National Coordinator of the Australian Young Christian StudentsNational Coordinator Victoria Burrows has joined her peers in holidng130 private meetings with MPs and Senators, as part of a renewed callfor action against poverty and injustice.The campaign,

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Catholic Care and Centacare agencies across Sydney are establishing a consortium to deliver the Keeping Kids in Mind Project, which assists parents to co-operate after separation. Centacare Catholic Social Services (CCSS) - Diocese of Parramatta has

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Lebanese Maronite monk Estephan Nehmeh was beatified by the Vatican yesterday, while the beatification of Cardinal John Henry Newman has been confirmed for Birmingham during September's papal visit to to the UK. The beatification in Lebanon was carried

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A screenshot of Kitty Flanagan.com --- The Catholic League of Australia has said that jokes by comedian Kitty Flanagan on Channel 10's The 7pm Project, calling religion fiction and suggesting Catholics drink blood like vampires, "have caused

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An Audacious Aussie Dream tells the story of 80 years of the Family Care Sisters, more commonly known as the Grey Sisters, who were founded at Daylesford in Victoria on a stormy night in July 1930. Author Penny Edman, a Tasmanian-based journalist and

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Christine Whelan: Tell me a bit about The King’s Men: Why was it started? How many men are involved? What’s your mission statement and goal? Damian Wargo: The King’s Men was started in response to the crisis in masculinity.

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Film - Toy Story 3

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Over 15 years, Pixar, the revolutionary animation production house, has given us 11 feature films including A Bug's Life, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo, Ratatouille and Up. These films have been as popular with adults as they are with

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Founded by Chiara Lubich, the Focolare movement now has a worldwide presence. Among its recent activities was an international conference on environmental sustainability and energy. Focolare has a wide-ranging ministry with a particular focus on

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Pope Benedict has announced a plan for a new pontifical council to address the "progressive secularisation" of historically Christian regions. The new Vatican dicastery will be the first created since the Pontifical Council for Health Pastoral Care was

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Catholic Mission's Jenny Collins-White and Dorothy Makasa with the ARRCC Award --- A Catholic Mission play that dramatises the challenges of climate change for ordinary people took the Highly Commended Award from the Australian Religious

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The Archdiocese of Canberra-Goulburn is set to undertake a $35 million redevelopment of the St Christopher's Cathedral precinct. Plans include church offices on the Haydon Centre site and aged care units on the adjacent block which currently houses the

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NSW Premier Kristina Keneally is under fire for using the scripture quote "Jesus sat with the sinners and saints" during discussions about same-sex adoption legislation before Parliament. Ms Keneally was forced to clarify later that she did not mean to

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Julia Gillard---Actor and comedian Magda Szubanski has used the example of religious sisters to suggest that Julia Gillard is a good choice for prime minister, even though she is unwed and childless.Ms Szubanski, who was brought up Catholic in a Polish

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Cardinal Christoph Schönborn --- The Vatican has said that a series of statements by Austrian Cardinal Christoph Schonborn has contributed to widespread misunderstandings on issues related to clerical sexual abuse. It referred in

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Most media commentators are relaxed about a de facto first couple. Why not, they say, everyone's doing it. What's the big deal about living together? They are right about the fact cohabitation - what some call ''marriage lite'' - is changing the social

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In the small village of Theuley-les-Lavoncourt in eastern France stands a monument to a local man who changed the world. The monument takes the form of a grassed football penalty area, complete with a replica goal, and a portrait of a man who never

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Pax Romana ICMICA describes itself as an international association of Catholic professionals and intellectuals and as a "global network of ideas, insights and commitment based on a Christian vision and mission". Founded in 1947, the

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Archbishop Philip Wilson has announced the appointment of Paul Sharkey as the next Director of Catholic Education in South Australia. Dr Sharkey, whose appointment takes effect from the beginning of next year, is currently Assistant Director in

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The Adelaide District Court has heard that a former priest paid money to be released on home detention - from "horrendous conditions" - in an Indonesian jail while facing child sex charges.The 69 year old was arrested in Indonesia in 2008, three decades after

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Australian Catholic Bishops Conference general secretary Father Brian Lucas has told a Senate inquiry on tax-free status for religious groups that charity does not preclude the rich."It's not so much the wealth of the people that you are looking after, it's

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Mass on Demand

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From St Mary’s, North Sydney. The first Mass of the day on YouTube

Mass Online

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Live streamed from Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral, Waitara

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Daily Prayer

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