Students from across the archdiocese belong to a special and longstanding association, one in which children help children in faraway nations.
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In the early part of the last century, religious sisters worked in the province's schools, hospitals and parishes.
Lack of Holy Communion, the unavailability of water and a failed media structure were only some of the problems faced by Canadians at World Youth Day in Madrid.
At first it seemed only Italians could possibly care about petty office politics in the Vatican. But three months into the Vatileaks scandal, non-Italians are beginning to wonder.
Nearly 30 volunteers will soon undergo training to work with newly housed people who now find themselves somewhat socially isolated in their new communities.
VANCOUVER – In 2008 Tsara Davis sat in her jail cell in despair. She had been arrested after committing a number of crimes and abusing drugs. She prayed for help and God answered.
VATICAN CITY – In an effort to boost recruitments through more modern methods of outreach, the Pontifical Swiss Guard has opened a page on Facebook.
TORONTO – If it hadn't been for Catholic Missions in Canada, many northern missions would not have survived, said Archbishop emeritus Peter Sutton of Keewatin-Le Pas.
After more than 30 years of dedicated service to Catholic Social Services, CEO Christopher Leung is calling it quits.
VATICAN CITY – A Vatican decree has established new statutes and norms for Caritas Internationalis, giving Vatican offices greater authority over the work of the umbrella group of Catholic aid agencies.