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Tonight on Perspectives: The Pope says nothing is impossible for God, the House of Commons is calling for the release of a Christian woman in Pakistan, and a Cardinal shares his impressions after returning from the UN Climate Change conference. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: We bring you details surrounding Cardinal John Foley’s funeral, Pope Benedict receives a special invitation to visit Switzerland and Catholics in Saskatoon have a reason to rejoice. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Cardinal John Foley passed away on Sunday and we look back on his life. We also tell you who Canada’s two newest bishops are and where they will be ministering. Finally, the long awaited announcement of Pope Benedict XVI’s next trip is made. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: We look in-depth at Pope Benedict’s weekly General Audience and the American Catholic Church may soon be getting a new Saint. More than that, the Knights of Columbus were honoured in Rome yesterday and Catholic News Service will soon be getting a new Rome Bureau Chief – we tell you who. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: Pope Benedict gets ready to light the world’s largest Christmas tree, the Knights of Columbus restore a tomb from the original St. Peter’s Basilica, and the Church celebrates the Feast of St. Nicholas. ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: The Pope has a message for international students and Canadians were in Rome to hear it. Plus, the Holy Father reminisces about Advent in Bavaria. ...read more
In our culture of abundance, more and more people are giving to charities this season. As Salt + Light launches its Advent fundraising campaign, Kris and Cheridan explain why should consider a donation to our media ministry. ...read more
A fixture in the Holy See Press Office, John Thavis is now preparing to step down as the Rome Bureau Chief of Catholic News Service. Since 1983, the Minnesota native has covered the Vatican for CNS, where he has become one of the most-read journalists on the Roman scene. In this Witness interview from 2007, ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: A new archbishop is installed in Gatineau, Quebec — we tell you who. The Holy Father receives an unusual complaint, and the St. Clare nuns in Lima, Peru bake something that tastes divine! ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: The Pope calls for an end to the death penalty, and there’s good news and bad news for relations between China and the Vatican. Plus, a Quebec archdiocese welcomes its new bishop. ...read more