Friday, July 3, 2015

Carved wooden doors now welcome the faithful

New entranceway at Good Shepherd Church includes Biblical symbols, some with a local twist
Archbishop Miller stands with parishioners Helga and Vern Hoing in front of the new doors they helped fund at Good Shepherd Church in Surrey. Photo submitted to BCC.
Stars, angels, sheep, and other Biblical symbols now pepper the unique wooden doors to Good Shepherd Church. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

Pope Francis answers question, 'What is faith?'
Pope Francis speaks as he leads the Angelus from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square June 28. CNS photo / Paul Haring.
The Pope focused on the virtue of faith during his Sunday Angelus address, saying the whole Gospel is written in its light. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Health professionals remain concerned
A sex education lecture is given at a mall in Metro Manila in 2014. Philippine bishops reminded health care workers they could claim conscientious objection to the new Reproductive Health Law. Saskatchewan doctors are concerned whether they can do the same. CNS photo / Erik De Castro, Reuters.
Advocates working to protect the rights of doctors and other health professionals to practice according to the dictates of their conscience remain concerned as the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan considers a revised policy on conscientious objection. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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