Wednesday, November 18, 2015

St. Joseph's Parish opens a new food bank in Mission

The community plays a large role in supplying food and funds for families of the working poor
Ron Leger (left) hands the keys to the completed building to Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, and Father Joseph Nguyen, pastor of St. Joseph's Parish. Bob Friesen / Mission Record.
After more than six years of development and planning, a food bank has opened up a new building to continue feeding the needy. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

Pope to Church: Don't act like you're on lockdown
Pope Francis is seen on a screen during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square Nov. 18. CNS photo / Tony Gentile, Reuters.
Pope Francis Wednesday centred his weekly catechesis on the upcoming Year of Mercy, urging the Church not only to keep its doors open, but to go out to those who may not have the strength to enter. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Security experts alarmed at Trudeau's stand on refugees and ISIS
Prime Minister Trudeau and his cabinet on foot in the open, concentrated in a group, could have been dispatched with one rocket-launched grenade, security expert David B. Harris says. Deborah Gyapong (CCN).
Despite the Nov. 13 Paris terror attacks, Justin Trudeau remains committed to ending the air campaign against ISIS and to bringing in 25,000 Syrian refugees by year end, dismaying security experts. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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