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Photo caption: Pope Francis greeting Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., at Audience for Journalists following the Papal election on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the Vatican.  Courtesy of L’Osservatore Romano photographic service. The following article appeared in the Catholic Courier of the Diocese of Rochester, New York on May 2, 2013. Source: http://www.catholiccourier.com/ Editor’s note: Basilian Father ...read more
  If you click the image above, you will be led to an interactive media element showing you the details of the upcoming Papal Conclave. This is really cool and full of fascinating information. This makes learning about the upcoming conclave fun. Source: vaticaninsider.lastampa.it/en/the-vatican/come-si-elegge-il-papa * Please consider donating to Salt + Light this Lent ...read more
The wedding of Joshua and Elena Lanzarini – Italy, August 4, 2012 By: Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB CEO, Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation In the aftermath of the American elections last week, and in light of numerous states in the USA voting for same-sex marriage, we received many questions and concerns from viewers and ...read more
Tonight on Perspectives: It’s Tuesday, November 6 and Americans head to the polls. Also, Archbishop Celli tells us about the challenges of evangelization and a look at upcoming events across Canada. ...read more
As we wrap up another federal election (notably the fourth one in almost seven years), I would like to offer a few thoughts and tidbits about what I consider to be, the most exciting election I’ve seen in my time. I ‘ve always had a simple yet realistic idea that Canadians would elect either a ...read more
It’s becoming a common affliction across Canada: election fatigue. But as the country gets ready for its fourth federal election in seven years, the Church is reminding us just what is at stake. Hours after the government fell last week, the Canadian bishops released their 2011 Federal Election Guide. They want the faithful to evaluate ...read more