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Pope Francis in a video message for the young people of Canada

Pope Francis in a video message for the young people of Canada

Pope Francis tells Canadian youth in video message to ‘build bridges’

23/10/2017 15:00

Pope Francis has sent a video message to the young people of Canada gathered to prepare for the Synod of Bishops 2018, inviting them to build bridges through social communications, without letting their youthful enthusiasm for the Gospel be snuffed out

Bishop Lionel Gendron, new President of the CCCB

Bishop Lionel Gendron, new President of the CCCB

New CCCB President outlines vision for future

09/10/2017 14:30

Bishop Lionel Gendron of Saint-Jean-Longueuil was elected President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) at the end of September. He spoke to Vatican Radio about the main points discussed during the recent plenary and about his vision for the coming years.

Canada's Environment Minister Catherine McKenna walks after being greeted by Pope Francis during the Wednesday general audience

Canada's Environment Minister Catherine McKenna walks after being greeted by Pope Francis during the Wednesday general audience.

Canadian Minister: Pope defender of the environment

14/06/2017 11:08

Canada’s Environment Minister Catherine McKenna met with Pope Francis on Wednesday at his General Audience in St Peter’s Square.

Thousands of people walk for hours to reach a food distribution site in Malualkuel, in the Northern Bahr el Ghazal region of South Sudan.

Thousands of people walk for hours to reach a food distribution site in Malualkuel, in the Northern Bahr el Ghazal region of South Sudan.

Canada faith leaders appeal for South Sudan, Yemen, northeast Nigeria, Somalia

08/06/2017 13:24

Faith leaders in Canada are calling for a concrete response to famines in South Sudan, Yemen, northeast Nigeria and Somalia. The appeal was issued by Catholic Bishops together with other Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Baha’i faith leaders.  

Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau during a private audience at the Vatican

Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau during a private audience at the Vatican

Pope Francis meets with Canadian Prime Minister

29/05/2017 15:52

Pope Francis on Monday met with the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and his wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, in a private audience in the Vatican

 

Salt + Light's round-table discussion on palliative care in Canada

Salt + Light's round-table discussion on palliative care in Canada. Photo courtesy of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation.

Salt and Light hosts roundtable on palliative care in Canada

28/04/2017 15:07

Canadian media foundation Salt and Light on Friday will be airing a round-table conversation featuring interfaith leaders speaking on the “Dignity and Sacredness of the End of Life.”

 

Pope Francis with the Bishops of western Canada

Pope Francis with the Bishops of western Canada. On Monday the Holy Father met with members of the Assembly of Western Catholic Bishops, who had come to Rome for the visit "ad limina Apostolorum."

Pope receives Canadian Bishops in ad limina audience

27/03/2017 10:55

Pope Francis met Monday morning with Bishops from western Canada, who are in Rome for their visit ad limina Apostolorum.