. Medical aid in dying is Euthanasia" (Dr. Yves Robert, secretary of the College of Physicians of Quebec, quoted by L'Actualité médicale,

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