Lisa Daniels lives with extreme, debilitating, chronic pain. She suffers greatly. Her suffering is irremediable. There is no cure. Many people who support the idea of medically assisted dying do so on the basis that some people, like Lisa, live with unbearable, intolerable pain. Can all pain be managed? How are we to respond to the question of pain? Recently, while in Edmonton, I had a chance to speak with Lisa and her doctor, Robert Hauptman.
This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on Dummies. For the last couple of years we’ve been airing segments with Billy Chan that hope to make our Faith a bit more hands-on, trying to a ...read more
According to the General Instruction of the Roman Missal (GIRM), the Mass is the centre of the whole of Christian life. This is why for the last four weeks, we’ve been deacon-structing it. So far we ...read more
This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on parenting. Our parenting expert, Gillian Kantor, has been producing segments for years now, and it’s time to share some of that wisdom. This ...read more
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