"The law of Christ is simple. Love. Love God by loving your neighbour. And your neighbour is anyone close enough to be loved, anyone in the world," Fr William Grimm MM reminds us in this Gospel reflection for Sunday.
Matthew 22:34-40 In this Gospel from Matthew, a Pharisee puts one of life's great questions to Jesus - and Jesus gives an immortal reply, summing up our mission as Christians.
An American Catholic school withdrew permission for an Ellen Page and Julianne Moore movie to film on its grounds – allegedly because the story was about gay rights, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.
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The Vatican has confirmed Francis’s itinerary for his trip to Turkey from November 28-30. The Pontiff will visit the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, and meet with the current Prime Minister and President, reports The Catholic Herald.
Former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam played a key role in changing the attitude of the electorate to the funding of Catholic schools, writes executive director emeritus of Sydney Catholic schools Br Kelvin Canavan fms, in The Catholic Weekly.
The Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, who represented England and Wales at the Family Synod, answered questions at a press conference on Tuesday regarding his experiences and thoughts on the Synod.
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput says he was "very disturbed" by the Synod debate over gays and remarriage, saying it sent a confusing message, and "confusion is of the devil," reports the Religion News Service.
NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli will join with representatives from Christian and other faiths at Parliament House today, to mark the contribution Special Religious Education (SRE) makes to the Public Education system.
The traumatic birth of her first child changed the life of Catholic Health Australia’s new chief executive officer forever, reports The Catholic Leader.
It’s not just the population size of Catholics that has mattered most in Hong Kong, but where the Church is located on the hierarchy of elites, reports Patheos in Ucanews.
Parents at a small Catholic school in Queensland have petitioned against a problem Year 2 boy dubbed “devil child” and “son of Satan,” reports The Sunday Mail.
The Chaldean Patriarch Louis Raphael I has given an ultimatum to priests and monks who have snuck into Western countries without the consent of their superiors, reports Vatican Insider.
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Catholic leaders in Pakistan will appeal to their country’s Supreme Court after a lower court upheld the death penalty for a blasphemy ruling against a Christian mother of five children, reports CNS in The Catholic Herald.
Gough Whitlam, who died yesterday aged 98, was Prime Minister for a relatively brief three years, but his legacy is extensive. Here's a selection of how he changed Australia.
Fr Maurizio Pettenà, from the Missionaries of St Charles Borromeo, will speak on "The Church and Asylum Seekers and Refugees" at the upcoming St Thomas More forum next week in Canberra.
Kiri English-Hawke has packed a lot into her short life so far. The talented 20-year-old has already published her first novel; she speaks four languages and is an international class rower, reports The Good Oil.
Four months after winning the Italian version of The Voice, Sr Cristina Scuccia is releasing her debut album. The 26-year-old has already published a cover of Madonna’s Like a Virgin ahead of the album’s launch, reports SBS.