In 2016, more than 900 people in British Columbia died of drug overdoses, an all time record and an 80 per cent increase from 2015. Christian recovery houses are responding with addiction counselling and spirituality.8
The Home of Hope in Lviv, Ukraine, is a safe house that teaches girls employable skills and keeps them off the street, where they can be sexually enslaved and trafficked. It is owned by the Eparchy of Edmonton and managed by the Sister Servants Mary Immaculate Foundation in Winnipeg.
The harrowing and powerful story of a sister meeting a man on death row in Dead Man Walking has captured audiences in print, film, and now opera. An interview with Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ.