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Tonight on Perspectives: a new pontifical commission at the Vatican, living Christian joy, and a prestigious award for Salt + Light. All this and more, check it out! ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Francis on the solemnity of John the Baptist; the 50th anniversary of the election of Pope Paul VI; a Children’s Train at the Vatican; Archbishop Smith calls for solidarity with Syria; and countdown to Rio. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: new details for English-speaking pilgrims at WYD Rio; the Archbishop of Canterbury heads to Rome; a new US ambassador to the Holy See; and the Gospel of Life in the modern age. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: the mercy of Jesus and two new blesseds at the Papal Angelus; members of Regnum Christi meet in Rome; burying a statue of the Infant of Prague for good weather; news from Rio; and a new S+L documentary on St. Anthony. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULexALzwaG4 ...read more
The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus presents us with the opportunity to reflect on the relevance of this venerable symbol in our daily lives. The image of the Sacred Heart is never mentioned as such in Sacred Scripture, but its meaning can be found spanning each page from Genesis to Revelation. Today’s readings ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives Daily: celebrations of faith in Manitoba and Montreal and the striking resemblance between Blessed John and Pope Francis. ...read more
“In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leapt in her womb. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and exclaimed with a loud cry, ‘Blessed are ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Newness, Harmony, and Mission at Pentecost; Catholic Charities turns 100; and Fr. Alex Osei is appointed Director of the Canadian English Sector of the Pontifical Mission Societies. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s May 13 and the universal Church celebrates the feast of Our Lady of Fatima. We also tell you about the three new saints who were canonized by Pope Francis at the Vatican yesterday. ...read more
Considered the last of the Fathers of the Church, St. Bernard of Clairvaux has been celebrated for centuries as a man of great intellect and greater holiness. As is evident in his prolific writings, Bernard was one for whom the Word of God impregnated every aspect of the human experience. He knew the Bible by ...read more