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Deacon Pedro walks us through the sophisticated social doctrine that the Catholic Church has developed regarding the preferential option for the poor. ...read more
John Henry Newman was not only a gifted pastor and a brilliant theologian. He was also a seeker of truth, and he sought after the truth with a human face. ...read more
Read this comparison of St. John Chrysostom and St. Peter Chrysologus - two Doctors of the Church who were known as men of golden speech. ...read more
What does it mean to have a “preferential option for the poor”? Deacon Pedro Guevara Mann starts with an exploration of the poor in Scripture. ...read more
Out of 12 men chosen to be his Apostles, Jesus called two men named Yakob. In English we call them James. But which one is which? ...read more
We've heard the Parable of the Good Samaritan a thousands of times. But let's think about it again and ask ourselves with real honesty: Who is my neighbour? ...read more
A reflection by Scott Harris on Saint Mary Magdalene, a role model for all Christians. ...read more
Read all about Blessed Giuseppina Vannini, founder of the Daughters of Saint Camillus, who will be canonized by Pope Francis on October 13. ...read more
Read all about Blessed Mariam Thresia - India's newest saint - who will be canonized by Pope Francis on October 13th. ...read more
In 1975, 1,027,425 Canadians asked the government to provide full legal protection for the unborn. 44 years later Canadians are starting a new petition. ...read more