Catholic systemic school employers in NSW and the ACT have reached settlement with the union on a new Enterprise Agreement for over 23,000 Catholic school staff.
Pope Francis’ coming encyclical on the environment will represent “a significant moment in the life of the church,” an American archbishop said on Wednesday at the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, reports NCR.
A sister from Ireland and a sister from New Zealand were rushed to a hospital in Rome on Monday after having spent the weekend trapped in a lift without food or water, as temperatures soared outside, reports The Catholic Herald.
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Pope Francis has urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to commit himself to a "sincere and great effort" to achieve peace in Ukraine, the Vatican said, reports Reuters in The Sydney Morning Herald.
Oscar-winning Italian composer Ennio Morricone has premiered a Mass he composed to mark the 200th anniversary of the restoration of the Jesuit order and named for its most illustrious member, Pope Francis, reports AP in The Washington Post.
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A visit to Rome, a request for directions, and American woman Miranda Emde fell in love with a Swiss Guard.
Plans by the Church to subdivide the Bishop of Sandhurst's residence in Bendigo, in central Victoria, have been approved, reports the ABC.
Vinnies at Belmore in Sydney's west is preparing for a spike in requests for assistance as winter descends on Sydney, reports The Catholic Weekly.
Pope Francis' upcoming encyclical on ecology and climate is expected to send a strong moral message, one that could make some readers uncomfortable, according to some observers, reports the Catholic News Service.
I was struck by the hatred displayed by writers at the Royal Commission hearings in Ballarat. It is understandable. But hatred avoids questions by trying to obliterate those whose lives pose them to us, writes Andrew Hamilton SJ, in Eureka Street.
Everyone knows the story of the Emperor’s new clothes, a tale by Hans Christian Andersen. Just in case they don't, Russell Brand narrates it at the opening of this documentary with visuals of the inauguration of a London Lord Mayor .
Pope Francis has approved the outline of a new system of accountability for bishops who do not appropriately handle accusations of clergy sexual abuse, reports NCR Online.
The Church in Pakistan is pleading with the national government to grant clemency to a Christian death row convict, due to be executed today, who was a juvenile at the time of the alleged crime, reports Ucanews.
Days after declaring that a decision on the Medjugorje apparitions would be coming soon, Pope Francis cautioned against basing one’s faith solely on predicted visions or anything other than Christ himself, reports the Catholic News Agency.
The Diocese of Bathurst will celebrate its 150th anniversary later this month. It will be marked by a message from Pope Francis and a road trip around the far-flung diocese, reports The Western Advocate.
Pilgrims en route to Santiago de Compostela have been warned not to venture alone on a section of the path where an American woman has disappeared, and other walkers have reported assaults, reports The Tablet.
Tasmanians are being given the rare opportunity to see the 800-year old Relic of St Anthony of Padua, reports The Hobart Mercury.