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Unity undermined by Western treachery

May 27, 2013

Glen Argan’s series on Vatican II is informative, yet his crucial piece on Christian disunity (WCR May 6) does not go deep enough to reveal the hidden roots and causes. Christopher Dawson is an excellent historical authority, but his profound knowledge cannot be simplified into a conclusion that the union was rejected by Byzantine Christians.

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Same-sex blessings would mellow attitudes

May 27, 2013

I am finding myself increasingly agitated by some of the attitudes put forth by my fellow Catholics in regard to homosexuality.

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News coverage of pope turning him into idol

April 29, 2013

I was as swept up in knowing about Pope Francis as anyone else. However, I have come almost to the point of nausea at all the repetitious coverage of every miniscule detail of his life and himself.

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Doing yoga postures expresses Hindu meaning

April 29, 2013

Regarding the letter by Jeff Scales (“Warning against yoga absurdly fundamentalist,” WCR, April 15), if Mr. Scales “understands and supports the Church’s position on dabbling with the occult,” he would do well to investigate, with minimal effort, the practices of yoga, kinesiology, therapeutic touch, etc.

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Practising yoga violates First Commandment

April 29, 2013

I am writing in response to the letter to the editor titled “Warning against yoga absurdly fundamentalist” on April 15.

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Comments on New Age, yoga are laughable

April 29, 2013

Re: Articles on New Age and yoga by Chris Miller (WCR, March 25).

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Fr. Perron was a good role model

April 29, 2013

Thank you Ramon Gonzalez and the WCR for your wonderful article on the death of Father Vic Perron, a very dear friend (“Shy Fr. Perron gave spirited homilies,” WCR, April 1).

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St. Francis emphatically not a layperson

April 15, 2013

Thank you for the excellent coverage of this grace-filled moment of transition in the Church.

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Warning against yoga absurdly fundamentalist

April 15, 2013

I recently read the article by Chris Miller reviewing Father Denis Phaneuf’s recent statements about New Age practices (“Prairie priest warns against yoga, herbal medicines” WCR, March 25).

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Knights fund women bound for pro-life retreat

April 1, 2013

As you may know, for the past five years, Archbishop Richard Smith has been advocating the need for the Sisters of Life to establish their order in the Edmonton Archdiocese to help us bring an end to abortions.

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