Watch video: Statement by Cardinal Collins on Passing of Euthanasia Bill C-14
"There are two ways, the way to life and the way to death, and there is a great difference between them.” These wise words from an ancient Christian writer come to mind as we mark Parliament’s enactment of the law implementing the Supreme Court’s decision on euthanasia and assisted suicide, which is a fundamentally misguided decision.- Cardinal Thomas Collins, June 20, 2016
Statement from Cardinal Thomas Collins, Archbishop of Torontoon passing of Bill C-14 – legalization of euthanasia/assisted suicide
We thank all those who have written to their legislators regarding Bill C-14. Those who remain concerned are encouraged to visit CanadiansforConscience.ca and join the Coalition for HealthCARE and Conscience. The coalition represents more than 110 healthcare facilities (with almost 18,000 care beds and 60,000 staff) and more than 5,000 physicians across Canada. The website will provide information on how you can express your concerns regarding conscience rights respectfully to our elected representatives and/or organizations overseeing health care across the country.