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Welcome to S+L’s Weekly News Round-Up. As part of my job, I come across many interesting Catholic news stories on a daily basis. Some of them I’ll cover on Perspectives Daily and the others I’d like to share with you on this blog.  This column is where I’ll point out some of the more interesting ...read more
Has our devotion to the Sacred Heart suffered cardiac arrest? Here is a prescription for reviving the heartbeat, as Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B's reflects on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. ...read more
On today’s episode of Perspectives Daily, we look at the following stories: What the pope said during his morning Mass as Casa Santa Marta. Why Catholic sacraments are temporarily halted in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Vatican is receiving backlash from the German bishops after the Pope’s decision last week about inter-communion. See how ...read more
On Saturday, May 26, close to six hundred young people 12-17 years old spent a full day at Bishop MacDonell Catholic High School for the third annual Youth Rally. The theme for this year’s rally was “BE”, inspired by the story of the Annunciation: “Do not be afraid… you have found favour with God” (Luke 1:30). ...read more
On today's episode of Perspectives Daily, we look at the story of another Catholic priest who was shot in Manila today. Is the Philippines really the second most deadliest country for activists? Here are the stories that we covered today. ...read more
The Pope has asked German bishops to await legislation that is applicable to the whole universal Church on the question of allowing Protestants who are married to Catholics to receive Communion. ...read more
On World Environmental Day, Join Salt+Light as we pray for the protection of our environment with this special excerpt taken from Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si'. ...read more
Join us in prayer for the intentions entrusted to us by Pope Francis. For June 2018, we join the Holy Father in praying for: That economists may have the courage to reject any economy of exclusion and know how to open new paths. ...read more
As we celebrate the feast day of St. Boniface, Bishop and Martyr, Deacon Pedro reflects his life, and an important letter which he wrote. ...read more
Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B – June 10th, 2018 Today’s Gospel story of the unbelieving scribes from Jerusalem who attributed Jesus’ power over demons to Beelzebul (Mark 3:20-35) is inserted within the story of the arrival of Jesus’ relatives. “Beelzebul” is a Canaanite divine name used here for the prince of demons. There ...read more