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Vol. 94, No. 37, March 8, 2017

The theme for International Women’s Day 2017 (IWD is March 8) is “Be Bold For Change,” a call to help forge a better working world for Women. This year Lent 2017 Development and Peace — Caritas Canada has chosen to put women at the forefront to highlight the very special importance and role they have in every aspect of development, whether it be social, environmental or economic.

The theme for International Women’s Day 2017 (IWD is March 8) is “Be Bold For Change,” a call to help forge a better working world for Women. This year Lent 2017 Development and Peace — Caritas Canada has chosen to put women at the forefront to highlight the very special importance and role they have in every aspect of development, whether it be social, environmental or economic.





This Week


Bishops to Rome

Over the next two months all of Canada’s active bishops will participate in ad limina meetings with a pope for the first time since 2006. Bishops from the Assembly of Western Catholic Bishops meet March 27 to April 2.


New mosque

Regina’s new Ahmadiyya Mahmood mosque is the first and only purpose-built mosque in Canada. Other mosques are housed in repurposed buildings.


Catholic Schools Day

Manitoba’s Catholic Schools Day 2017 was dedicated to The Call to Reconciliation, in response to Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation report that calls for schools to teach about the role of churches in residential schools.


Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Of virtue and sin

Liturgy and Life

By Michael Dougherty

Third Sunday of Lent, March 19, 2017

Both Lungs

By Brent Kostyniuk

Jesus' healing ministry

Commentary

Arts and Culture