From the monthly archives: April 2013

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'Pacem in Terris' was a major shift in Church teaching

Bob McKeon

April 22, 2013

Pope John XXIII started writing Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth)around the time he received the diagnosis of cancer from his doctors. This landmark encyclical can be called his last will and testament.

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12 Articles of the Creed: Week NINE

April 22, 2013

DO I BELIEVE in the Holy Catholic Church?

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Council fathers turn their attention to ecumenism

April 22, 2013
GLEN ARGAN
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

On Nov. 18, 1963, Vatican II's proposed document on ecumenism reached the floor of the council. One of the main reasons Pope John XXIII had called the Second Vatican Council was to further the quest for Church unity and so this was an historic day.

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God's blacksmith draws closer to sainthood

Br. Anthony Kowalczyk

April 15, 2013
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

Brother Anthony Kowalczyk, an Oblate who spent much of his life in prayer and service in Edmonton and is buried in St. Albert, is just a miracle away from being beatified.

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Christians ask: Who is my neighbour?

April 15, 2013
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

In downtown Edmonton, through the city's urban core, almost 1,000 Christians from various traditions joined to commemorate the day Jesus Christ was crucified.

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God wants to embrace us with his mercy

Sr. Katrina Le

April 15, 2013
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

The message of Divine Mercy is that God loves us and wants us to see that his mercy is greater than our sins, says Sister Katrina Le.

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Environmental threats call for urgent action – CCCB

Bishop Donald Bolen

April 15, 2013
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

Canada's Catholic bishops say there is an "urgent need for action" on the environment to protect the common good and promote international cooperation.

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CWL builds bridges on Parliament Hill

April 15, 2013
DEBORAH GYAPONG
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

A Catholic Women's League delegation came to Ottawa March 23-27 chiefly to build bridges on Parliament Hill, said the CWL president Betty Anne Brown Davidson.

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Worthy state deputy pleased with 2 years of achievements

Gary Johnson

April 15, 2013
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

Gary Johnson has much to be proud of as he concludes his two-year stint as state deputy of the Knights of Columbus of Alberta-Northwest Territories.

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Knight's spiritual leader steps down

Fr. Henry Rosenbaum

April 15, 2013
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

The long-time spiritual leader of the Knights of Columbus of Alberta-Northwest Territories says he has learned at least one thing from Pope Benedict XVI – when it's time to retire.

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