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Tonight on Perspectives: Salt + Light’s Chinese division celebrates seven years of ministry, the Vatican’s talks with the Society of St. Pius X hit a road bump, and another US state bans the death penalty. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: The liturgical seasons have changed, but an even bigger transformation took place this weekend. Also, the Pope talks about the environment, as well as clergy sex abuse. And members of Catholic groups from across Canada gathered this weekend — we tell you why. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Benedict plans to meet with prisoners, the Supreme Court rules on the question of polygamous unions, and we ask, have you ever considered being a lay missionary? ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Benedict looks back on his trip to Benin at today’s General Audience and Quebec’s Archbishop Lacroix has a special Advent & Christmas message for the faithful. Also, we highlight yesterday’s Christian-Ecumenical event in Toronto. Finally, a private member’s bill goes before the House of Commons. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Officials at the Vatican are set to host a conference on health care. Also, Catholic leaders in Vancouver take time to share their faith and Canada’s first Yeshiva and Rabbinical School celebrates a milestone. Finally, a proposed waste site is casting a big shadow over a northern Ontario festival. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: The Pope made his second trip to Africa this past weekend. We bring you the highlights, along with our exclusive interview with the Vatican spokesperson. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Italy’s prime minister has summoned the founder of the St. Egidio Community to be a part of the new government. And the Holy Father is set to embark on his 22nd apostolic voyage to present a special letter to African bishops. ...read more
In several hours, Pope Benedict will land in the western African nation of Benin. As was the case with his 21 previous papal visits, he faces a packed schedule — 16 events and 10 speeches over the course of 3 days. On the eve of another arduous trip, Catholic News Service examines the validity of ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Benedict closes his series on the psalms with a look at “the Royal Psalm”, Psalm 110. The peace and tranquility of Sainte-Marie among the Hurons — an important site in Canadian and Church history — is threatened by a new neighbour. Plus, in Baltimore, the U.S. bishops hold their annual meeting ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: On day four of the CCCB Plenary Assembly, the Archbishop of Halifax says there is more work to be done to address the sex abuse crisis. ...read more