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Vol. 94 No. 17 October 12, 2016

Thanksgiving 2016

Thanksgiving Blessings. If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough. — Meister Eckhart (M Weber photo)





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This Week


Film festival highlights

The 41st annual Toronto International Film Festival showcased some impressive movies that were a hit with critics and audiences, writes Gerald Schmitz.


Opportunity for healing

The 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation “is an unparalleled opportunity for both church leaders and laity to enter into the process of healing and reconciliation at both juridical and grassroots levels,” writes Tom Ryan, CSP.


Language is power

"We need to revisit our cultural and spiritual and traditional beliefs, and live by them," says knowledge keeper Tyrone Tootoosis. To the oil and gas sector our mother is not even alive: language is power and land is life."


Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

The strugglel to not make God our own tribal deity

Liturgy and Life

By Michael Dougherty

The 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Oct. 23, 2016

Questioning Faith

By Mary Marrocco

Co-operatives mean stretching beyond self-interest

Commentary

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