They lined up around the block and waited hours just to catch a five second glimpse of a 465-year-old, incorrupt arm.

Opposition grows as Liberals fight backlash on jobs funding


OTTAWA – Despite escalating opposition from a growing array of charities and faith groups, the Liberal government is not backing down on demands that Canada Summer Jobs applicants sign a pro-abortion attestation.

Charities grapple with Canada Summer Jobs policy change


Canada’s charities are weighing their response to the Canada Summer Jobs policy change that requires an attestation their organization’s core mandate supports abortion.

Creation-friendly diet a rising trend for 2018

Pope Francis may not qualify as a dietary expert but he can probably take a little credit for some healthy trends likely to spark New Year’s resolutions.

Merger creates largest Catholic healthcare network


Toronto’s new, giant, still-unnamed Catholic health care network has its first boss lined up and with him a commitment to help engineer a better health system in Canada from the bottom up.

RCMP adopt new tool for reconciliation

REGINA, Sask. – Canada’s national police force has begun using Kairos’ Blanket Exercise in an effort to help its officers improve relations with Indigenous peoples.

Pro-life advocates prepare for implementation of abortion bubble zone on Feb. 1


OTTAWA – Pro-life advocates are making plans to address a new law in Ontario that will create “bubble zones” around abortion facilities and likely force the National March for Life in Ottawa to find a new route.

Fears for life of Jesuit priest rise after Honduran vote


Canada’s Jesuits have written their second letter in five months to Canadian government officials asking Ottawa to speak out in defence of a Honduran Jesuit priest whose life is in danger.

New Canada Summer Jobs policy infringes on religious freedom, say Canada’s Catholic bishops


Canada’s Catholic bishops say the government’s new Canada Summer Jobs policy infringes on freedom of religion and freedom of conscience.

Pro-lifers go to court over federal summer jobs policy

OTTAWA – Faith-based groups and pro-life organizations are mobilizing to fight a new federal government policy to only give summer job grants to employers who endorse abortion.

Opioids in high schools on the rise

Ontario teens are drinking and smoking less than previous generations, but a survey shows another dangerous substance is quickly raising alarm bells: fentanyl.


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Mary Marrocco: Keeping faith in calm and chaos

How can we live in a world, and a Church, where both are so intensely present and at times so inter-mingled? 


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