US President Donald Trump has praised the “beautiful” pro-life cause and thanked the movement for its support for pregnant women in his live remarks to the Washington March for Life. Source: Catholic Herald.
Pope Francis is preparing to wrap up his Latin American trip with a Mass at an air base where 1 million faithful were expected to hear him speak. Source: Yahoo7 News.
Centacare Catholic Family Services is calling on South Australia's political parties to commit funding to curb family violence. Source: The Advertiser.
The chairman of the Vatican’s commission on sexual abuse has said that recent comments from Pope Francis were painful and alienating to survivors of clerical sexual abuse. Source: CNA.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s denunciation of two bishops is the latest example of a government turning to tyranny, according to the US Ambassador to the United Nations. Source: Washington Examiner.
A Western Sydney doctor is set to sail solo across the Pacific Ocean to raise money to increase literacy among Indigenous children. Source: The Catholic Leader.
The Hyland family have witnessed God perform miracles in their own lives and they can’t wait to share their faith story at the World Meeting of Families in Dublin this August. Source: The Catholic Weekly.
Victoria’s Catholic education sector has accused the federal government of conducting a “sham” review into the method of ranking non-government schools to determine funding. Source: The Australian.
Thousands of Queensland state school students have opted out of religious instruction in the classroom, with figures suggesting most students do not have a religion. Source: The Courier Mail.
Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has named Bernard Toutounji as its new national director. Source: Melbourne Catholic.
Belgian nurses and social workers who specialise in treating dying patients are quitting their jobs because palliative care units are being turned into “houses of euthanasia”, a senior doctor has alleged. Source: Catholic Herald.
Pope Francis has performed an impromptu wedding ceremony midflight aboard the papal plane in Chile. Source: CNS.
Parents sending their children back to school are being warned to spot early signs of bullying and know what steps to take if their child is being targeted online. Source: The Catholic Leader.
A Sandhurst Diocese priest could soon become a Hollywood sensation after US film producers bought the rights to his new book. Source: The Catholic Weekly.
Local Caritas staff, partners and volunteers – part of the Caritas international network – continue to respond with emergency assistance following the devastating impact of Cyclone Tembin in the Philippines. Source: Caritas Australia.
Australians wishing to have their say on religious freedom protections have four weeks to make a submission to the expert panel tasked with reviewing current laws. Source: The eRecord.
The Post is an American political drama that tells the story of how the Vietnam war was misrepresented to the American people over three decades by four presidents. Source: ACOFB.
The Sydney Archdiocese has awarded a $100,000 adult stem cell research grant to Robert Graham for his life-saving research into cardiovascular disease in women. Source: Sydney Archdiocese.