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President won’t trump HHS mandate in court

He had promised relief from mandate during presidential campaign By Matt Hadro

Pharmacist saves life by exercising her conscience

A young boy lives because of pharmacist’s birth control refusal By Agnieszka Krawczynski

CWL to promote palliative care May 4

Women host national day of prayer and action By Agnieszka Krawczynski Photo: A family member watches over a dying ma

Case for Christ offers better questions than answers

Lack of satisfactory facts encourages viewers to seek information themselves by Alan Charlton THE CASE FOR CHRIST

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Hospital ministry gets Project Advance focus

New St. Clare of Assisi church hosts launch of 2017 appeal By Josh Tng COQUITLAM Photo Caption: The Development O


Hospital ministry gets Project Advance focus

Friday, 28 April 2017
New St. Clare of Assisi church hosts launch of 2017 appeal By Josh Tng COQUITLAM Photo caption: Tim Phan of the Archdiocese of Vancouver's development office helps Project Advance parish representatives...

Focus On Life dinner to host human rights ambassador

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Gala to feature Vietnamese napalm-attack survivor By Josh Tng Photo caption: Carrie Davidson, executive director of Signal Hill. The year is 1972. As arid smoke billows from the burning village of Trang Bang, South...

Compassion key to pro-life message

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Find common ground with abortion supporters, says pro-life missionary By Josh Tng
 COQUITLAM Photo caption: Daniel Abraham speaks next to Irene De Souza during De Souza's pro-life presentation at Our Lady of...


Pope Francis needs prayers more than criticism

- Tuesday, 25 April 2017

No person is perfect, not even the Bishop of Rome by Msgr. Pedro Lopez-Gallo Photo Caption: Pope Francis's pontifical exhortation, Amoris Laetitia, has caused division among the Church's cardinals. (CNA) In Rome, division among cardinals continues concerning Holy Communion for divorced persons who have remarried civilly without first annulling their prior marriage. Thirty cardinals have joined the first four who are awaiting Pope Francis’s...

Resurrection frees us from slavery of sin

- Monday, 24 April 2017

Archbishop Miller writes, open your hearts to the Risen Lord who awaits you. by Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB This is an excerpt from an Easter homily given at Holy Rosary Cathedral. Photo Caption: This 18th Century painting by Noël Coypel, depicts Jesus risen from the dead. When Mary Magdalene saw Jesus alive on Easter Sunday, she could not contain her joy...


Agency recommends abortion drugs be publicly-funded

Saturday, 29 April 2017
Campaign Life Coalition disappointed by suggestion, not surprised By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Photo caption: Campaign Life Coalition's Ottawa lobbyist Johanne Brownrigg spoke against the use of abortion drugs due to dangerous...

Home care agencies forced to become euthanasia facilitators

Friday, 28 April 2017
Centres obligated by government to offer euthanasia supply kit By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Photo caption: Activists protest against the proposed statutory amendment legalizing the euthanasia of young children in 2014 in...

Saskatchewan judge denies funding to non-Catholics in Catholic schools

Friday, 28 April 2017
12-year-old court case result leaves Regina's archbishop 'disheartened' By Frank Flegel REGINA Photo caption: A Saskatchewan court ruling on St. Theodore Catholic School in Theodore, Saskatchewan April 21 says the funding of...


The Gospel according to football

Thursday, 19 January 2017
Terry Fox’s football triumph has roots in Catholic faith By Josh Tng Photo Caption: Tom Kubada (left) and Martin McDonnell hold up the provincial champions banner. The Terry Fox Ravens were the senior...

Christians skate with Columbus Blue Jackets

Sunday, 15 January 2017
Faith helps fine-tune our God-given talents By Pat Macken Courtesty of Columbus Blue Jackets Photo Caption: Columbus Blue Jackets' Foligno grew up in the Catholic Church and was taught, how we play hockey...

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
Numerous players from many teams try it on By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Father Pablo Santa Maria. It's the 90th minute in a World Cup match. The fans nervously look at the scoreboard:...


Joint Declaration between Pope Francis & Russian Patriarch

- Friday, 19 February 2016

Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God the Father and the fellowship of the holy Spirit be with all of you” (2 Cor 13:13). 1. By God the Father’s will, from which all gifts come, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with...






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