US women religious leaders face an uncertain future as they gather next week in Nashville for their annual assembly, to discuss how they plan to react to continued charges of infidelity, reports NCR Online.
A new Catholic seminary in Harris Park in Sydney's west will house a growing number of men from the region who have decided to devote their life to the Church, reports The Parramatta Advertiser.
Lucy seems a rather quiet name for a film by Luc Besson, more famous in recent decades for his producing and direction action features.
A conservative bishop in Paraguay has rejected charges that he sheltered a priest accused of sexual misconduct and claimed that Pope Benedict XVI vouched for the suspect cleric just days before his election as Pope in 2005.
They came from the most violent parts of the world. Sixteen teams made up of refugees from countries such as Angola, Syria and Mali spent two days trying to forget the troubles back home and focus on one thing: soccer, reports the CNS.
This coming Saturday, Encounter tells the tales of two places that are being transformed by migration.
A top Catholic charity official, speaking before yesterday's ceasefire took effect, has described Gaza as a 'complete catastrophe' after nearly four weeks of fighting between Israel and Hamas, reports The Catholic Herald.
As a steadily growing movement in the Catholic Church, the Charismatic Renewal includes an estimated 160 million of the world's roughly 1.2 billion Roman Catholics, reports the Catholic News Agency.
Pope Francis has sent his condolences to Australian Catholics on the death of the former Archbishop of Sydney, Cardinal Edward Clancy, reports AAP on Yahoo7.
Pope Francis has reinstated Nicaraguan priest Father Miguel D'Escoto, 29 years after he was suspended from priestly duties for his involvement in Nicaragua's revolutionary government in the 1970s, reports The Huffington Post/Ucanews.
A retired Appeals Court judge and prominent Anglican will chair an independent panel set up to advise the Maitland-Newcastle Diocese on its response to a child abuse inquiry, reports the ABC.
This website is the digital home of Australia's very own 'Brown Nurses,' - a religious order founded in Coogee by the remarkable Eileen O’Connor, who was herself a cripple, and Father Edward McGrath msc at Coogee.
If we want to understand Pope Francis as a reformer, it is his appreciation of this new breed of Evangelicals which may shed most light on the aims of his papacy, writes Fr Dwight Longenecker.
I loved Cardinal Edward Clancy. When he appointed me in 1995 to be the director of Catholic Communications in Sydney, I asked him why he chose me. 'Because you’re young, passionate, and a woman,' he said, writes Julie Fewster in The SMH.
South Australian Governor-designate Hieu Van Le AO shares his journey as a Vietnamese boat person to Australia with The Southern Cross.
A German Cardinal warned that the number of Catholics leaving his country's Church is 'alarmingly high' and urged an end to 'scandals and vexations' involving clergy, reports the Catholic News Service.
Pope Francis’ courage is causing disquiet among those with 'a very conformist and closed Catholicism,' according to the Archbishop of Dublin, reports The Tablet.
On Wednesday, August 13, Sister Clare Condon SGS from the Good Samaritan Sisters will speak at the Australian Human Rights Commission in Sydney.