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Vol. 92 No. 6 June 25, 2014

Pope Francis uses incense as he celebrates a mass attended by 250,000 people in Sibari, in Italy's Calabria region, June 21. During his homily, the pope said "mafiosi" are not in communion with God and are excommunicated. The Calabria region is home of the 'Ndrangheta crime organization, known for drug trafficking. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Diocesan News


Refugee Day event held in Saskatoon

Wellness Clinic open at community school

Vocations come from the community

CWL travels to Flin Flon for convention

Bringleson addresses Manitoba CWL

Lay Formation graduates sent forth

Graduates describe impact of two-year program

Grotto restored

Shower held for spiritually adopted baby




Canadian News


St. Vincent de Paul Society seeks stronger advocacy role

Canadians want national palliative care strategy

Young Catholics prepare to defend faith in public square





International News


Pope, Anglican archbishop urge joint action to share God’s love

Pope Francis says Mafia members are ‘excommunicated’

Globe-trotting Cardinal Theodore McCarrick is almost 84, and working harder than ever

Church rediscovers its role as mother by welcoming, loving, pope says

Presbyterians vote to allow gay marriage






In Exile

Liturgy and Life

Breaking Open the Ordinary




Features and Commentary


Around the Kitchen Table

Figure of Speech

A Pilgrim's Progress

Catholic Connections

Canon Law for Today

Making a Difference

From other sources:

Must Iraq disintegrate before we get news?






Arts and Culture


Screenings and Meanings

CNS Movie Reviews

Lyrics and Life





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