The Aboriginal Catholic Ministry (ACM) is a ministry of the Sydney Archdiocese which supports Aboriginal people to live and express their faith as Aboriginal Catholics.
The Archbishop Emeritus of Westminster, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, believes that Confession is in need of significant reform and should be discussed at a special synod on the sacraments, reports The Tablet.
The Irish bishops have said they will not be releasing the results of a survey of Catholics ahead of the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops which is due to take place at the Vatican in October, reports The Catholic Herald.
Belgium has voted in favour of legalising euthanasia for children. Following approval in the Belgian Senate, the House of Representatives has also voted to extend their current euthanasia law to people under the age of 18, reports The Tablet.
An order of priests and brothers committed to living the gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ and inspired by the life and writings of St Francis of Assisi.
The head of the Philippines bishops' Commission on Family and Life has called on the media to stop airing condom ads on TV because it may 'lead to greater promiscuity' among youths, reports Ucanews.
The Vatican's apostolic nuncio to the United Nations told a congressional hearing on Tuesday that 'flagrant and widespread persecution of Christians rages in the Middle East even as we meet,' reports the Catholic News Service.
The head of the International Centre for Child Protection at Rome’s Gregorian University said recommendations made in a UN report on the Church’s child protection record should be regarded by the Holy See as an 'incentive', reports The Tablet.
Scientists claim that radiation from an earthquake may be responsible for the mysterious Turin Shroud image, long believed by many to be the burial shroud of Jesus Christ, reports The Daily Mail/Ucanews.
This French, subtitled film won the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, and the prize was awarded simultaneously to its Tunisian director and its two lead French actresses.
Dear reader, friendly greetings from Alice Springs – a town of about 26,000 people in the middle of nowhere. I have been in this town for a bit more than 2.5 years, writes Holy Spirit Missionary, Sister Magdalena Leutterova.
Ever wondered how the other half live? Premier Christian Radio has organised a unique experiment, in which an atheist and a Christian have swapped their religious daily commitments for a month, reports Christian Today Australia.
Belgium faced fresh protests as its parliament debated whether to extend a ground-breaking euthanasia law to terminally-ill children, making it only the second nation to allow minors the right to die, reports AFP/Yahoo7.
The Truth, Justice and Healing Council says its supports calls by the child sexual abuse support and advocacy organisation, CLAN, for a national child sexual abuse compensation scheme funded by churches and other institutions.
This page, located at the official website of the Holy See, contains daily meditations from the Pope.
The Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has protested against the media's portrayal of him, and talks about the good relations he has with Pope Francis, reports Vatican Insider.
The acclaimed Southern American writer Flannery O'Connor has penned a moving meditation on the spiritual quest for prayer. Anna Heyward reflects on her yearning in The Australian.
The Pope proved himself a vigorous diplomat in the Syrian crisis, which made him an 'authoritative voice internationally,' the Vatican Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin, said, as he outlines his diplomatic vision.
Fr Frankie Mulgrew is a Catholic priest with a background in stand-up comedy. He was once so depressed he used to watch EastEnders for relief. Then he learned how to relish the divine sense of humour, as he writes in his new book.