From a strictly demographic point of view, one could argue that the intense interest surrounding relations between the Vatican and the Society of St Pius X, popularly known as the "Lefebvrites," is terribly exaggerated. It claims one million

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The Notre Dame St Thomas More Society is a student run organisation that caters to the educational, vocational, spiritual and social needs of students from The University of Notre Dame, Australia. One of its main activities is the popular Theology on Tap

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Patriarch Fouad Twal --- Pope Benedict announced a special meeting of bishops next year to discuss Middle East peace efforts and the role of the Catholic Church in the region. The Patriarch of Jerusalem, meanwhile, warned that the faith is dying in the Holy

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Eternity is a new mass market newspaper for Australian Christians which will also have an online exposure through this website. Eternity is not affiliated with any church or other organisation. The first edition of the newspaper is set to launch in

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Through the exceptional talent of some of Australia's best artists, The Face of Compassion, Compassion Australia's inaugural art exhibition opens for public viewing from September 26 through to October 1 at 72 Erskine St Sydney. The Face of

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The Church of England's Bishop of Reading, the Right Rev Stephen Cottrell, said the church must shed its middle class "Marks & Spencer" image and become more like "Aldi", welcoming to the masses. "Even today I meet people

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As final school exams approach, some kids find themselves studying subjects they hate, to get into courses that don't interest them, so they can start well paid careers they don't want. No wonder so many kids are taking a gap year. We live in the

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People who grew up in the Catholic faith learnt how to be Catholic through osmosis. They learnt through their experiences with family, their parish and friends. They knew how to be Catholic by the time they were old enough to realise they were Catholic

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Image from inMyCommunity.com.au --- The City of Bayswater in Western Australia has denied asking a Church run Shopfront centre to close, saying the organisation needs to apply for a permit to serve food but it may continue its food

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The Board of Edmund Rice Education Australia has announced a new national education and social engagement initiative targeted at Australia's disenfranchised youth, called "Youth +". "EREA is committed to delivering high quality,

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The Catholic Bishops Conference of India, the country's highest ecclesiastical body, is planning to release a policy that recommends equal representation for women at every level to "redeem" a centuries long "injustice". The

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A 13-year-old Sunshine Coast girl fell and broke her back during a school camp activity, but the Siena Catholic College and Ewen Maddock Recreation Centre staff continued with the activity after deciding the equipment was safe. Sarah Brush, who was in

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Bishop Richard Williamson --- Swedish public TV channel, SVT, will broadcast a program quoting Stockholm Bishop Anders Arborelius saying he warned the Holy See of the views of controversial SSPX Bishop Richard Williamson prior to the

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Father Paul Purcell --- Wodonga priest Father Paul Purcell says he feels sorry for the predicament facing his counterpart Father Bob Maguire but believes the South Melbourne priest is a "survivor". Fr Paul, who is 82, said

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Parliament of the World's Religions Executive Director Dirk Ficca said Australia is a good place for finding a path to better relations among religions, thanks to its cultural and religious diversity and comparatively small population. "In some

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Independent senator Nick Xenophon joined the Opposition and the Greens in calls for Immigration Minister Chris Evans to intervene and grant protection to Grace Gichuhi, 22, and Teresia Ndikaru Muturi, 21, who face possible genital mutilation at home.

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Catholics tend to know as little about Pentecostals as Pentecostals know about Catholics. Each has stereotyped views of the other, and stereotypes which, rather than being helpful, are largely mistaken. At the personal level, most Pentecostals will

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A new network for Catholic young adults in Sydney focused on exploring the gospel themes of justice, action and reflection will be launched this weekend with a gathering at Balmain. It's expected the Edmund Rice Young Adult Network will involve a

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Dennis Ferguson --- Right now, convicted pedophile Dennis Ferguson may be the most despised man in Australia. Repeatedly run out of town amid hysteria and witch hunts, it is clear that average Australians are not prepared to tolerate

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ePriest is an outreach of Sacerdos Institute, an apostolate serving priests in union with the Church throughout the world. This website's ideal is to be a resource for Catholic Priests, dedicated to loving Christ, building the Church, and serving people.

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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

Daily Prayer

All your daily readings, reflections and prayers can be found here... 

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