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Vol. 95, No. 26, December 13, 2017

The Prairie Messenger is grateful to the Holy Trinity Catholic School Division in Moose Jaw, Sask., for providing us with the beautiful Christmas art work found in our Christmas issue. (Our cover art is by Eloise Gosselin, Ecole St Margaret in Moose Jaw, Sask.)

The Prairie Messenger is grateful to the Holy Trinity Catholic School Division in Moose Jaw, Sask., for providing us with the beautiful Christmas art work found in our Christmas issue. (Our cover art is by Eloise Gosselin, Ecole St Margaret in Moose Jaw, Sask.)





This Week


Science and faith

Anyone who has seen the rings of Saturn through a telescope and exclaimed, “Oh my God!” is proof that faith and science are compatible, says Br. Guy Consolmagno, researcher, astronomer, Jesuit, and director of the Vatican Observatory.


Hate crimes

The latest number of police-reported hate crimes in this country is small, but that shouldn’t be comforting news to Canadians.


Trump and the Holy Land

Following days of violence and backlash after U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the Vatican appealed for “wisdom and prudence” to prevail.




Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Christmas brings us back to the crib to start over again

Liturgy and Life

By Catherine Ecker

Christmas Day, December 25, 2017

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Remembering the Holodomor

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