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Vol. 92 No. 15 October 1, 2014

L’ARCHE — Members of the L’Arche Saskatoon community and friends disembark from a riverboat cruise Sept. 20, part of a celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of L’Arche that also included an afternoon prayer service at St. John’s Anglican Cathedral. See story. (Kip Yaworski photo)

Diocesan News


Poverty costs economy $3.8 billion a year

L'Arche celebrates 50th anniversary

Climate change a moral crisis

Administration Day covers broad area

Presentations made at Administration Day

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd hosted in Winnipeg

New executive director at Friendship Inn

Joint conference of Catholic health and education to be held

Ledoux commissioned as parish life director

St. Andrew’s celebrates 100 Years

Ursulines of Bruno elect new leadership team

Second annual Ride for Life held




Canadian News


Scholar decries 'plague' wiping out history

Catholics urged to support national dementia strategy

Plenary aims at being a source of renewal for bishops






International News


Pope: Albania proves to world that diverse religions can live in peace

U.S. Cardinal Raymond Burke mounts defence on Catholic teaching on divorce

Cardinal: Pope is ‘friend, brother'; working with him ‘really beautiful’

Pope: Greed, throwaway culture fuel ‘hidden euthanasia’ of elderly

Pope names panel to streamline marriage annulment process

Pope Francis orders accused envoy Jozef Wesolowski put under house arrest

Episcopal Church’s Katharine Jefferts Schori will not seek re-election

RNS News Briefs








In Exile

Liturgy and Life

Questioning Faith


Features and Commentary


Around the Kitchen Table

Communion for divorced Catholics: agreeing to disagree

October synod will take square aim at the family

Catholic Connections

Differently gifted: caring for our most vulnerable

Tales of disability, interruption and revolution

Palliative care essential at end of life

Resource on Christian unity has long history

Farmland Legacies

From other sources:

Church needs to hear from wounded faithful at family synod

Cardinal Kasper: some fear a domino effect at the synod on the family

Revisiting remarriage

Upcoming synod of bishops is about more than just marriage and family

LGBT Catholics hope that synod on family will lead to welcome for all

Suffering children

Kansas City bishop, Robert Finn, under Vatican investigation; Canadian archbishop visits diocese





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Screenings and Meanings

Lyrics and Life

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