Monthly Archives: October 2012

An Engaged Laity

I may be teaching the history of the Catholic Church, to a group of 16/17 year olds, as the supposed expert on the topic, but I am learning right along with them.  I think that is one of my favourite … Continue reading

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History: The Definition of “Person” according to the Law

Today, I had the privilege to escort 45 young people from our high school to a pro-life rally for all the Catholic high schools in Vancouver.  We got to hear a tremendous speaker, who spoke passionately for the rights of … Continue reading

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We Need A Law

A few weeks ago an MP put a private members bill forward (M-312) that intended to re-evaluate Canada’s 400 year old definition of “human”. It was unfortunately not passed. Why are Canadians, and especially politicians, so afraid to open up … Continue reading

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Year of Faith

Pope Benedict XVI has declared this year as the “Year of Faith” and it will commence this Thursday (Oct. 11th).  My own archdiocese has been doing a lot to promote this within our parishes and schools and I think it’s … Continue reading

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