Among the depictions of Catholic clergy and other members of Catholic faith on screen in 2014, one that stands out is Venezuelan actor Édgar Ramírez’s Rev Mendoza in Deliver Us From Evil. Another is Brendan Gleeson in Calvary.
The website of the Diocese of Bunbury serves as a means of communication for parishes scattered across the south-west of Western Australia.
Australian bishops have made available a series of 30 questions for parishioners to fill in for the Synod on the Family later this year.
During the past year, we have had a surfeit of bogus or minor stories treated as big news, a glut aided by a news cycle with no time for fact-checking. Here are my picks for the Top Five “Over-Covered Vatican Stories of the Year,” writes John Allen.
Underscoring the geographical diversity of his selections, Pope Francis has named 15 cardinal electors from 14 nations of every continent, including one from New Zealand, reports the Catholic News Service.
An Irish priest in Dublin has received a standing ovation from his congregation after stunning them with the announcement that he is gay, according to The Belfast Telegraph.
The Pope has revealed that his September trip to the US will take him to Philadelphia, New York and Washington but probably no other stops, reports the Catholic News Service.
This is the website of singer-songwriter Fr Rob Galea, the Maltese-Australian priest. It contains news, information and multimedia on his music and ministry.
An Order of Australia Medal recipient, a canon lawyer and a former professor of theology have been appointed new Executive Secretaries at the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference.
A panel of theologians advising the Vatican's Congregation for Saints' Causes has voted unanimously to recognise the late Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero as a martyr, reports the Catholic News Service.
The Australian Catholic University is to open its first overseas study centre in Rome in September this year, reports Sydney Catholic.
Australian Catholic Joanne Bergamin and Swiss Guard Corporal Dominic Bergamin were married on November 1 last year, All Saints’ Day, after a whirlwind romance inside the Vatican walls.
The St Thomas More Forum will hold its annual Mass for lawyers in Canberra on February 8.
The 20 new cardinals named by Pope Francis earlier this month vividly illustrate his vision for the future. Gone is the image of a Eurocentric Church. A new and younger world is about to be heard, writes Christopher Lamb in The Tablet.
This website aims to provide links to free Catholic audiobooks, including books for children, fiction, biographies, spiritual books, instructional books and more.
The discovery of the site where Jesus was sentenced to death confirms that pilgrims are off course in Jerusalem, reports The Daily Beast.
Parishioners at St Brigid's church at Millers Point in Sydney's Rocks precinct say the NSW government's decision to relocate about 600 public housing tenants and sell their homes has decimated numbers at Sunday Mass, reports The SMH.
The inaugural symposium in Australia about making architecture and art for Catholic worship will be held from February 11-13.