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Little-known lay group seeks God in unique ways

Members of Holy Trinity Community combine contemplative and charismatic ways to pray By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C.

Bioethicist says it's time to cut losses

No law Canada will ever match the Catholic ideal of respect for life, doctor says By Michael Swan The Catholic Registe

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Archbishop to ordain two deacons priests

Church in Vancouver will greet new members of the presbyterate By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption:

Focus on Life dinner planned

Fundraising Gala to be held May 16 By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: Ryan Bomberger speaks at the

Local

Concert gives boost to Downtown Eastside centre

Tuesday, 03 May 2016
High schools engage in friendly battle of the bands to raise funds By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: The St. Thomas Aquinas junior concert band plays at an annual fundraiser for The Door...
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Illusionist expounds on the mercy of God

Monday, 02 May 2016
Performer says following Christ's footsteps is like magic By Josh Tng The B.C. Catholic Caption: Danny Ray performs a disappearing trick in front of a young audience member. Josh Tng / The B.C. Catholic. The...
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Hike for Life coming to Langley

Sunday, 01 May 2016
Walk to benefit new pregnancy centre By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic A bouncy castle, a barbecue, and a walk in the park might be just what a new pregnancy centre needs to get...
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Op-Ed

Pope laments the family crisis and distorted media coverage

- Saturday, 23 April 2016

Pope laments the family crisis and distorted media coverage BY C.S. MORRISSEY Dr. C.S. Morrissey speaks on Monday, April 25, on the topic of Body and Soul: God, Me, and Evolutionary Biology along with Fr. Rob Allore and Dr. David Klassen at the Vancouver Art Gallery Cafe for Catholic After Hours. Doors open at 6:15pm. “When I convoked the first synod, the great concern of the majority of the media was communion for the divorced and remarried, and, since I am not a saint, this bothered me, and then made me sad,” said Pope Francis as he expressed frustration with the media coverage of his Apostolic...
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Reflections on 'Amoris Laetitia'

- Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Integration requires conversion By Carl Bunderson Washington, D.C. (CNA/EWTN News) Reflecting on Pope Francis's apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love: On Love in the Family), two professors at the John Paul II Institute emphasized the close ties between integration and conversion, as well as the importance of the Church's established teaching. Amoris Laetitia, released April 8, is the conclusion of...
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Canadian

P.E.I. set to fund abortion in 'heartbreaking situation'

Thursday, 05 May 2016
Province had covered the costs of the operations done off the island By Evan Boudreau The Catholic Register (CCN) Caption: Mary Ellen Douglas, Campaign Life Coalition's national co-ordinator. Pro-lifers are heartbroken that the last standout...
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Priest pushes for palliative care

Wednesday, 04 May 2016
There are countless medications, including pain killers and anti-depressants Ramon Gonzalez EDMONTON (CCN) Western Catholic Reporter Caption: Father Eamon McNerney. Ramon Gonzalez / Western Catholic Reporter (CCN). Guided by Jesus's words, Whatever you did to...
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Pro-lifers to unite in March for Life May 12

Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Speakers in Victoria will include Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: The scene at the Victoria legislature during a previous walk. BCC file photo. Tens of thousands of Canadians...
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Sports

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
Numerous players from many teams try it on By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Father Pablo Santa Maria. It's the 90th minute in a World Cup match. The fans nervously look at the scoreboard:...
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B.C. Lions QB takes both football and life's challenges in stride

Thursday, 21 November 2013
Travis Lulay leaps into end zone on Catholicism, Popes, and how to be a role model (Caption: B.C. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay tries to avoid Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Weldon Brown (#35) during...
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B.C. Lions host annual Faith Night

Friday, 15 November 2013
Players, coaches tackle questions on prayer, competing for a higher cause By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic The final score is the only statistic that matters to most CFL fans. Did the Lions win?...
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Special

Joint Declaration between Pope Francis & Russian Patriarch

- Friday, 19 February 2016

Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God the Father and the fellowship of the holy Spirit be with all of you” (2 Cor 13:13). 1. By God the Father’s will, from which all gifts come, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with...
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