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Anxiety undermines efforts for church unity — Lutheran

January 31, 2011
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

EDMONTON — Anxiety is one of the greatest threats to Christian unity, says the Lutheran pastor who led the Jan. 23 service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. more . . .

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Edmonton board agrees to halt schools' reliance on casinos

January 31, 2011
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

EDMONTON — Edmonton Catholic Schools' trustees have voted to abolish gambling activities as a source of school funding. more . . .

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Bishop Ruiz: Outstanding defender of social justice

Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia

January 31, 2011
DAVID AGREN
CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

MEXICO CITY — Retired Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia, known as the champion of the poor and indigenous in southern Mexico, died Jan. 24 of complications from long-standing illnesses. He was 86. more . . .

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Catholic vote solidified Conservatives

January 31, 2011
DEBORAH GYAPONG
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

On Jan. 23, the Conservative Party celebrated its fifth anniversary in power, thanks partly to a swing in the Catholic and the ethnic vote from the Liberals.

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Sugay was the priest with the golden heart

Fr. Jose Sugay

January 31, 2011
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

EDMONTON — Father Jose Teodoro Sugay was prayerful, a man of God and a man of tremendous self-sacrifice. more . . .

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Weisgerber committed to the right to water

January 31, 2011
MARY LEMAITRE
PRAIRIE MESSENGER

WINNIPEG — Archbishop James Weisgerber says he won't drink bottled water where public water is available and has agreed to promote bottled-water-free zones. more . . .

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Once a refugee, now an ardent advocate

Elena Zerea

January 31, 2011
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

EDMONTON — Elena Zerea's experiences are an example of the nightmare that many refugees call their lives. more . . .

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Catholic, United churches discuss marriage

January 31, 2011
DEBORAH GYAPONG
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

OTTAWA — A Catholic Church and United Church of Canada dialogue group is preparing a joint-statement on marriage, despite their churches taking opposing sides in the same-sex marriage debate. more . . .

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The challenge of chastity

January 31, 2011

 

Living a life of chastity is an ongoing journey which requires both guidance and encouragement. In order to help young Catholics on this challenging journey, the Episcopal Commission for Doctrine of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops would like to show its solidarity with them by providing some words of direction and support. more . . .

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Lloydminster school Mass launches new year

January 31, 2011
COLLINS KEDRON
SPECIAL TO THE WCR

LLOYDMINSTER - "In this Mass to begin the year 2011 as you resume the school after a short break, we the priests and parishioners of St. Anthony's Parish, Lloydminster, wish to welcome you back with joy and pray that the Lord will continue to lead you through the directions of your teachers." more . . .

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