Don't be on the road all the time, aloof or deaf to people's needs; be simple, loving and always close by, just like a spouse would be for his wife, Pope Francis told new bishops.
Read the rest of entry »
VATICAN CITY – In his strongest public words to date on the subject of abortion, Pope Francis affirmed the sacredness of unborn human life and linked its defence to the pursuit of social justice.
REGINA – Regina Archbishop Daniel Bohan believes grandparents make good evangelists when it comes to their grandchildren.
The Assembly of Quebec Bishops (AECQ) has expressed opposition to Quebec's euthanasia Bill 52 and warned the proposed Charter of Quebec Values could backfire.
Migrants are seen on a rescue boat as they arrive with a group that includes Syrian refugees at Pozzallo, Italy, Sept. 17.
Montreal Archbishop Christian Lépine has warned against enshrining Quebec values in a charter.
EDMONTON – Newman Theological College has begun the current academic year with higher enrolments than anticipated.
TORONTO – To achieve global peace we must first find it individually, within our own hearts, said Cardinal Thomas Collins.
Catholics attending a special Mass for peace in Syria were united in the belief that the power of prayer can help to end the violence in the Middle Eastern nation.
Sister Annata Brockman and principal Katherine Dekker are recipients of prestigious awards from the University of Alberta Alumni Association.