It has been one year since euthanasia became legal. “Beneath the raw reality of the numbers lies a medical community that is still grappling with its own ethics and the changing nature of the doctor-patient relationship, as well as a society that must deal with its most vulnerable,” writes Michael Swan.
Canada's bishops are being tight-lipped regarding a possible papal visit in the wake of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's request that Pope Francis apologize in Canada for the church's role in the residential school scandal..
This week’s Prairie Messenger features music selections for liturgy from the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 9, 2017, to the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Sept. 24, 2017. Please call the circulation department for more information.