Letters to the Editor

 

Letters

Listen to the pope before you vote

September 23, 2013

With municipal elections on Oct. 21, it is not premature to consider our choices.

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Taizé prayer times need clarification

September 23, 2013

Many thanks to the WCR and Ramon Gonzalez for raising awareness about Taizé Prayer in Edmonton ("Christian voices unite in singing and Taizé Prayer,” Sept. 16).

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Calgary bishop grateful for help in rebuilding

August 26, 2013

Despite the unprecedented damage and trauma surrounding the flood experience in southern Alberta, we have all witnessed incredible rescue efforts and an experience of solidarity beyond our wildest dreams.

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Lay parish managers solution to priest shortage

August 26, 2013

Re: “St. Angela’s Parish closes its doors” (WCR, July 22).

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Article whitewashed Catholic schools

August 26, 2013

Re: “School board chair retires after six years of service” (WCR, July 15).

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Covenant Health salary for CEO is disappointing

August 26, 2013

It is extremely disappointing to hear that Covenant Health’s CEO is being paid a salary beyond that of the CEO of the far-larger Alberta Health Services.

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Financial support needed for Sisters of Life

July 1, 2013

The Sisters of Life, who have been invited by Archbishop Richard Smith to come to Edmonton, help expectant mothers to carry their children to term, help them with adoption if necessary or prepare them for motherhood if they want to raise their babies.

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Bad manners in church are wreaking havoc

July 1, 2013

Thank you Bishop Frederick Henry for bringing to the fore a real problem in our churches and which causes hard feelings among parishioners (WCR June 10, “Respect, courtesy matter in life, at Church”) – bad manners and lack of consideration.

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Homosexual acts violate God’s law

July 1, 2013

I am replying to David Fraser’s letter in the May 27 WCR (“Same-sex blessings would mellow attitudes”).

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Re-examine the roles of pastor, parishes

June 24, 2013

Yes, it is time to rethink the parish. (Is it time to rethink the parish? WCR, June 3.) Change in the Catholic Church comes slowly.

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