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Vol. 93 No. 8 July 15, 2015


A child looks out from a window during Pope Francis' meeting with people of the Banado Norte, a poor neighbourhood in Asuncion, Paraguay, July 12. Pope Francis visited Latin America from July 5 to 12. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

This Week

Summer schedule

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

Two ordained

The Archdiocese of Winnipeg welcomed two news priests into its fold with the ordinations of Rev. Christopher Dubois and Rev. Peter Nemcek July 3.


In 1975, five churches — United, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Anglican and Roman Catholic — announced that they had reached an understanding through which any one church would recognize the validity of baptisms conferred according to the established norms of the others.


In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

The value and power of ritual

Liturgy and Life

By Anne Strachan

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 26, 2015


Arts and Culture