WCR This Week

Lipinski painted his prayers

October 14, 2013
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

A common image of the Holy Trinity shows the Father portrayed as an old man with a long beard, the Son represented as a young man with a short beard, and the Holy Spirit depicted as a dove.

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Catholic schools must make disciples – Mallon

Fr. James Mallon

October 14, 2013
DEBORAH GYAPONG
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

Catholic identity is at stake unless Catholic schools do a better job of making disciples, Father James Mallon told the Canadian Catholic School Trustees' Association Oct. 5.

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Patterson frames God's creation

October 14, 2013
MICHAEL SWAN
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

Sometimes it seems like all Canadian art is really about landscape. From the Group of Seven's Fred Varley to Daniel Taylor there have been great portraitists. From Jean-Paul Riopelle to Kazuo Nakamura there have been great abstract painters. From Joe Fafard to David Ruben Piqtouqun Canada has produced great sculptors.

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Religious priest travels the world to bring people closer to God

October 14, 2013
EVAN BOUDREAU
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

TORONTO – While many in their early 20s are called to travel by a sense of adventure, Father Pedro Torres was called to travel to become closer to God by doing his work.

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Winnipeg honours early Métis leader

October 14, 2013
JAMES BUCHOK
PRAIRIE MESSENGER

On a typically Scottish day, overcast with a light rain, parishioners of St-François Xavier Church and people of the Manitoba town of the same name gathered to honour Cuthbert Grant Jr., an early 19th-century Métis leader, and founder of their Church and community.

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Priest uses media to wage war against atheists

Fr. Robert Barron

October 14, 2013
RUANE REMY
THE CATHOLIC REGISTER

The Church is not on a mission, it is a mission. Father Robert Barron says those words slowly, with conviction.

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Blessing the animals

October 14, 2013

A dog sits on its owner's lap during a Mass for the blessing of the animals at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 71

October 14, 2013

Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 71 – Patricia Grell, Terry Harris

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Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 72

October 14, 2013

Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 72 – Larry Kowalczyk, Dan Posa

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Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 73

October 14, 2013

Edmonton Catholic School Board Trustees – Candidates – Ward 73 – Jennifer Chahal, Michelle Davis, Cindy Olsen

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