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Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: During Sunday’s Angelus address, the pope reflected on Jesus’ Transfiguration. The Scala Sancta, marble steps which tradition says Jesus himself walked on before his crucifixion, are open to view for the first time since 1723, when wooden panels were installed to ...read more
Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily:  The bishops from the pope’s homeland of Argentina plan to ask the Holy Father for a very special favour.  We take a quick look at the pope’s upcoming agenda for his trip to Morocco.  Despite the US cutting aid to the ...read more
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
Leadership from the American-based Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints met with Pope Francis in Rome this weekend. This story and more on today's episode of Perspectives Daily. ...read more
The Archdiocese of Rouen has completed the first steps of the sainthood inquiry into the life of murdered priest Fr. Jacques Hamel. This story and more on today's episode of Perspectives Daily. ...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
Happy Shrove Tuesday! It's the last day of Ordinary Time before the penitential season of Lent. ...read more
This weekend, the Vatican marked the 80th anniversary of the election of Pope Pius XII in 1939. In honour of the landmark anniversary Pope Francis announced that beginning next year, the Vatican Secret Archives of Piux XII will open to scholars for the first time. ...read more