November 4, 2016  |  By MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN
On most days of the Church’s liturgical year, one or more saints are presented for our veneration and celebration. On Nov. 1, we celebrated the Solemnity of All Saints, all the holy men and women of every time and place who now enjoy the fullness of life and joy with God in heaven.
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October 25, 2016  |  By GEORGE WEIGEL
This past summer, three elderly members of my summer parish in rural Quebec received a diagnosis of cancer at the local hospital, a small-town facility an hour's drive from cosmopolitan Ottawa and even farther from hyper-secular Montreal. Yet after the diagnosis had been delivered, the first question each of these people was asked was "Do you wish to be euthanized?" That is what the new Canadian euthanasia regime has accomplished in just a few months: It has put euthanasia at the top of the menu of options proposed to the gravely ill.
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October 25, 2016  |  By MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN
In the course of this presidential election cycle I have given two public addresses to Catholics on responsible voting. Given the tenor of the presidential campaigns, I was not surprised to hear many people say, “I don’t know who to vote for,” or “I don’t think I’ll vote at all.”
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October 7, 2016  |  By MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN
Our faith demands that we make moral judgments guided by a well-formed and well-informed conscience. This is especially true when it comes to exercising our right and responsibility to vote.
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September 28, 2016  |  By MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN
In every presidential election year since 1976 the bishops of the United States have published a statement reminding Catholics of their political responsibilities. The current statement of the bishops on this subject is entitled Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship (FCFC). Beginning with this column I would like to present and comment on this important document as we prepare to vote in November.
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