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Next week is the Feast of Pentecost and we enter the season of Confirmations. Most of us are confirmed, but if you are at all like me, you probably have no real understanding of the meaning of the Sacrament. You think that it has to do something with being of age and “confirming” that you ...read more
This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on Dummies. For the last couple of years we’ve been airing segments with Billy Chan that hope to make our Faith a bit more hands-on, trying to answer questions that you all have, in a simple way. This week we learn some basics of ...read more
Welcome to S+L’s Weekly News Round-Up. As part of my job, I come across many interesting Catholic news stories on a daily basis. Some of them I’ll cover on Perspectives Daily and the others I’d like to share with you on this blog. I hope you enjoy this column as much as I enjoy putting ...read more
A Reflection on the importance of self care, especially the do's and don't on taking care of yourself in first year university. ...read more
In this video, Vivian Cabrera gives us a personal reflection on the importance of the Hail Mary prayer, a prayer that she explains, “Has such a strong meaning, and goes far deeper than you can imagine.” Filmed at the Basilica of the Annunciation, this reflection explores the deeper meanings of the Hail Mary prayer; a ...read more
Ascension of the Lord – Sunday, May 13th, 2018 The angels’ words to the “men of Galilee” in the first reading from the Acts of the Apostles for the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord (1:1-11) are painfully blunt and leave little room for misinterpretation: “Why do you stand here looking up at the ...read more
Earlier today, Pope Francis made a pastoral visit to the Italian cities of Nomadelfia and Loppiano, the homes of two prominent Catholic movements founded in the 1940s. The Pope’s 22nd pastoral visit within Italy began this morning as he flew by helicopter to Nomadelfia, a community of  Catholic families and lay unmarried people who adopt ...read more
In regards to the March for Life in Ottawa today (March 10), here are some of Salt+Light's Top 5 Favorite Pope Francis Quotes on Pro-Life from throughout the years. ...read more
As thousands across the country get ready to demand that the Canadian government uphold the right to life tomorrow, a new Knights of Columbus survey just released today is showing that Canadians in general, are strongly opposed to the abortion attestation requirement in the federal Summer Jobs funding Program. ...read more
The devil is “a loser,” but yet he still tricks people into giving him power”. That was the theme of the Pope’s homily today during his daily morning Mass from Casa Santa Marta. The Holy Father reflected on how to deal with the devil who, though defeated and dying, is still dangerous. “Never approach or ...read more