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Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: It was six years ago today that the 265th successor of Peter was selected. We have a flashback to some of the more memorable moments of Pope Francis’ past six years. Cardinal Pell receives a six-year prison sentence for sexual abuse, ...read more
Welcome to another edition of Vatican Connections.  Since our last episode, a lot of interesting things have happened in Rome, especially with the beginning of the Lenten season. Here are just some of the stories that we bring to you on tonight’s show. The pope kicked off the Lenten season with a traditional procession that ...read more
Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily:  A French cardinal was given a 6-month suspended sentence at a civil trial after he was found guilty of covering up abuses committed by a priest decades ago.  Ever wonder how those tall Paschal candles are made? We have the story ...read more
Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: During the pope’s weekly General Audience, the Holy Father continues his catechesis on the prayer, the Our Father, focusing on “Thy Kingdom Come” and saying that God’s kingdom comes through gentleness, not violence. Just released for March: the new Monthly Prayer ...read more
Welcome to another edition of Vatican Connections. Since our last episode, a lot of interesting things have happened in Rome. Here are just some of the stories that we bring to you on tonight’s show. The pope makes a parish visit on Sunday and offers a great suggestion for Lent. Remember that Lamborghini that the pope ...read more
Every year in October, the Church celebrates World Missionary Month. This year, however, in light of the migration crisis we are facing in the world today, the pope has declared this October an Extraordinary Missionary Month. In today’s edition of Perspectives Daily, we talk to the National Director for the Pontifical Missions Society of French Canada ...read more