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WOMEN'S MINISTRY

Affirming Women

Providing simple yet edifying opportunities for women of all ages, vocations, and abilities to grow deeper in relationship with the Holy Spirit. With Mary as our model we likewise choose to reach out in support of other women and to encourage them in their own walk of faith.

For questions contact us at: stmaryswomensgroup@gmail.com or Vanessa 613-727-0870.

Talks Available (See Media Player Below)

Jesus Our Prince: How a Fairy Tale Comes True- by Christine Labrosse - May 2016 (click Media Player below)

The Four Voices of God: The One, The True, The Good, and The Beautiful- by Fr. Scott McCaig - November 2014 (click Media Player below)

How to be Sister to One Another - by Linda Schultz - March 2014

(click Media Player below)

Identity, Personal Authority, and Responsible Freedom - by Sr. Alice Johnson - February 2014- Audio not available, for handout click here.

Theology of the Body for Women by Christine Labrosse - Sept 2013 (click Media Player below)

"Prayer" by Fr. Roger- March 2012 (click Media Player below)

"Boundaries: Living Fully Alive As A Gift To Others" by Sr. Anna Chan- September 2012 (click Media Player below)

"The Role of Women in the New Evangelization" by Fr. Lawrence Hyginus-March 2013 (click Media Player below)

Video Links- used in Fr. Lawrence's talk- See Below

1- Genius of Woman - click here

2- The New Evangelization - click here

3- Authentic Femininity - click here

"The Universal Call to Holiness:What does it look like in the life of a Lay Person" - by Fr. Scott McCaig- April 2013 (click Media Player below)

'Mary's Example of Surrender'- Talk by Tracey McAskill

'Learning to Trust God and Depend on His Grace'- testimony by Cindy Walker- May 21st 2015

Noteworthy Books:

Spiritual Passages by Fr. Benedict Groeshel

Keys for Growth in the Spiritual LIfe by The Companions of the Cross Lay Formation Program

The Priesthood of the Heart:Woman's Unique Vocation by Jo Croissant

-www.albahouse.org/priesthood-heart.htm

Discovering the Feminine Genius:Every Woman's Journey by Katrina Zeno (inspired by the Theology of the Body) - www.wttm.org

Additional Resources: (click on links below)

'Authentic Femininity' by Fr. Terry Donahue (handout)

Vatican II Closing Ceremony-Message to Women

Prayer to Our Lady of Good Counsel

The Feminine Gift Blog Spot

The Dignity and Vocation of Women- encyclical by Blessed John Paul II

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