Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Enderby faithful pray for 700 residents affected by mudslide

Beaver dam enlarged by the formation of ice burst
St. Ann's Church, Enderby. Diocese of Kamloops photo.
When a landslide cut off 700 residents of the B.C. Interior city of Enderby May 2, parishioners reacted with prayer. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

Catholic religious in South Sudan plead for peace
Jesuit Father Michael Schultheis distributes Communion during Mass in a camp for internally displaced families in a UN base in Juba, South Sudan. CNS photo / Paul Jeffrey.
The Catholic religious congregations of South Sudan have urged their countrymen to reject violence, calling on the country's leaders to honour the terms of a recent peace agreement. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Catholics in public life must adhere to Catholic teachings, Ottawa archbishop teaches
Archbishop Terrence Prendergast at the Prolife Mass at Notre Dame Cathedral May 8 in conjunction with the National March for Life. Deborah Gyapong / CCN.
Catholics in public life must take positions coherent with the Catholic faith, said Ottawa Archbishop Terrence Prendergast, SJ, and that includes not only what they believe but how they vote. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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