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Violence against Catholics in Nigeria is on the rise yet again as two Catholic priests were beaten and shot during an attack by Fulani herdsmen on a seminary in Jalingo. We cover this and other stories on Perspectives Daily today. ...read more
Read Fr. Thomas Rosica's Reflection to commemorate the Feast of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary: " Sharing the new life within us." ...read more
As we approach World Youth Day, read more about how this event shapes the lives of young people who attend. Read reflection by Isabel Correa: How World Youth Day Changed my Life. (From S+L 2017 Magazine). ...read more
On today's edition of Perspectives Daily, we look at a new concern faced by the Catholic Church in Bulgaria as a new law proposes to disallow foreign financial support for any organized religion. ...read more
Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ – Sunday, June 3, 2018 Today’s Gospel [Mark 14.12-16,22-26] links Jesus’ death with Israel’s great feast of liberation, the Passover. At the first Passover, the blood on the doorpost prevented the death of the firstborn. The bread broken at the Last Supper symbolizes the disciples’ sharing in ...read more
In this reflection on the recent vote to legalize abortion in Ireland, Allyson Kenny shows us that compassion is the key to making a difference both in the pro-life debate and in the lives of women. ...read more
Now that abortion will be allowed in Ireland, catholics in that county are hoping that the Pope's visit in August will bring healing after the divisive vote. ...read more
On May 24th, Fr Tom Rosica spoke on behalf of Salt+Light at another great Carr Lecture at St. Mark’s, UBC - "Preaching and Communicating in a Franciscan Era: What is the Church Learning from an Argentine Jesuit Pope?" Below is full text of his address. ...read more
Deacon Pedro continues his exploration of the sacrament of Confirmation by looking at its connection with Baptism. ...read more
This week, on a special edition of the SLHour, we speak with Jim Papandrea about superheroes, science fiction and Christ and we learn all about Pope Francis’ latest exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate. We also hear music and speak with two husband/wife groups, Out of Darkness and The Mosleys. Email us your comments, find Deacon Pedro ...read more