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Convivium brings you news, commentary and research on issues affecting daily life for Canadians of all faiths.
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  • MAiD In Canada

    Peter Stockland

    Alex Schadenberg of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition stands unsurprised at this week's news of Dr. Ellen Wiebe's exoneration after she administered death to a patient in a facility where Medical Aid in Dying is prohibited.

  • Finding An Amazonian New Eden

    Raymond J. de Souza

    The agenda of an upcoming meeting of Catholic bishops looks heavy on romantic primitivism, but more than a little light on understanding of original sin, detects Convivium Editor-in-Chief Father Raymond de Souza.  

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  • Stigma and Shame

    Barry Bussey

    When Ontario’s Court of Appeal trampled conscience rights for medical professionals last week, it grievously wounded the entire body of religious believers across Canada, argues lawyer Barry Bussey.

Sacred Spaces

Photography is the art of seeing, which can bring the sacred to light and give pause to reflect, to ponder, to pray. Submissions welcomed for consideration: convivium@cardus.ca.

Summer Evenings

July 02, 2019

There is something in the uniqueness and stillness of a sunset that moves my heart.  

This is Home

August 13, 2019

A cup of something deliciously warm to my side, I wrap my toes under the blanket as I listen to the soundtrack of the world happening outside my window.

His Work of Art

August 13, 2019

The wings of the butterfly flutter by, landing every so often to pause and allow those around to wonder at its beauty.

Welcoming the Storm

August 13, 2019

The rush of lightning is fierce and strong, cracking into the surface of the forest and burning up the sky with light amid darkness.

Voices From the Crowd

Millions of Canadians live their faith through everyday acts. Voices From the Crowd seeks to stitch those stories together. Submissions welcomed for consideration: convivium@cardus.ca.

Spiritually Preparing for Take-off

Brett Graham Fawcett

With the prospect of humankind traveling in outer space and living on other planets, there comes a need for spiritual readiness and strategies, writes Convivium contributor Brett Fawcett. This is the first of a two-part series on the subject. 

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