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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.  This column is where I’ll point out some of the more interesting news pieces that I’ve come across over the past week! Enjoy! ...read more
In honour of the birthday of Padre Pio, we present you with this article written by Dr. Ines Angeli Murzaku on the occasion of the pilgrimage of his major relic to Boston in 2016.  ...read more
Beginning today, the casket containing the remains of St. John XXIII will arrive in Bergamo & the town of Sotto il Monte for an 18-day pilgrimage. Here are ten quotes that give some insight into the great humility and trust in God that characterized his life. ...read more
St. Pope John the 23rd is on the move. This morning, a ceremony at St.Peter's Bascilica, kicked off a pilgrimage of sorts for the remains of the former Pope saint to Sotto il Monte, where he was born in 1881. The outing is intended to mark the 60th anniversary of his election to the papacy in 1958. ...read more
Several members of the Catholic Register's Youth Speak News team came to Salt + Light TV's studio for their annual retreat and training seminar, where they learned the art of news broadcasting. Take a look at how they did. ...read more
Here are the main stories that we cover on today’s edition of Perspectives Daily! 1. Summary of the pope’s address during his weekly general audience. 2. Plenary indulgences for those attending the upcoming World Meeting of Families in Dublin this August. 3. A second group of abuse victims from Chile will spend time with the ...read more
Phyllis Zagano, senior research associate-in-residence at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, reflects on the Met "Catholic" exhibit. ...read more
From Rome today, the Pope met with members of the Italian Bishops' Conference, sharing with them 3 of his concerns. Though he stressed that he didn’t want to “beat them over the heads,” he wanted to share these issues with them so that they can be adressed. Here's what he said. ...read more
Feast of the Holy Trinity – Sunday, May 27th, 2018 One of the important dimensions of our Trinitarian God is the community of love and persons modeled for us in the mystery of the Holy Trinity. For Christians, the Trinity is the primary symbol of a community that is held together by containing diversity within ...read more
On today’s special edition of Perspectives, Noel Ocol had a chance to sit and chat with young Franciscan Fr. Daniel Horan. ...read more