Archbishop P supports #prolife @hcdsb policies! Will other boards follow? #ottnews @torontostar @nationalpost @cp24 @cbctoronto #toronto @globeandmail #catholic
Now that Archbishop Prendergast has come out in support of HCDSB’s prolife position, will other boards implement their prolife fundraising strategies? They are are already on the books!!
So we commend trustees of the Halton Catholic District School Board for acting amid a torrent of criticism to pass a motion to ensure school fund-raising always aligns with Catholic teaching on life and family. Charitable donations by Halton Catholic schools will no longer go to organizations that “directly or indirectly” support abortion, contraception, sterilization, euthanasia and embryonic stem cell research.
Predictably, in a culture that has diminishing respect for the sanctity of life, the decision