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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
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
Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: During the pope’s weekly General Audience, he talked about holiness of God as a power that is constantly expanding and will defeat all evil once and for all. The Vatican officially launches a canonical investigation into allegations against Cardinal George Pell. Where ...read more
In this extended edition of Perspectives Daily, we conclude our highlight coverage of the Vatican's Summit on the Protection of Minors in the Church. ...read more
On this extended edition of Perspectives Daily, we continue with our highlight coverage of Day Two of the Vatican’s Summit on the Protection of Minors in the Church. ...read more
In this extended edition of Perspectives Daily, we continue with our highlight coverage of the Vatican’s Summit on the Protection of Minors in the Church. This morning, the pope addressed the entire assembly and reminded the bishops that “what the holy people of God are awaiting from us, is not simple, predictable condemnations, but concrete ...read more
Tomorrow, the Vatican’s Summit on the Protection of Minors in the Church officially begins.  On today’s show, we have for you some exclusive interviews leading up to the summit’s first day. Over the next four days, the pope will convene with Church leaders from around the world to tackle the issue of clerical abuse and ...read more