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Case for Christ offers better questions than answers

Lack of satisfactory facts encourages viewers to seek information themselves by Alan Charlton THE CASE FOR CHRIST

Hospital ministry gets Project Advance focus

New St. Clare of Assisi church hosts launch of 2017 appeal By Josh Tng COQUITLAM Photo Caption: The Development O

Pornography addiction can be overcome, says Sister Helena Burns

Media nun encourages young adults to counter it with Theology of the Body By Agnieszka Krawczynski Photo: Sister Hel

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Compassion key to pro-life message

Find common ground with abortion supporters: speaker By Josh Tng COQUITLAM Photo Caption: Daniel Abraham, a Knigh

In TED talk, Pope says sowing solidarity will reap hope for the future

We must plant seeds of humility and tenderness for each other by Elise Harris Photo Caption: Pope Francis greets p

Local

Focus On Life dinner to host human rights ambassador

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Gala to feature Vietnamese napalm-attack survivor By Josh Tng Photo caption: Carrie Davidson, executive director of Signal Hill. The year is 1972. As arid smoke billows from the burning village of Trang Bang, South...
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Compassion key to pro-life message

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Find common ground with abortion supporters, says pro-life missionary By Josh Tng
 COQUITLAM Photo caption: Daniel Abraham speaks next to Irene De Souza during De Souza's pro-life presentation at Our Lady of...
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Students bring Laudato Si’ to the seashore

Monday, 24 April 2017
St. Helen's school takes ecology lessons from classroom to coastline By Agnieszka Krawczynski
 BURNABY Photo: Students Sofia Di Fluri and Stella Unti interact with sea creatures during their field trip to Bamfield. (Waldemar Sambor...
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Op-Ed

Resurrection frees us from slavery of sin

- Monday, 24 April 2017

Archbishop Miller writes, open your hearts to the Risen Lord who awaits you. by Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB This is an excerpt from an Easter homily given at Holy Rosary Cathedral. Photo Caption: This 18th Century painting by Noël Coypel, depicts Jesus risen from the dead. When Mary Magdalene saw Jesus alive on Easter Sunday, she could not contain her joy...
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Catholic catchers exemplify virtue

- Saturday, 22 April 2017

Players model wisdom, hard work, and leadership by Pat Macken (wikipedia.org) In baseball, playing catcher is considered the most physically demanding position day in and day out. Making a career at this position also requires leadership qualities, since the cathcer needs to help pitchers with their pitch choices and also to help position the fielders depending on the situation. After their playing days are over, catchers...
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Canadian

Immigration minister vows faster processing times for refugees

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Minister Ahmed Hussen claims issues to be fixed by 2019 By Michael Swan TORONTO (CCN) Photo caption: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Minister Ahmed Hussen. The problem of long processing times for refugees...
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March for Life hopes to set attendance record

Thursday, 27 April 2017
Pro-life march reaches 20th anniversary By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Photo caption: Campaign Life Coalition president Jim Hughes has been involved since the beginning of the prolife movement in Canada and organized...
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Local ministry for same-sex attraction seeks its voice

Saturday, 22 April 2017
New Vancouver Courage coordinator speaks on the dignity from faith By Jean Ko Din Photo caption: Deacon Hilmar Pabel is the new Vancouver coordinator of Courage. Pastoral ministry for LGBTQ youth...
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Sports

The Gospel according to football

Thursday, 19 January 2017
Terry Fox’s football triumph has roots in Catholic faith By Josh Tng Photo Caption: Tom Kubada (left) and Martin McDonnell hold up the provincial champions banner. The Terry Fox Ravens were the senior...
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Christians skate with Columbus Blue Jackets

Sunday, 15 January 2017
Faith helps fine-tune our God-given talents By Pat Macken Courtesty of Columbus Blue Jackets Photo Caption: Columbus Blue Jackets' Foligno grew up in the Catholic Church and was taught, how we play hockey...
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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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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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