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Traditional and religious authorities in the Haut-Est region called on the government to ratify and implement the provisions of Convention 190 of the International Labor Organization (ILO) to protect workers against abuse and harassment in order to promote decent work. This, they said, would fill gaps in the country’s laws, especially the labor law and …

Reformation Day is recognized annually on October 31 following tradition after 1517 the German monk Martin Luther nailed his opposing theological arguments against the Catholic Church to the gates of Wittenberg Castle Church. The event started the Protestant religious movement. The beautiful Lutheran Church of the Savior in Olive Branch honored the event by hosting …

Editor’s Note: EarthBeat Weekly is your weekly newsletter on faith and climate change. Below, the October 29 edition. To get EarthBeat Weekly delivered to your inbox, sign up here. The Synod of Bishops for the Amazon region ended two years ago, but its message about protecting tropical forests and defending the lives of the people …

John Locher / AP Jim Marchant speaks on November 3, 2020, during a Republican Election Eve party in Las Vegas. Marchant, who is now running for Nevada’s secretary of state, spoke this weekend at the Patriot Double Down event at the Ahern Hotel. At a four-day convention in Las Vegas attended by far-right conspiracy theorists, …

While going to visit the Precieux-Sang church in Saint-Boniface, I got lost. There was road construction going on and I missed my turn somehow. I managed to find my way, however, when I spotted this distinctive spiral roofline in the distance. Etienne Gaboury is one of Manitoba’s foremost architects, and Précieux-Sang is perhaps his most …

Quebec’s Minister of Education, Jean-François Roberge, unveiled the new curriculum that will replace the province’s current ethics and religious culture curriculum. The new program, called Citizenship and Culture Quebec, represents a “major transformation” and will include an emphasis on critical thinking, the minister said. The current program, called ERC and compulsory for students, has been …

John (Jack) Francis McDermott, 88, of Sarasota, Fla., Died of complications from Alzheimer’s disease on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at the Allendale Community for Senior Living. Jack was born on November 5, 1932 in Dublin, Ireland, the first child of Delia (Nee Regan) and John McDermott. The family settled in Newark after moving from Ireland …

Episode 6 takes great strides and takes the story of “Foundation” in a new direction. The Galactic Empire appears to be facing imminent danger and chaos from several angles, and the Emperor may soon have to take some drastic action. The Anacreon plan is also gaining momentum, and a mysterious artifact called “Invictus” could be …

Elder David Bednar and Elder Gerrit Gong discuss the relationship between Latter-day Saints and Muslims. (Courtesy of intellectual reserve) A copy of the forthcoming pamphlet entitled “Muslims and Latter-day Saints: Beliefs, Values, and Lifestyles”. (Courtesy of intellectual reserve) Elder David Bednar and Elder Gerrit Gong discuss the relationship between Latter-day Saints and Muslims. (Courtesy of …

by Hannah Brockhaus Vatican City, October 16, 2021 / 9:44 AM Speaking in a video call on Saturday, Pope Francis told members of grassroots movements that Catholic social education has useful principles that can help people of all faiths make the world a better place. “The social teaching of the Church does not have all …