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International Development - Do it Justice

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Vol. 94, No. 25, December 7, 2016

Advent/Christmas

CHRISTMAS TREE SEASON — “. . . freshly cut Christmas trees smelling of stars and snow and pine resin — inhale deeply and fill your soul with wintry night . . .” — John Geddes (Design Pics photo)





This Week


Public health issue

Cordelia Anderson, an expert on sexual violence, told parliamentarians that violent online pornography is a public health issue that needs a multi-pronged approach.


100th anniversary

The Friends of Sion are planning a reunion of all former students of Sion Academy to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the Sisters of Sion in Saskatoon.


Journey of reconciliation

An intrepid group of about 30 pilgrims — made up of First Nations, Jesuits and laity — will be replicating the 800-km journey taken by missionary St. Jean de Brebeuf in the 1640s from Midland, Ont., to Montreal as Canada celebrates its 150th birthday.

Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

The end of the world

Liturgy and Life

By Michael Dougherty

The Fourth Sunday of Advent, Year A, Dec. 18, 2016

Commentary

Arts and Culture