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Exclusion zones around abortion clinics are one step closer to becoming law after the New South Wales Upper House passed a bill last night. Source: Sydney Morning Herald.
Tomorrow will mark a year since the historic “Uluru Statement from the Heart” on constitutional recognition of Australia's First Peoples, writes Sr Valerie Deakin SGS. Source: The Good Oil.
Police in East Timor have issued warnings about potential attacks by Islamic extremists on churches and Dili’s prelate, Bishop Virgilio do Carma da Silva. Source: ucanews.com.
A worldwide Catholic movement that was born out of a need "to do something" about climate change four years ago has grown to include almost 700 organisations. Source: Mercy World.
A title like The Bookshop seems like a box office risk, with the closing of so many bookshops and society's reliance on the internet, social media and online books. Source: ACOFB.
Sr Patricia Fox was in tears yesterday as she expressed dismay at the Philippines Government’s decision that she must leave the country. Source: CBCP News.
Australian missionary Sr Patricia Fox will exhaust all legal options in an effort to stay in the Philippines after the Bureau of Immigration denied her appeal to stay. Source: SBS News.
The Vatican has announced that Catholics who participate in the World Meeting of Families in Dublin in August or pray with their families during the event can receive a plenary indulgence. Source: Crux.
Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson will stand aside tomorrow after he was convicted of concealing child sexual abuse in a New South Wales court on Tuesday. Source: The Australian.
A Lebanese film about a boy who sues his parents for giving him life has taken out the Ecumenical Jury prize at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Source: ACOFB.
In a novel approach to proclaiming the Gospel, Fr Stephen Gadberry will be a contestant on the hit television show American Ninja Warrior. Source: CNA.
A survey has found practising Christians want their churches to be more active in helping to end Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander disadvantage. Source: NCLS.
Only when you humanise people living in the margins can you love and serve them, a visiting American priest and author told a Melbourne conference on Monday. Source: Melbourne Catholic.
Michael Buckley has waited 20 years to become a priest and now the “exciting and very terrifying” day is just around the corner. Source: The Catholic Leader.
Pope Francis has asked people to pray for Catholics in China so that they may be able to freely live their faith. Source: CNS.
All Australians should consider planning for their end-of-life care so that their families and doctors know their wishes, says Australian Medical Association president Michael Gannon. Source: Melbourne Catholic.
The average Newstart recipient is left with just $17 a day after paying accommodation expenses, new research has shown. The Guardian.
In a landmark ruling, Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson has been found guilty by a New South Wales court of concealing child sexual abuse. Source: ABC News.