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Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., is C.E.O. of the Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation in Canada. He served as English language Media Attaché at four Synods of Bishops (2008-2015) and also to the Holy See Press Office from 2013 to 2017.

Politics & SocietyLast Take
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his advisors are misreading the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, which is supposed to protect citizens from being intimidated by the government. It is not intended to intimidate citizens.
Pope Francis addresses a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress as Vice President Joe Biden (left) and Speaker of the House John Boehner look on in the House of Representatives Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington Sept. 24, 2015. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 
FaithShort Take
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.
Francis has reminded us time and time again that we cannot withdraw into our protective cocoons and ignore what is going on around us.
'Pray for me.'
FaithIn All Things
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.
What he is doing is normal human, Christian behavior. These are the revolutions at the heart and soul of Pope Francis’ ministry.
People in Paris form a human solidarity chain Nov. 15 near the site of the attack at the Bataclan concert hall (CNS photo/Pascal Rossignol, Reuters).
FaithIn All Things
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.

Editors Note, Feb. 25, 2019: America has become aware that this article included extensive unattributed material from other sources. Accordingly, we have removed the text.

FaithIn All Things
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.

Editors Note, Feb. 25, 2019: America has become aware that this article included extensive unattributed material from other sources. Accordingly, we have removed the text. For more material on this topic, read the original report from Catholic News Service, "Pope Francis For Year of Mercy, Pope Francis extends possibilities for absolution.”