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World Day of the Poor on S+L
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This Sunday is the 2nd World Day of the Poor. Watch this exclusive video with the president of Chalice and check out S+L's TV lineup. ...read more
Pope Francis’ Homily at Mass for World Day of the Poor
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Read full text of Pope Francis' Homily at Mass for World Day of the Poor. ...read more
Which Bible Is Right For Me?
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Celebrate National Bible Week by finding the Bible translation or version that's right for your needs. ...read more
SLHour: From Mountains High!
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Remember all those great church songs of the 70’s and 80’s? This week we speak with Ken Canedo about contemporary Catholic music from 1979 to 1985. ...read more
Deacon-structing Doctrine part 1: Doctrine vs. Dogma
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In January 2016 I wrote this post: Deacon-structing Mercy: Doctrine and someone sent me a comment. I had said something about the permanency of doctrine and that person was challenging my use of the w ...read more
The Virgin Mary floating down a street in the Canary Islands and Pope Francis above a door in Cologne? Check out the Weekly News Round-Up. ...read more
US bishops speak openly about their feelings regarding ex-cardinal McCarrick and expectations for new sexual abuse policies - and other stories. ...read more
Vocation Myths | Part 6
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Read this final part of the series on myths about vocation and find out how our plans for life relate to what God calls us to do. ...read more
November 16, 2018, marks the 29th anniversary of the martyrdom in El Salvador of six Jesuit priests together with their housekeeper and her 15-year-old daughter. Early on the morning of November 16, 1 ...read more
Pope Francis sets up a mobile health clinic for the homeless and poor in St. Peter's Square for the 2nd World Day of the Poor - and other stories. ...read more
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World Day of the Poor on S+L
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This Sunday is the 2nd World Day of the Poor. Watch this exclusive video with the president of Chalice and check out S+L's TV lineup. ...read more
Pope Francis’ Homily at Mass for World Day of the Poor
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Read full text of Pope Francis' Homily at Mass for World Day of the Poor. ...read more
Which Bible Is Right For Me?
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Celebrate National Bible Week by finding the Bible translation or version that's right for your needs. ...read more
SLHour: From Mountains High!
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Remember all those great church songs of the 70’s and 80’s? This week we speak with Ken Canedo about contemporary Catholic music from 1979 to 1985. ...read more

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Can Catholics have self-esteem?
NEWCan Catholics have self-esteem?
On the one hand, we can be too confident and be accused of pride; on the other hand, we can be too meek and be accused of false humility. Ne...
Blessed Journeys
NEW Blessed Journeys 2018
Salt + Light invites you on a spiritual journey to the very home of our Christian faith. From January 27, 2019 (Depart Toronto, Canada) to February 8, 2019 (Depart Amman, Jordan) follow in the footsteps of Christ as you are invited to join us on a journey to Israel, Palestine and Jordan for 11 days of prayer, reflection and sightseeing.
Perspective Daily
NEW PERSPECTIVES DAILY
Tune in Monday through Thursday at 7pm ET for our 5-minute daily current affairs edition of Perspectives, covering major Catholic headlines from around the world.
Every Monday to Thursday
Taking the Pulse
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Taking the Pulse: Youth, Faith & Vocations
In preparation for the Synod on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment” Deacon Pedro Guevara-Mann speaks with young people, taking their pulse on some of the big questions in life, and tries to identify the most effective ways to announce the Good News to young people today.
My Sisters
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Catholic Focus: My Sisters
Even though there are those who would warn us about the dangers of technology and social media, it’s safe to say that if St. Paul was alive today, h... read more
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:00pm ET / 4:00pm PT
Pope Francis
Pope Francis 5th Anniversary
Five years ago Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church. In so many ways, Francis has been a pope of firsts: the first Latin American; the first Jesuit; the first pope to take the name Francis after the free-spirited saint of the medieval period. ... read more
A Woman's Voice
NEWA WOMAN'S VOICE
A Woman’s Voice: Conversations of Discernment and Grace, we hear the voices of eleven women from around the world and learn of the stories, work, and vocations that are enhancing ministries, fighting for justice, and influencing thought....
Canonization 2018
NEWCanonization 2018
Salt + Light provides extensive coverage of this special event, offering live coverage of the Canonization Mass and plenty of additional reporting and reflection on this important moment in the Catholic Church.
Saint John Paul II
Saint John Paul II
Born Karol Wojtyła in Wadowice, Poland, on May 18, 1920, by the time he died on April 2, 2005, St. John Paul II was the only pope known to a whole generation of Catholics. And to the rest of the world, he had been the face and the voice of the Catholic Church for more than 26 years.
Synod
SYNOD OF BISHOP 2018
During October 3-28, 2018, Catholic bishops from around the world will gather in Rome for the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment”.
Canonization of Mother Teresa
Saint Gianna Beretta Molla
Saint Gianna Beretta Molla is the patron of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation. She was selected early in the organization's history by Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, who saw in Saint Gianna a powerful role model for the Church and the world today. She clearly represents the Gospel of Life in an extraordinary way. At the time of her beatification in 1994, Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini, ... read more
Lectio Divina
NEW Lectio Divina
is not a catechesis or a teaching but it is a prayer, a divine reading, a personal encounter with God in Sacred Scripture. Each episode begins with a glimpse of Cardinal Collins presiding over Vespers at St. Michael's Cathedral in downtown Toronto. Lectio Divina follows immediately afterwards.
Biblical Reflections
NEW Biblical Reflections
Fr. Thomas Rosica is a priest of the Congregation of St. Basil. In February, 2009, Pope Benedict XVI appointed Fr. Rosica a Consultor to the Pontifical Council for Social Communications.
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Daily Scripture Reflections
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Rev. Anthony Man-Son-Hing is a priest of the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie. He is currently serving as Pastor of Our Lady of Fatima and Ste-Marie parishes in Elliot Lake, Ontario as well as Pastor of Ste-Famille parish in Blind River, Ontario.