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Vol. 95, No. 45 May 9, 2018

the old press

St. Peter's Press, 1970s. Photo by Damian Yaskowich, OSB.

This Week

Prairie Messenger tributes

With this, Vol. 95 No. 45, the Prairie Messenger ends its 114-year run. We have been overwhelmed with good wishes and fond farewells these past weeks. Thank you for the support of our wonderful readers.

Restoration of cemetery

A Kingston-based academic hopes a new petition will prompt the Canadian government to restore a cemetery where Ukrainian immigrants who died in a Quebec internment camp are buried.


Seventy-three per cent of churchgoing women who have experienced an abortion are not sure if forgiveness applies to them, says Laura Lewis, executive director of the Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services.


In Exile


By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Poverty, chastity, and obedience in a secular age

Liturgy and Life


By Michael Dougherty

Pentecost, May 20

Converted into Christ

Bernadette Gasslein

By Bernadette Gasslein

The real purpose of the eucharist


Prairie Messenger: reflections

More than 100 years of journalism: a series by Paul Paproski, OSB

Arts and Culture