Faith keeps world from disaster – Blair

Tony Blair

May 28, 2012

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair made an impassioned defence of religion, saying the world would be heading for tragedy and disaster without faith.

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Greek poverty grows

May 28, 2012

Constantinos Polychronopoulos, 47, an unemployed marketing specialist, distributes food portions at a soup kitchen for the poor in Athens, Greece.

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Pray for U.S. sisters who are under attack

May 28, 2012

Sisters in the U.S. are enduring a difficult and shameful cross. The Vatican Congregation for Doctrine of Faith has ordered the Leadership Conference of Women Religious to reform its statutes and programs to adhere more closely to the discipline of the Church.

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Parish did well to bring in theologian

May 28, 2012

I would like to thank St. Michael-Resurrection Parish for the effort and risk they took in bringing to us in Edmonton a world class speaker of the calibre of Dr. Richard Gaillardetz.

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Bishops issue plea for religious freedom

May 21, 2012
GLEN ARGAN
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

Catholics have an obligation to oppose unjust laws even if it means making heroic sacrifices, say Canada's Catholic bishops.

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WCR an award winner in 7 categories

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May 21, 2012
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

TORONTO – The Western Catholic Reporter has won four first place awards in the annual competition among Canada's Christian newspapers and magazines put on by the Canadian Church Press.

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Pilgrim physician finds self, becomes proud of his faith

Dr. Jose Pereira

May 21, 2012
GLEN ARGAN
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

Exhausted from his busy schedule as a palliative care doctor in Ottawa, Dr. Jose Pereira arranged to walk the famous pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, Spain, last September.

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Wuerl driving force for renewing Church through Catechesis

May 21, 2012
GLEN ARGAN
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

For 40 years, Cardinal Donald Wuerl has been a prominent force in promoting Catholic education in the faith of both young and old.

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Catholics called to New Evangelization

Archbishop Richard Smith

May 21, 2012
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

The message of salvation through Jesus has always been and will continue to be the most important message ever.

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Catholic communicators create fellowship

Joe Sinasac

May 21, 2012
CHRIS MILLER
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

EDMONTON – The Association of Roman Catholic Communicators of Canada (ARCCC) is aimed at fostering a common purpose among Catholic communicators across the nation.

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