HALIFAX, N.S. – The tall, grey and weathered headstone in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery is carved with 11 names, all from the same family and with the simple statement at the bottom: “They died Dec. 6, 1917 at 66 Veith St.”
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Halifax Mayor Mike Savage was in a reflective and reminiscent mood during a recent state-of-the-municipality address.
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There was one little chore that Bob Campbell had put off for years at his Cape Breton home — entering the Tree for Boston contest.
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Charles Lewis: Catholic books that top my Christmas list 

I am a big believer that fiction is a great way to open up spiritual channels. A faithful novelist can add depth and excitement, especially to biographies of holy people, Lewis writes. 

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Be 'artisans of peace' this Advent, Pope Francis says 

Read the latest homily given by Pope Francis.

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