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International Development - Do it Justice

Truth to Power, Fr Andrew Britz

Kairos Canada Org

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Fr Andrew Britz - Rule of Faith

Bush Dweller James Gray OSB

Vol. 93 No. 7 July 1, 2015


Happy Canada Day! Nine Snowbirds in Maple Leaf fan formation over the Parliament Hill Peace Tower. (Photo by Gerald Schmitz)

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 15, July 29 and August 26.

Health professionals

People advocating for the rights of doctors and other health care professionals to practice according to the dictates of their conscience remain concerned as organizations consider their policies on assisted suicide and euthanasia.

Mystery novel

Rev. Donald Cozzens, a well-known author and lecturer whose insights into the priesthood have challenged the Catholic Church to confront clericalism and renew its structure, has written a captivating mystery novel that incorporates the themes he has observed and reflected on over the years.

Inside Out

The latest Disney/Pixar animated feature, Inside Out, is superb on all levels and for all audiences, writes Gerald Schmitz. “See it and be amazed.”.


In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

The hero complex

Liturgy and Life

By Lucie Leduc

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 12, 2015

Questioning Faith

By Mary Marrocco

What's real?


Arts and Culture