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Vol. 91 No. 34 February 19, 2014

An ice sculpture from Winterlude in Ottawa. Photo by Gerald Schmitz

Diocesan News


Family arrives from Pakistan/Malaysia

Best chance for peace is advocacy in South Sudan

Cults desire to control people

Unique fundraising event inaugurated

Global Citizens Awards presented

LITE aids inner-city development

Music workshop held in Saskatoon parish

Share Lent workshop held

P3s under scrutiny

Stewardship a way of life

Weekend retreat inspires woman


Canadian News


Quebec bishops issue call to conscience on euthanasia

Bishops to release refugee statement

Aging is a spiritual journey

'Boring' budget positions Tories for 2015 election

Edmonton homeless treated as neighbours at centre



International News


Belgium passes law to allow euthanasia on small children

Pope to engaged couples: After ‘I do,’ comes ‘may I, thank you, sorry’

In rare public split, Catholic bishops differ sharply on anti-gay laws

Going to mass should be a life-changing event, pope says at audience

Surveys: German, Swiss Catholics reject many church teachings on family

Physical therapist sees ‘duty to give back’ to special needs children

Worried about their future, French Jews take a bet on Israel

Rome’s clergy tailors find a subdued mood under low-key Pope Francis




In Exile

Liturgy and Life

Breaking Open the Ordinary




Around the Kitchen Table

catholic dialogue

Let youth lead the way

Journey to Justice

Figure of Speech

When it comes to 'Olympism,' I'm an atheist

Interchurch couples and families: issues and goals

Everyday Theology

Making a Difference

Remembering Pope Benedict’s resignation one year later

Becoming a bird of the air

From other sources:

How do you solve a problem like Pope Francis?

Contraception, the Univision poll, and the pope

The sick call: the healing power of presence

When the Beatles came to town

We bind ourselves to the One who, in the binding, sets us free


Arts and Culture


Screenings and Meanings

Lego Movie builds story on religious and moral themes

The 10 best pictures and family films according to CNS

CNS Movie Reviews





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