BESt Meeting – What does the Church really teach about medical treatment decisions in the seriously ill and dying

1. "What does the Church really teach about medical treatment decisions in the seriously ill and dying?” Bioethics talk with Fr. Kevin Belgrave Wednesday, January 27th from 7:00 - 8:30 pm EST    Hosted on Zoom We are excited to welcome Fr. Kevin Belgrave, Professor of Moral Theology at St. Augustine’s Seminary, to speak to our group about the [...]

Edmonton Bible Study

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BESt Meeting – Talk on Reaching out to Women Experiencing Crisis Pregnancies

Talk with Aid to Women - Mary Helen Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 - 7:00PM-8:30PM EST     (rescheduled from February) Hosted on Zoom We are excited to welcome Mary Helen from Aid to Women to speak to us about working with women in crisis pregnancies. Her hands-on experience in serving pregnant women and helping to protect the unborn is [...]

Medical and Ethical Perspectives on Vaccines in the time of COVID

As we get ready to enter a mass vaccination campaign for COVID-19, many of our Catholic patients and colleagues will look to us for guidance on the scientific and moral acceptability of these vaccines. Please join us for an exciting and informative seminar on Monday, March 15th, led by Dr David Chan and Dr Jane Dobson [...]

BESt Meeting – Prayer & Fellowship

Prayer & Fellowship Friday, March 19th, 2021 - 8:00PM-9:00PM EST Hosted on Zoom Join us in praying the Stations of the Cross! We will also be doing games after! Please login here and browse Upcoming Events to get more details on how to access this activity.

BESt Meeting – Conscience and the Protection of the Vulnerable – Dr. Thomas Bouchard

Conscience and the Protection of the Vulnerable - Dr. Thomas Bouchard Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 - 6:30PM-7:30PM EST Hosted on Zoom We are very excited to have Dr. Thomas Bouchard speak to us about why we need ethical safeguards for the vulnerable, as well as conscience rights for medical decision-makers. Dr. Bouchard is a family [...]

Truth and Beauty: Evidence Based Practice and Natural Family Planning (NFP)

Speaker: Stephanie Kafie, MD CCFP (COE) Dr. Kafie is a family physician, certified natural family planning instructor (Marquette Method) and founder of Totally Yours Family Medicine (www.totallyyoursfamiliymedicine.com). This presentation will cover both the spiritual beauty of natural family planning teaching and the medical evidence supporting its use. Practical ways to incorporate natural family planning into [...]

Covid debrief with the Bishop

We are planning a virtual event on May 15 9-11 am MDT: “Covid debrief with the Bishop” Where health care providers and the Bishop will be presenting some of the challenges and successes of what has happened over the last year with Covid.

POPE’S MARATHON ROSARY AT 12:00 NOON

Today May 23rd the Rosary Marathon will be Canada’s turn from Our Lady of Cape in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, in Quebec, Canada. Today's intention: For law enforcement, military, and firefighters. You can watch the Rosary live 12 noon EDT here:   https://youtu.be/dCDr9ft0Ym4  and here: https://youtu.be/d1C5xfWleYU

BESt Meeting – Catholic Physicians Panel

We're excited to share details regarding our much anticipated Catholic Physicians Panel! It will be taking place on Wednesday, June 2 from 7:00 - 9:00pm EST.  We will have 6-7 Catholic physician panelists represented across various specialties within medicine and surgery (Family, Internal, Emerg, PM&R, Urology), and of various life stages/ Vocations. They are excited to impart [...]

Harm Reduction – A Catholic Approach with Dr. Lucas Vivas

Harm Reduction - A Catholic Approach with Dr. Lucas Vivas Wednesday, Jan 19th, 2022 from 6:30-7:30 Hosted on Zoom “Harm reduction” is an approach to the treatment of medical illness that focuses on reducing collateral harms rather than reversing or changing fundamental behaviours. It is the prevailing philosophy in the treatment of concurrent medical-psychiatric disorders such as [...]