Christopher Willcock SJ discusses the story behind the Mass for the Fallen, to commemorate the ANZAC Centenary, 2014 – 2018.
Two unregistered Chinese priests were forcibly removed by Government officials and police while giving a blessing during Sunday Mass at a prayer house in the north-eastern city of Harbin, reports Ucanews.
This Russian drama, set in the coastal town of Pribrezhny in Northern Russia, tells the story of Kolya, his wife, Lilya, and Romka, his son from another marriage, whose lives come under siege from a corrupt mayor, Vadim.
Police have launched an investigation into allegations of child sexual abuse at Sydney's St Ignatius College Riverview dating back more than 30 years, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.
There are several interesting things to bear in mind when considering the Grand Mufti’s latest pronouncement calling for the demolition of all churches in the Arabian peninsula, writes Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith.
As the leader of a famously secular city, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has emerged as an unexpected a champion of religion whose administration has advanced the cause of faith groups in the unlikeliest of public squares, reports The New York Times in Crux.
Generous financial payments, ongoing care and support, and a meaningful apology should be key elements of a national child sexual abuse redress scheme, according to the Church submission to the Royal Commission released yesterday.
Pope Francis has declared a Global Jubilee Holy Year for Mercy, beginning in December. Okay, good... but what does a Holy Year actually signify, and what is its purpose. CathNews turned to the Vatican website for answers.
A Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Richard III was “a profound and essential Christian duty” and what the former English monarch would have wanted, reports The Catholic Herald.
Archbishop Philip Wilson has written an open letter to the people of the Archdiocese of Adelaide expressing his determination to defend himself against the charge of concealing child sexual abuse.
The blood of San Gennaro liquified in the presence of a Pope for the first time since 1848 on Saturday, reports The Catholic Herald.
While most middle-aged bachelors would run a mile rather than offer advice on people's marriages, the Archbishop of Canberra-Goulburn Christopher Prowse isn't afraid to rise to the challenge, reports The Canberra Times.
Pope Francis has blasted “the stink of corruption," urged the world to treat migrants as “equal citizens,” denounced underpaid labour as “slavery,” and invited the Italian Mafia to repent, in a speech at Naples, reports Crux.
The Archdiocese of Sydney has released an election guide for the upcoming NSW election which outlines where the key parties stand on life issues, marriage, religious freedom, and education.
Pope Francis has been criticised after accepting the de facto resignation of the British Cardinal disgraced in a sex scandal without any follow-up on the allegations against him, reports AFP on Yahoo7.
The Broken Bay Institute (BBI) is one of the largest Catholic providers of online theological education in the Asia-Pacific region. Online delivery enables the Institute to reach students in a variety of locations, including remote areas.
A former dormitory master at Sydney's St Joseph's Catholic College has been jailed for sexually assaulting a student after nine separate trials spanning 13 years, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.