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Vol. 95, No. 2, May 24, 2017

Candles and notes are seen during a May 24 vigil in Manchester, England, for the victims of the terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena. At least 22 people, including children, were killed and dozens wounded after an explosion the evening of May 22 at the concert venue. Authorities said it was Britain's deadliest case of terrorism since 2005. (CNS photo/Andy Rain, EPA)

Candles and notes are seen during a May 24 vigil in Manchester, England, for the victims of the terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena. At least 22 people, including children, were killed and dozens wounded after an explosion the evening of May 22 at the concert venue. Authorities said it was Britain's deadliest case of terrorism since 2005. (CNS photo/Andy Rain, EPA)





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Addiction crisis

In 2016, more than 900 people in British Columbia died of drug overdoses, an all time record and an 80 per cent increase from 2015. Christian recovery houses are responding with addiction counselling and spirituality.8


Home of Hope

The Home of Hope in Lviv, Ukraine, is a safe house that teaches girls employable skills and keeps them off the street, where they can be sexually enslaved and trafficked. It is owned by the Eparchy of Edmonton and managed by the Sister Servants Mary Immaculate Foundation in Winnipeg.


Death-row sister

The harrowing and powerful story of a sister meeting a man on death row in Dead Man Walking has captured audiences in print, film, and now opera. An interview with Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ.



Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Love of literature

Liturgy and Life

By Bob Williston

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Questioning Faith

By Mary Marrocco

The loneliest moment

Commentary

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