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Vol. 92 No. 19 October 29, 2014

PAYING RESPECTS — Hundreds gathered Oct. 27 for a solemn ceremonial changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was senselessly gunned down Oct. 22. The entire base of the National War Memorial is surrounded by thousands of flowers, wreaths and messages. (Photo by Gerald Schmitz)

Diocesan News


Brazil Mission celebrated

Pastoral vision fulfilled

St. Paul’s Hospital: inspiring a purposeful life

Throne speech promises anti-poverty strategy

All Saints School officially blessed

Longtime parish employees retire

New Lay Formation co-ordinator named

Poverty highlighted at two events

Development & Peace award presented

Raffle winners receive prizes

Life Chain Saskatoon

Life Chain Regina




Canadian News


Ottawa archbishop evokes words of St. John Paul II after shooting rampage

Faith leaders urge Christian response to terrorism

Catholic entities ‘discriminated’ against by TRC commissioner

CNEWA receives grant to aid projects in Ukraine

Christians called to be ambassadors of reconciliation

Hallowtide traditions began with early Christians







International News

UN nuncio decries growing violence against children around world

Family synod’s dynamics recalled the Second Vatican Council

Church must reach out to gays, divorced, Philippine bishop says

Amid insurgency, Iraqi priest is guardian angel of ancient manuscripts

Pope Francis blasts supermax prisons as ‘torture’









In Exile

Liturgy and Life

Questioning Faith




Features and Commentary


Around the Kitchen Table

Porch Light

Everyday Theology

True meaning of loving others etched in stone

Followup to the TRC takes various forms

Sacrament of reconciliation best seen through eyes of Prodigal Father


From other sources:

Is Islam inherently violent? Quest for power — not religion — motivating jihadists, author says

‘Baad’ news around the world

Synod on the family proves that father still knows best

The Moviegoers







Arts and Culture


Screenings and Meanings

Brazil Mission film continues the legacy


CNS Movie Reviews









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