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- Deacon Pedro -
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis in his weekly General Audience, speaks of the pain of parents who lose a child; he also prays for victims of the prison riot in Brazil. Paul Ryan is re-elected as Speaker of the House of Representatives in the U.S. and Calgary has a new Bishop. ...read more
On this last of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie look forward to 2017. ...read more
This week, I’m taking a break from Deacon-structing and instead giving you my best shot at a summary of 2016: As seen from the SLHour radio desk, with many of the artists that we featured on the program this year. On this special New Years edition of the SLHour, we revisit all the new albums ...read more
On this part 4 of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie remember the highlights of 2016. ...read more
On this part 3 of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie remember the highlights of 2016. ...read more
On this part 2 of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie remember highlights of 2016. ...read more
On this part 1 of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie remember highlights of 2016. ...read more
Two years ago I was home, in Panama for my parents 50th Wedding Anniversary. They were married December 26, 1964. Of course, the priest had to make a comment about how St. Stephen was the first martyr and how Marriage is like martyrdom. We laughed but he had a point. Martyrs are not killed against ...read more
The Christmas story told through the eyes, words and imagination of children. – Special thanks to Anna Boyagoda, Coordinator of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd – Archdiocese of Toronto; St. Benedict Parish, Toronto, for permission to film at their Mary Help of Christians Children’s Atrium, Fr. Mario Villaraza SDB, Pastor of St Benedict and ...read more
Some years ago, in an episode of Perspectives about the truth about Santa Claus we had a wonderful discussion on Perspectives Weekly about teaching our kids that Christmas is about Christ. We’ve never had so many comments on one program! I remember that one of the comments came from Warren Dungen, who suggested that we ...read more