Today on Perspectives we look at what happened at the Vatican over the weekend and tell you why Venezuelan and Colombian bishops are planning a cross border prayer gathering. We have highlights from the Consistory for the Creation of New Cardinals, and developments in the Roman Curia that were revealed this morning.
Tonight on Perspectives
The Extraordinary chapter of the Legionaries of Christ starts
And one NGO says that persecution of Christians will rise in 2014
Pope Francis has taken the world by storm. But will he be able to evangelize young people? Host Kris Dmytrenko asks Fr. Frank Portelli and Oriana Bertucci what the youth think of the new pontiff. Also on the panel, Auravelia Colomer shares what it was like to be in St. Peter’s Square when the new Pope emerged on the balcony.
Pope Francis: What does this mean for the Catholic Church in Canada and beyond? We have first reactions from Ottawa’s own Archbishop Terrence Prendergast — who, like Francis, is a Jesuit — plus Bishop William McGrattan and Dr. Moira McQueen. Don’t miss this edition of “Perspectives Conclave Special” with Kris Dmytrenko.
Today on Perspectives: Pope Benedict holds the final General Audience of his Pontificate and we get analysis from on the ground in St. Peter’s Square.
As has become a Salt + Light tradition, we bring you The 12 Days of Christmas, featuring members of our team sharing their Christmas memories and traditions with our viewers. To begin we give your Fr. Thomas Rosica sharing two of his most poignant Christmas memories and how they reveal what is important.