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Funerals serve as opportunity for a proper farewell

Rites for Catholics must be celebrated in the parish church By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: At Kearney

Memorial fund honours father

Man gave life for his child with Down syndrome PHILADELPHIA, Pa. Catholic News Agency Caption: Thomas Vander Woude.

Link between abortion and contraception indisputable, says COLF speaker

Contraception an attempt to solve a problem that is not in our hands: theology director By Deborah Gyapong GATINEAU, Q

Benedictine brother navigated planes during WWII

Brother John Dunne, who took poverty seriously, dead at 94 By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Brother John

Vatican invites 150 homeless for dinner

Guests get private tour of Sistine Chapel By Elise Harris VATICAN CITY (CNA) A homeless woman sits with her belongi

Protecting human ecology imperative, says French pro-lifer

Activist says huge crowd gathered in France to protest redefinition of marriage By Deborah Gyapong GATINEAU, Quebec (C

Local

Notre Dame teacher's 80th birthday trek goes viral

Tuesday, 24 March 2015
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Philosophers lay out boundaries of free speech

Monday, 23 March 2015
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Group puts world's worries in abeyance to meditate

Sunday, 22 March 2015
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Op-Ed

Novel treats human trafficking in symphonic tale of abuse and healing

- Saturday, 28 March 2015

Novel treats human trafficking in symphonic tale of abuse and healing BY C.S. MORRISSEY Although his new novel is about human trafficking, the philosopher Roger Scruton also contemplates the disappearance of Christian civilization in The Disappeared, writes C.S. Morrissey. (Photo: roger-scruton.com) The Disappeared is an apparently straightforward title for his new novel. But the writer and philosopher Roger Scruton has created a radiantly beautiful aesthetic whole in which there is even more going on than initially meets the mind’s eye. The novel is set in present-day Yorkshire and weaves together a...
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The Middle East needs peace, not more war

- Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Some children in Jordan have only known war By Carl Hetu A displaced Syrian girl finds temporary shelter at a school in Damascus, Syria, Feb. 23. (Photo: Youssef Badawi, EPA / CNS) The history books will remember 2014 as a devastating year for people of the Middle East. The Syrian Civil War, now considered the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II, counts 3 million refugees and 7 million persons displaced. The Islamic State emerged from Syria to take the Iraqi city of Mosul and,...
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Canadian

Victory for religious freedom welcomed

Thursday, 26 March 2015
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L'Arche founder wins prestigious honour

Wednesday, 25 March 2015
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#No2Trudeau campaign decries Liberal leader's abortion stand

Tuesday, 24 March 2015
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Sports

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
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B.C. Lions QB takes both football and life's challenges in stride

Thursday, 21 November 2013
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B.C. Lions host annual Faith Night

Friday, 15 November 2013
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Special

The Catholic Press & the Catholic Press Collection

- Friday, 23 January 2015

Stories of faith need a financial boost By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic There will be a second collection during Mass throughout the Archdiocese of Vancouver for the Catholic press. This annual collection helps offset parishs' costs of sending The B.C. Catholic newspaper to approximately 27,000 subscribers' homes. Every parish takes it up, and unlike most collections, this collection stays within the parish,...
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Building New Beginnings

- Friday, 23 January 2015

Agnieszka Krawczynski / The B.C. Catholic Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, breaks ground at the new location for the John Paul II Pastoral Centre Aug. 29, 2013.Archdiocesan offi ces to move south to Cambie area After a decade of conversations and long-term planning, the Archdiocese of Vancouver’s offices will soon move out of the downtown core and into a new building near Queen Elizabeth Park. “We’ve known for a long time that the building was no longer suitable for use as the administrative headquarters of the archdiocese,” said Paul...
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