Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Archbishop's dinner raises funds for charity

More than $370,000 to benefit The Door Is Open, Catholic Charities Men's Hostel
Scott Small (left), manager of Catholic Charities Men's Hostel, stands with Paul Jarjabka, a volunteer at The Door Is Open and a former hostel guest. Agnieszka Krawczynski / The B.C. Catholic.
Two downtown charities are getting a big financial boost, thanks to the recent Archbishop's Dinner. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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Mercy must remain Church's focus after Jubilee ends: Cardinal Lacroix
Saint Paul University awarded Cardinal Gerald Cyprien Lacroix an honorary doctorate Nov. 4, recognizing his ministry of conveying the mercy of God. He is shown here with the Chancellor Archbishop Terrence Prendergast of Ottawa and the Rector, Chantal Beauvais. Photo by Sylvain Marier, courtesy Saint Paul University.
Mercy is not merely a project for one year, but the way the Church continues to reveal the loving face of God in Jesus Christ says Cardinal Gerald Cyprien Lacroix of Quebec. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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