Young magician brings liturgy's magic to life


A magic trick isn't normally part of proceedings at your everyday church service. But last year one school's graduation liturgy cast a different spell on proceedings. St Mary's Gateshead in the NSW central coast had a magician in their ranks and they used him to his full potential. Joel Howlett performed a magic trick using three rings while St Paul's Letter to the Corinthians - "Love is patient and kind" - was proclaimed. The world-renowned 17-year-old magician's performance went off without a hitch and no one at Sacred Heart Cathedral flinched - Josh Callinan

Young magician brings liturgy's magic to life