Expansion access to MAiD
Together with the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), Bishop McGrattan is urging the faithful to continue to oppose the expansion of MAiD in Canada. The CCCB has just issued an Open Letter to the Government of Canada and a Message to the Catholic Faithful on May 9 re: Permitting Persons Living with Mental Illness to Access Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide. We ask you to share the Bishop's message with your friends and family:
5/11/2023 01:44:09 pm
Thank you to the CCCB for not using the euphemistic language of "MAID" in its letters. They use assisted suicide and euthanasia (the large majority of people in Canada killed since the legalization of assisted suicide and euthanasia have been by euthanasia, that is where some else administers a lethal injection to the person who wants to be killed, rather than the person taking the drugs him or herself). As George Orwell said in Politics and the English Language regarding word usage:
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