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Today on Perspectives Daily: The staggering number of Christians martyred each year Catholic Relief Services commits to $20mil for Philippines relief efforts Pope Francis announces the themes for the next 3 World Youth Days S+L premieres the new Knights of Columbus film on Pope Francis ...read more
    On today on this edition of Perspectives Daily, we cover: Cardinal Joseph Zen, Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong is presented with the Canadian John Diefenbaker Defender of Human Rights Award. CNS Story on Franciscan friars and how their beards bring them closer to God Archdiocese of Toronto announces the official dates for the ...read more
  On Perspectives Today: Who might be the next President of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops Same-sex marriage law not are providing an “opt-out” clause for officials in France The North American Orthodox Catholic Theological Consultation, issued a statement on the plight of Christians in the Middle East Pope Francis surprises pilgrims at St.Peter ...read more
  In today’s Perspectives: The Supreme Court of Canada dismissed an appeal that would have permitted doctors to end Life-Support for a severely brain-damaged man without the consent of his family Visit from Catholic Christian Outreach’s Ben Turland Announcement of S+L TV’s Venite Adoremus 2013 Christmas Celebration ...read more
Today on  Perspectives: Another Canadian one step closer to Sainthood Pope Francis’ plans for one of his Harley Davidson Motorcycles An important landmark decision of the BC Court of Appeals on the issue of assisted suicide Vatican Television Center Celebrates 30 years of Service this week Where we might find the Pope Traveling to in ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: How the Knights of Columbus is reaching out to the Boston Marathon Amputees Cardinal Dolan meets with Pope Francis Pope Francis calls an Extraordinary Synod in 2014 What the Pope will be doing this holiday weekend S+L now broadcasting in the US ...read more
Today on a special extended-edition of Perspectives: – The highlights of Pope Francis’ Weekly General Audience in Rome – Special moments at the CCCB Plenary with Cardinal Oscar Maradiaga and Carl Hetu, Director of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association – Some noteworthy catholic events and special programming on S+L   All coming up  today. ...read more
  Tonight on Perspectives: – Highlights of Pope Francis Weekly General Audience – The Paulist Fathers celebrating 100 years in Canada – The growing backlash against the proposed Quebec Charter of Values – The new fall program line-up on S+L All coming up! Enjoy! ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives September 11 2013: – Pope Francis draws parallels between the Church and a Mother during his Papal General Audience – The Quebec government intends to Ban all religious symbols with a new bill – Archdiocese of Vancouver raises funds over to help broadcast S+L into the American airspace.     ...read more
Today on Perspectives,  Pope Francis appeals for peace at his first general audience after the summer hiatus. We also take a look at his activities during August  and we look at a landmark fundraiser this Friday in the Archdiocese of Vancouver. ...read more