Easter, Popularity and Populism

I hope that all our readers are enjoying their 'week of Sundays' during this Easter Octave, every day a solemnity, to be celebrated with...

Bill 84 and the Inviolability of Conscience

Sometime this Holy Week, the federal parliament will vote on Bill 84, an amendment to the 'Medical Assistance in Dying' Act which legislated physician-assisted...

Trump’s Tomahawks

There is not much profit,  in more ways than one, in commenting on international affairs, but that does not stop so many, myself included,...

Isidore and the Internet

Yesterday, April 4th, was the memorial of Saint Isidore of Seville, a bishop and doctor of the Church, guiding his diocese, which he assumed...

Laetare, O Maria

A blessed solemnity of the Annunciation, when the divine Word was made incarnate in the womb of the Virgin Mary.  When Dionysius Exiguus, who...

British Terrorism, Big Brother and M 103

Motion M-103 passed in the House of Commons this afternoon, by a margin of 201 to 91, meaning that there are 201 people in...

Bill M-103 and the Abuse of Power via Language

(Parliament may effectively vote into law today with the third reading of Motion 103, which would be propaedeutic to making any criticism of Islam...

Idle, No More, Please

Eric Idle, of Monty Python comedy troupe fame, has recently tweeted that 'climate change deniers' (one of the few groups remaining,  in this Disney-esque...

Ite Ad Joseph

Saint Joseph was proclaimed the patron of this country at its very origins, by none other than Samuel de Champlain himself, on March 19,...

Monsignor Vincent Foy: Requiescat in Pace

Monsignor Vincent Foy passed away to his eternal rest on the night of March 13, after a long and fruitful life as a priest...