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As we approach the end of the Easter Season, we begin to prepare for the next celebration; Pentecost. But no one ever acknowledges Mary's role in Pentecost which may have been the most important of them all. ...read more
In this video, Fr. Rob Galea briefly talks to us about the important themes, ideas, and meanings behind the feast of Pentecost. ...read more
We go to Ireland, where the country is preparing to embark on a historic referendum on May 25th to determine whether or no to lift a constitutional ban on abortion in that country. Activists on both sides of the debate are coming out in full force in rallies to voice their opinion. ...read more
Ireland is preparing for the upcoming referendum to determine if they should lift a constitutional ban on whether or not the rights of the unborn should continue to be enshrined in the country’s constitution. If not, abortions may be granted up to twelve weeks, with no restriction. ...read more
Solemnity of Pentecost – Sunday, May 20th, 2018 Christian theology of the Holy Spirit is rooted in Judaism. The term Spirit translates the Hebrew word (ruah) and even in the pronunciation of it we detect God’s wind and breath. The wind of God, the breath of God, the presence of God are all ways of ...read more
Cardinal Thomas Collins was the homilist at the Pro-life Mass during the March for Life in Ottawa on May 10. Read the text of his homily, titled Ascension Witness to Christ. ...read more
The team of Salt+Light shows our appreciation for all you have done for us and our mission as a Catholic Media Agency. Thank you, Religious Congregations of Canada! ...read more
You may remember last November, the Pope was given a white Lambo by the Italian automaker as a gift in order to be auctioned off to help several charities. The one-of-a-kind white and gold Lamborghini in Vatican colours with the Pope’s autograph, sold at a Sotheby's auction last week for close to a million dollars. ...read more
Read Marc Boudignon's review on the spiritual diary 'The Flame of Love' written by Elizabeth Kindelmann; A woman who, as it was written, had communicated with Mary and Jesus. ...read more
Salt and Light presents to you the World Communications Day Prayer given to us by Pope Francis, told by our staff members. This year's theme: “The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32). Fake news and journalism for peace ...read more