Catholic Women's League

Catholic Women's League

Mission Statement
The Catholic Women's League of Canada is a national organization rooted in gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God.


The Goals of the League are...

  • To achieve individual and collective spiritual development.
  • To promote the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • To exemplify the Christian ideal in home and family life.
  • To protect the sanctity of human life.
  • To enhance of the role of women in church and society.
  • To recognize the human dignity of all people everywhere.
  • To uphold and defend Christian education and values in the modern world.
  • To contribute to the understanding and growth of religious freedom, social justice, peace and harmony.


The Purpose of the Toronto Diocesan Council

  • To implement The Catholic Women's League objectives and policy in the Toronto Archdiocese 
  • To represent The Catholic Women's League members of the Toronto Diocesan Council at the provincial level
  • To coordinate the parish and regional councils across the archdiocese
  • To be a link between the regions/parishes in the archdiocese and the Ontario Provincial council for reporting, or resolutions and for those matters requiring an instructed vote at the provincial convention
  • To disseminate information and direction from the provincial council to the regional and parish councils in the archdiocese
  • To provide direction, inspiration and encouragement to The Catholic Women's League members across the archdiocese