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Catholics in Prince Albert diocese mourn victims, ‘appalled and deeply saddened...

Catholics in the Prince Albert Diocese joined the local Anglican bishop and others across Saskatchewan and the nation in praying for the victims and...

Pope Francis admits genocide in destruction of families in Indigenous communities...

ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM CANADA -- The planned destruction of the families, languages, cultures and traditions of the Indigenous communities of Canada through...

Pope Francis: One can proudly be both indigenous and Catholic

EDMONTON, Alberta -- While presented as missionary work, the operation of residential schools by Catholics in Canada was actually an attempt to impose European...

On treaty land, Pope Francis renews commitment to Indigenous peoples of...

MASKWACIS, Alberta -- The first step of Pope Francis' "penitential pilgrimage" to Canada involved him returning two pairs of children's moccasins. The little shoes were...

Pope Francis lands in Edmonton, begins ‘penitential trip’ with apologies to...

EDMONTON, Alberta -- After a flight of more than 10 hours from Rome, Pope Francis landed in Edmonton and met briefly at the airport...

Pope Francis apologizes for the abuse of Indigenous people in Canada

VATICAN CITY -- Expressing "sorrow and shame" for the complicity of Catholics in abusing Indigenous children in Canada and helping in the attempt to...

Canadians greet attendees at so-called satanic black mass in Ottawa with...

OTTAWA, Ontario -- About 200 people, most clutching a rosary, held a prayer vigil as a satanic black mass occurred Aug. 17 at a...

Northern Canadian bishops paying close attention to married priest discussion

TORONTO — When bishops convene in Rome this fall to begin discussions about ordaining married men to serve as priests in remote, indigenous communities...

Salt and Light media CEO Father Thomas Rosica resigns amid plagiarism...

TORONTO -- Basilian Father Thomas Rosica has resigned as CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation, the latest chapter in a scandal that...

Canadian bishops’ abuse policies do not include way to censure bishops

OTTAWA, Ontario — New sexual abuse policies that Canada’s bishops have vowed to implement will focus on prevention but will not include a mechanism...

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