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Speaker looks at what makes us 'click'

Vicki Thorn, founder of Project Rachel, explains complexities of male-female biochemistry By Josh Tng The B.C. Catholi

Pope says indifference makes God vomit

Pontiff speaks off-the-cuff to priests, religious in Nairobi By Elise Harris Catholic News Agency Caption: Pope Fra

WCR editor and wife make Camino pilgrimage

Over 39 days, couple walked about 850 kilometres By Glen Argan Western Catholic Reporter (CCN) Caption: Western Cat

Giving Tuesday arrives

Day promotes charitable giving and volunteering By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Black Friday has become

Belgian cancels date with death

Woman spent her last two weeks saying goodbye to family and friends By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Capt

Haitian earthquake a life-changer for Whitehorse lady

She couldn't believe what she saw when she visited an orphanage By Jean Ko Din The Catholic Register TORONTO Capti


Famed 'Rosary Man' Charles Jacobs dies at age 96

Tuesday, 24 November 2015
He believed students should graduate with a diploma in one hand and a rosary in the other By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: Students visit Charles Jacobs in October. It is estimated he...

Archbishop blesses icon of St. Stephen

Monday, 23 November 2015
The work will be hung in the Pastoral Centre of the archdiocese By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic A new icon of St. Stephen has been written to mark the ordination Dec. 8 of...

Shepherd gives final address to future deacons

Sunday, 22 November 2015
Archdiocese's first-ever class of permanent deacons looks forward to ordination in December By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic SURREY Caption: Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, gives a homily to the soon-to-be permanent deacons and their...


Pope Francis and The Hunger Games hunger after justice

- Saturday, 28 November 2015

Marcus Aurelius, Pope Francis, and The Hunger Games hunger after righteousness BY C.S. MORRISSEY The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 is a tale of how worldly political power uses both propaganda and rituals of violence to control a fractious populace, writes C.S. Morrissey. (Photo: Lionsgate) The cinematic conclusion to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2 is surprising and refreshing. It doesn’t pander to teenage wish fulfillment or fantasy, as one might expect from a series of “young adult” novels. Instead, the saga’s conclusion gives a decidedly grown-up view of how imperfect the world is...

God fulfills our needs

- Monday, 23 November 2015

Flippant use of blessed needs to be replaced by the Gospel Jenna McDonald Bishop John C. Wester of Salt Lake City (left) walks with Jesuit Father Sean Carroll in the Arizona desert. (Photo: Nancy Wiechec / CNS) What does it mean to be blessed ? We hear the word a lot this time of year, and unfortunately, it is often misused and overused. Commercials and social media will be saturated with pictures of tables full of turkey with all of the fixings; there will family...


We wait for the Pope to speak: Archbishop Durocher

Thursday, 26 November 2015
Third of three stages will involve 'listening to the Pope' By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Caption: Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher of Gatineau spoke on the two synods on the family he participated in at The...

CWL/CNEWA Holy Land pilgrimage reveals challenges

Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Holy Land Christians face daunting situation By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Caption: The CWL group shown after praying for peace at Israel's separation wall where Pope Francis prayed on his way to Bethlehem in...

Assisted death panel's mandate change alarms euthanasia opponents

Tuesday, 24 November 2015
Executive director of Euthanasia Prevention Coalition calls the action 'wrong' and 'short-sighted' By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Caption: Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. Changes to the mandate of the panel consulting the public about doctor-assisted death...


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:...

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...

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?...


Estate Planning

- Friday, 25 September 2015

Universities, medical foundations, and social agencies around the world have a long history in donor engagement, strategic fundraising, and planned giving. As such, they have much to teach the Church about how to do fundraising. But the one thing that we cannot learn, borrow, or adapt from this philanthropic community is motivation. Download the Estate Planning Special Section






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