Religion is based on sacrifice. The problem that religion faces is that even the greatest sacrifice offered by a finite person cannot hope to bring one into the presence of the infinite God.
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Hundreds of people in the Edmonton region took the time to make a difference in the struggle against abortion during the past 40 days.
OTTAWA – Catholics are urged to make foreign aid a top priority as the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace launches its fall education campaign.
The Church needs to put a greater priority on the role of the laity to transform the world, Archbishop Richard Smith said Nov. 1.
Attending the canonization of St. Kateri Tekakwitha last month was a profound spiritual experience for the pastor of Wetaskiwin and Hobbema and a group of his aboriginal parishioners.
VATICAN CITY – The absolute frontline in the prevention of crime is the family, a top Vatican official told members of Interpol, the international police organization.
Fifty years after the Second Vatican Council launched a new Catholic commitment to interreligious dialogue, work continues on clarifying the Church's attitudes toward other religions.
We are all called to be saints, which means being and acting like Christ, according to Michèle Boulva, director of the Ottawa-based Catholic Organization for Life and Family (COLF).
BEAUMONT – About six years ago, parishioners from St. Vital Parish in Beaumont asked about bringing Catholic education to their community.
Thomas Lickona recalls coming home cranky and hungry one evening to find his wife on the phone with a needy friend and no supper ready.