While it is easy and more popular in our society to focus on federal politics, in many ways politics closer to home can affect us more. Be it resource development, indigenous issues, transportation, or SOGI, these issues are largely provincial. The Saint James Christian Civic Affairs Committee is hosting one of our local Members of the Legislative Assembly, Simon Gibson, MLA for Abbotsford-Mission, to talk to us on involvement in provincial politics. Monday, March 9, 7-8:30 PM, Saint James church foyer.
Christians are being silenced in all walks of public life. Pro-lifers are not allowed to run for political parties and Catholic doctors are being forced to refer patients to be euthanized.
How should we respond to today’s challenges?
Come listen to Canada’s former, and only, Ambassador of Religious Freedom, Father Deacon Andrew Bennett, and learn how to apply the hard-won lessons of such towering figures as Saints Thomas More and John Henry Newman to today.