Mother Mary Millea

The woman tasked with carrying out the Vatican’s three-year investigation into the health of Religious life in the US admitted she faced resistance and criticism from fellow sisters, reports The Tablet.

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Bishop Comensoli

The Reverend Peter Comensoli became the third Bishop of Broken Bay during a Solemn Mass of Installation on Friday at Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral, Waitara, on Sydney's north shore.

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Challenge to church and state

A French court has stirred up a hornet's nest by ordering a regional government office to take down the Christmas crib it set up in its lobby as usual this Advent, reports The Tablet.

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Notre Dame University

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Francis comforts a little boy

There is a great deal of talk about Pope Francis’s reported comments last week about animals being allowed into heaven, writes James Martin SJ in America. Although the reports were later found to be incorrect, the concept remains interesting.

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Beautifully acted

Because Folies Bergere is so well acted, it might give the impression that it is deeper than it actually is.

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Ambassador McCcarthy

The website of Australia's embassy at the Vatican contains practical information for Australians in Rome and for people wishing to come to Australia.

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Tentative steps to rehab

Thomas Peters was a handsome blogger known to millions as the American Papist. A freak accident left him fighting for his life – but his faith survived, reports Tim Stanley in The Catholic Herald.

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Report shows progress

The Truth Justice and Healing Council has today released a major report detailing its activities over the past two years, which documents the Council’s engagement with the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse.

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Announcement in January

Pope Francis will create new cardinals on February 14, following a two-day meeting of the world's cardinals that will discuss reform of the Vatican bureaucracy, among other issues, reports the Catholic News Service.

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Turkish women log on

A new kind of ghetto has developed which needs the Church's presence and people's solidarity: the "digital slum" where cyberbullying and online pornography and abuse run rampant, reports the Catholic News Service.

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Rev Comensoli

The Rev Peter Comensoli will be installed as the third Bishop of Broken Bay at 11am this morning, at Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral in Waitara, on Sydney's north shore.

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Fr Doohan and Rev Case

Catholic priest Peter Doohan and Uniting Church reverend John Case are on an outback road trip this week, delivering pre-Christmas services to tiny towns in western Queensland, reports the ABC.

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The website

The Redemptorists are a religious congregation of priests and brothers who live in community for the sake of preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ, especially among people on the margins of society and Church.

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Kim Beazley

Being a teacher is no ordinary profession because it provides children with life chances, Kim Beazley told an audience of teachers as he accepted an honorary degree at Notre Dame University, reports The West Australian.

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Notre Dame University

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Social justice in action

Rosemarie Pace is Director of Pax Christi in Metropolitan New York. She sees peacemaking and Catholic social justice as inseparable, she tells Sr Camille D'Arienzo in this interview with NCR Online.

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Statue in Braga

In Braga, Portugal, stands the church of Nossa Senhora do Leite, which translates as Our Lady of the Milk. The niche over the main door features a statue of the Holy Virgin breastfeeding the infant Jesus, writes Suzanna Fitzpatrick.

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Guantanamo Bay tower

The US bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace said acts of torture outlined in a Senate Intelligence Committee report “violated the God-given human dignity inherent in all people and were unequivocally wrong”, reports CNS.

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CD handover to Pope

Italy’s singing nun, Sister Cristina Scuccia, finally met Francis on Wednesday during his general audience. She presented him with a copy of her first CD, which features a remake of the Madonna hit, Like A Virgin, reports AP in Crux.

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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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