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Vol. 93 No. 33 February 10, 2016

The Krewe of Bacchus rolls through New Orleans in a Mardi Gras parade Feb. 7. The parade took place in advance of Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, which is a time of celebration the day before Ash Wednesday (Feb. 10) and the beginning of the church's lenten period. (CNS photo/Dan Anderson, EPA)

The Krewe of Bacchus rolls through New Orleans in a Mardi Gras parade Feb. 7. The parade took place in advance of Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, which is a time of celebration the day before Ash Wednesday (Feb. 10) and the beginning of the lenten period. (CNS photo/Dan Anderson, EPA)


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This Week


Bible interpretation

Learning to interpret tricky, terrible and difficult texts in our sacred Scriptures is not some obscure, academic challenge, says Rev. Elias Mallon. When preachers and ordinary believers misinterpret their sacred texts, the result is almost always fundamentalism.


Dancing toward reconciliation

The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, in partnership with the TRC, created Going Home Star — Truth and Reconciliation, an original contemporary ballet about the Indian residential school system.


Walking a new path

Sylvain Lavoie, archbishop emeritus of Keewatin-Le Pas and an Oblate of Mary Immaculate, is the author of Walk a New Path: Forgiveness, Grieving and the Twelve Steps.


Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

A 'shirt of flame'

Liturgy and Life

By Gertrude Rompré

Second Sunday of Lent: February 21, 2016

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