- Jan 20, 2021
A proposal to loosen regulations on euthanasia in Canada is “deeply flawed, unjust, and morally pernicious,” according to the nation’s bishops.
The Catholic Church has joined with religious leaders from all faiths and creeds across the country to denounce the federal government’s plan to make it easier to get medically assisted suicide in Canada.
The product of an Irish Catholic family from Montreal, Erin O’Toole, a member of Parliament from Ontario, became the leader of the official opposition Conservative Party of Canada Aug. 24. Although he is not a social conservative, he has the eye of social conservatives, who want him to recognize the role they played in his election.
Many experts fear the Quebec government’s legislation on education will further dismiss religion and spirituality from the province’s schools.
The Catholics of Toronto staked their election flag in the territory of reasoned, respectful debate at the largest, nonpartisan, live-audience election event of 2019.
Jesuit Father Tony Van Hee says nearly three decades spent fasting and praying on Parliament Hill to end abortion have been the best years of his life.