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From the monthly archives: May, 2013

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Focolare 'Expo' nurtures art of love at home and at work

June 3, 2013
DR. PAUL FLAMAN
SPECIAL TO THE WCR

Relationships in every corner of society could be transformed by putting into practice the Art of Loving.

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Dumelie receives national award for Catholic health care leadership

Patrick Dumelie

June 3, 2013
SPECIAL TO THE WCR

EDMONTON – Patrick Dumelie, president and CEO of Covenant Health, has received the Catholic Health Alliance of Canada's national Midcareer Leadership Award.

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Is it time to rethink the parish?

June 3, 2013
MICHAEL SWAN
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

The ideals of parish life aren't hard to identify. Priests everywhere remind people in front of them on Sunday they are the Church – a community bound together by sacrament and the word of God.

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Pope Francis shares stories of his faith

June 3, 2013
CINDY WOODEN
CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

With humour and passion, Pope Francis shared highlights of his personal faith journey and explained some key points of his teaching to an enthusiastic crowd of representatives from Catholic lay movements.

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Spanish bishops fight secularization

June 3, 2013
CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

MADRID – Spain's bishops have urged Catholics to be more proactive in passing on the faith to children.

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Reach out to teens in their own language

June 3, 2013
RUANE REMY
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

With youth leaving the Catholic Church en masse, Father Mario Salvadori has launched a "radical" parish website to stem the urge to flee.

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Knights of Malta open Syrian hospital

June 3, 2013
MICHAEL SWAN
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

When bombs fall in the Syrian city of Aleppo, it's bad news for the municipal hospital in Kilis, Turkey. The Turkish border town of 80,000 has taken in 35,000 Syrian refugees from Syria's civil war, the majority suffering physical and psychological trauma.

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Pope visits nuns

June 3, 2013

Pope Francis talks with members of the Missionaries of Charity during a visit to a soup kitchen and women's shelter at the Vatican May 21.

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Buy with good conscience, not low prices

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June 3, 2013

Movies about philosophers rarely rise above the spoof level of Monty Python's depiction of a soccer game between German and Greek philosophers (won by the Greeks when Archimedes decides to stop pondering and actually kick the ball).

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Embrace the treasures offered by Ordinary Time

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

June 3, 2013

In a marvelous little book entitled, The Music of Silence, David Steindl-Rast highlights how each hour of the day has its own special light and its own particular mood and how we are more attentive to the present moment when we recognize and honour these "special angels" lurking inside each hour.

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