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International Development - Do it Justice

Truth to Power, Fr Andrew Britz

Kairos Canada Org

Student Contributions Prairie Messenger

Fr Andrew Britz - Rule of Faith

Bush Dweller James Gray OSB

Vol. 93 No. 6 June 24, 2015


This is the cover of Pope Francis' encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si', on Care for Our Common Home. The long-anticipated encyclical was released at the Vatican June 18.

This Week

Summer schedule

The Prairie Messenger publishes every second week in July and takes a three-week summer vacation in August. Summer issues will be dated July 1, July 15, July 29 and August 26.

Social change

The Vanier Institute of the Family marked its 50th anniversary June 10-11 with a conference that revealed how much society and notions of family have changed in five decades.

Human dignity

Pope Francis encourages aid agencies to denounce all that crushes human dignity, writes Carl Hetu.


In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Best effort

Liturgy and Life

By Leah Perrault

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 5, 2015

Breaking Open the Ordinary

By Sandy Prather

Servant leaders


Arts and Culture