Students at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic High School in Spruce Grove have come to the rescue of St. Maria Goretti Parish in Devon and its desire for a parish website.
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Even today, many statues of the Virgin Mary in the Western Church portray her standing on a snake. This portrayal of Mary stems from an early mistranslation of Genesis 3.15 into Latin which describes "the woman" as crushing the serpent's head.
Ecumenism, the movement promoting unity among Christian churches, has been largely successful, says the director of Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations for the Edmonton Archdiocese.
On the morning of Jan. 25, 2013, participants in the Washington, D.C., March for Life received an unexpected boost in the form of a Twitter message from Pope Benedict XVI.
Father Jaya Rajan, a 32-year-old Pallottine priest, came to know Jesus as his personal saviour in childhood. So when the opportunity to serve the Lord as a priest presented itself, he jumped at it.
Canada's Catholic bishops will maintain their opposition to prostitution despite the Supreme Court of Canada's Dec. 20 ruling striking down Canada's prostitution laws.
VATICAN CITY – A Vatican study group is urging world leaders to stop the flow of arms into Syria and to press for an immediate and complete ceasefire there with no political preconditions.
YELLOWKNIFE – With slightly more than 20,000 Catholics spread across 1.5 million square kilometres of frozen land, the Mackenzie-Fort Smith Diocese poses unique challenges for its new bishop.
An adventurous and dedicated priest has become the new shepherd of one of the largest and northernmost dioceses in the world.
While on the verge of laying down his title as archbishop of Winnipeg, James Weisgerber picked up a new title: Officer of the Order of Canada.