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Vol. 94, No. 33, February 8, 2017

Hundreds gathered in the cold Jan. 31 for an outdoor vigil at Saskatoon City Hall in support of those killed in a mosque shooting in Quebec, and those affected by the U.S. travel ban on travel from seven Muslim countries. (Photo Kiply Yaworski)

Hundreds gathered in the cold Jan. 31 for an outdoor vigil at Saskatoon City Hall in support of those killed in a mosque shooting in Quebec, and those affected by the U.S. travel ban on travel from seven Muslim countries. (Photo Kiply Yaworski)





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Euthanasia a threat

Even though medical assistance in dying has been legal in Quebec for almost a year and in Canada for a few months, Bishop Noel Simard of Valleyfield has not yet come to terms with this new reality. To him, medically assisted death is just plain euthanasia.


Indigenous voices

The strategic plan of St. Thomas More College (STM) at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) speaks of a duty “to make of STM a truly welcoming community where indigenous voices are heard and celebrated.”


Harrowing statistics

Australia’s Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse kicked off a three-week “Catholic wrapup,” releasing harrowing statistics on incidents of child sexual abuse between 1980 and 2015.


Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

God's power and powerlessness

Liturgy and Life

By Michael Dougherty

Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time February 19, 2017

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