After a long year of vocal restrictions, students and staff at St. Michael’s Choir School are thrilled they’ll be lending their voices to Mass at St. Michael’s Cathedral-Basilica again, albeit with safety protocols in place.

Easter’s date: One faith, two calendars

By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service

VATICAN CITY -- If you’ve ever wondered what’s behind the calendar chaos of Easter, look no further than the sun and the moon.

Confronting death: Jesus’ last words open us up to our vulnerability, frailty

By Michael Swan, The Catholic Register

Thinking about a horrible death doesn’t come naturally to 21st-century humans, even on Good Friday.

The Last Supper artwork finds familiar home

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

After decades hanging in Connie Leon’s dining room, a compelling depiction of The Last Supper has found a new home at St. Joseph Morrow Park Catholic Secondary School.

Good Friday procession on hiatus for second year

By Quinton Amundson, The Catholic Register

The annual Good Friday procession that brings the Stations of the Cross to life in the streets of Toronto’s Little Italy has been cancelled for the second straight year due to COVID-19.

Listening to voice of the hearing impaired

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

As the father of two hearing-impaired daughters, musician and Toronto Catholic District School Board trustee Markus de Domenico wants to make sure children of all hearing abilities can appreciate the beauty of song.

Dancing to the Lord’s will

By Quinton Amundson, The Catholic Register

Maribel Maryoga’s career as a dancer took her to some exciting places.

Seminarian has the music in him

By Quinton Amundson, The Catholic Register

Deacon Patrick Salah did portray a priest during playtime at home when he was very young, but the Halifax, N.S., product first truly felt the call to serve the Lord shortly after his first year of Bachelor of Music studies at Dalhousie University in 2011.

Hope and hoop dreams give rise to foundation

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

If being positive is a calling in life, Hope Agbolosoo has certainly found his.

Vocational discernment is for every Catholic

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

A vocational discernment is for every person of the faith, says Sr. Mary Rowell, president of NAVFD, National Association of Vocation and Formation Directors.

Poverty, chastity, obedience give meaning

By Michael Swan, The Catholic Register

At 93 Sr. Norah Burns struggles to understand the lives of people who haven’t lived the last 75 years under the vows of poverty, chastity and obedience. In her life the vows have been “Everything, really.”