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Scientists say first humans all came from one species

November 4, 2013
CAROL GLATZ
CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

A group of scientists has proposed that human beings emerged from one single evolving human species rather than branching from a tree of multiple, early ancestral species.

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Que. euthanasia bill faces first vote

November 4, 2013
CANADIAN CATHOLIC NEWS

OTTAWA – As Quebec's euthanasia Bill 52 faces its first vote, the Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF) and the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) put out urgent calls to oppose the bill.

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Lloydminster school teaches French with a Catholic spirit

Lisa Marie Kreese

November 4, 2013
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

The French immersion program at the Lloydminster Catholic School Division has experienced tremendous growth, with enrollments increasing from 143 students in 2002 to 438 students today – growth that is expected to continue.

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Project unites sacramental preparations

Kathleen Nguyen

November 4, 2013
RAMON GONZALEZ
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

The sacraments of Christian initiation – Baptism, Confirmation and the Eucharist – lay the foundations of every Christian life.

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Caring for the gifts that God has given us

November 4, 2013
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

On March 19th of this year, the solemnity of St. Joseph, Holy Mass was celebrated in Rome by Pope Francis to inaugurate his ministry as bishop of Rome and successor of St. Peter. His homily that day offers a beautiful perspective from which to appreciate the gift and responsibility of all involved in Catholic education.

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Evergreen schools sponsor Nigerian poultry farm

November 4, 2013
RAY CÔTÉ
SPECIAL TO THE WCR

The Evergreen Catholic School District is now sponsoring a fully functioning poultry farm in Owerri, Nigeria.

The venture which was proposed by Father Sabinus Iwu when he was serving at St. Mary Parish in Westlock is a partnership with Seat of Wisdom Seminary in Owerri.

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Leduc school based on self-paced learning

November 4, 2013
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

For those requiring a more flexible schedule, an outreach school is exactly what some students in Leduc need to complete their high school education.

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Teens learn how to trust

November 4, 2013
JAMES BUCHOK
PRAIRIE MESSENGER

Why hold just one high school retrally – that's a cross between a retreat and a rally – when you can have a whole week of them?

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A gift for Francis

November 4, 2013

Pope Francis looks at ebony statues he received as a gift from Equatorial Guinea's president.

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Ganswein talks about serving two popes

November 4, 2013

Archbishop Georg Ganswein, prefect of the papal household and personal secretary to retired Pope Benedict XVI, said it’s a challenge serving two popes.

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