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Vol. 91 No. 38 March 19, 2014

“Must we always teach our children with books? Let them look at the stars and the mountains above. Let them look at the waters and the trees and flowers on Earth. Then they will begin to think, and to think is the beginning of a real education.” — David Polis (Photo by Miranda Rauckman)

Diocesan News


Religious leaders endorse poverty reduction strategy

Kohn lectures on education

Poverty awareness event held at synagogue

Rite of Election held in Saskatoon

Deacons called to serve

Service program transforms students

Salkeld receives international award

ThinkFast held


Canadian News


Quebec election joins secularist values with separatism

House Speaker invites support of Magna Carta campaign

Internet porn is the new 'crack cocaine,' say experts



International News


Czech priest, philosopher Tomas Halik wins 2014 Templeton Prize

Cardinal calls to maintain, yet reinterpret, doctrine to help families

Fight the urge to judge others, recognize your sinfulness, pope says





In Exile

Liturgy and Life

Breaking Open the Ordinary




To understand Pope Francis, look to the Jesuits

In a remarkable year, Pope Francis brings new hope to the church

What's it like to have Pope Francis as your boss? Depends on where you work

Everyday Theology

Journey to Justice

Building a Culture of Life

From other sources:

The family synod: an editorial in two parts

An economist considers Francis' critique of capitalism

Catholicism in Australia: Demographics, scandal underlie tectonic shifts



Arts and Culture


Readings and Meanings

CNS Movie Reviews

Lyrics and Life

Book Reviews



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