An Enduring Bond

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Patricia Anzovino’s and Lynn Hannigan’s families were instrumental in the founding of Casa El Norte for refugees in Fort Erie.   Source: He was a young refugee. She was a widowed mother of four. Their unlikely friendship has come full circle. http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/the-sunday-edition-february-11-2018-1.4528197/he-was-a-young-refugee-she-was-a-widowed-mother-of-four-their-unlikely-friendship-has-come-full-circle-1.4528216 Image Source and Captions: In 1994, Placide Rubabaza fled war-torn Burundi and landed, terrified and alone, at the […]

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Together for Peace: Share Lent 2018

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Dear Sisters and Brothers, Once again it is Lent, that sacred time of year when Develop- ment and Peace – Caritas Canada invites us to live out a new Share Lent campaign, Together for Peace. Indeed, we are called to re ect on the profound meaning of peace by discovering the importance of dialogue within the context of reconciliation and […]

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Syrian Christian family waiting to move to Canada

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They will be relocated at the Diocese of St. Catharines In recent weeks, the Pittsburgh Catholic has highlighted the plight of Syrian refugees and the story of Ananias Mission, a Pittsburgh-based organization working to help refugees resettle in safe areas. One of the families awaiting assistance includes Aboud Dali, his wife, Maral Hartunian, their two children and Dali’s parents, currently […]

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