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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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  • Standing Up For Trinity Western’s Board

    Ray Pennings

    Cardus Executive Vice-President Ray Pennings challenges social media “experts” disparaging TWU’s volunteer board for altering its Community Covenant. Agree or disagree, with the decision, the members served with honour and sincerity, Pennings argues.

  • Scheer Faith

    Alan Hustak

    As the Conservative leadership race approaches its climax, we bring you Convivium contributor Alan Hustak's 2014 interview with Andrew Scheer. Examining the role of faith in public and personal life, the former Speaker of the House of Commons shares his perspective on parliament and his own robust Roman Catholic faith. 

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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