Ron and Mavis Pirola (The eRecord/Ron and Mavis Pirola)

A delegation of 40 Australians is heading to Ireland, for the 2018 World Meeting of Families. Source: The eRecord.

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A woman in Buenos Aires reacts after the lower house approved the abortion bill in June  (CNS/David Fernandez, EPA)

Argentina’s Senate will vote on a proposal to legalise abortion, an issue that has divided the population and drawn international attention to the South American country. Source: Yahoo7 News.

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Cardinal Peter Turkson with a copy of Laudato Si

A top Vatican official has urged young people to protect the planet and actively live the teachings of Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment. Source: NCR Online.

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The Geraldton Diocese Plenary Council session (Plenary Council 2020)

Catholics in the Western Australian diocese of Geraldton have provided a strong rural voice during the preparation phase of the three-year Plenary Council 2020 process. Source: ACBC Media Blog.

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Greg Hunt (Facebook/Greg Hunt MP)

Health Minister Greg Hunt says he opposes a push by crossbench Senator David Leyonhjelm to give the ACT and Northern Territory the right to legalise euthanasia. Source: The Australian.

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Notre Dame University

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Paramedics treat a child injured in the Lombok earthquake (CNS/Beawiharta, Reuters)

Catholic hospitals in Indonesia have sent medical teams to treat people injured by the earthquake that struck the island of Lombok on Sunday. Source: Crux.

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The report found young people are not adequately being rehabilitated in detention (Bigstock)

A focus on security over education in Victoria's youth detention centres is hurting detainees' chances of rehabilitation, according to an Auditor-General's report released yesterday. Source: SBS News.

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Mohammed Mahdi Rafee (The Southern Cross)

More than six months after being detained, the future of an Afghan parishioner from the Adelaide Cathedral parish remains uncertain. Source: The Southern Cross.

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Pope Francis at the general audience in the Pope Paul VI Hall at the Vatican yesterday (CNA/Daniel Ibanez)

Attachment to idols is a failure to trust totally in God – and to reject them, Catholics must accept their weaknesses, inviting Christ to heal their hearts, Pope Francis said yesterday. Source: CNA.

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People line up in Harare to cast their votes in the July 30 election (CNS/Siphiwe Sibeko, Reuters)

The Church in Zimbabwe has offered to mediate between government and opposition leaders after six people were killed in violence that followed the disputed presidential election. Source: Crux.

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All the students at Angelorum College (The Catholic Leader/Mark Bowling)

A small independent Catholic school on the edge of Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley says it is helping families grow in holiness by putting Christ first. Source: The Catholic Leader.

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John Howard at Campion College yesterday (Facebook/Reitsma Constructions)

The Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation and Campion College are working towards a co-operative arrangement that would involve pooling resources, former prime minister John Howard announced yesterday. Source: The Australian.

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Notre Dame University

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The handwritten letter from Pope Francis to the Chilean bishops (Vatican Media)

Pope Francis has praised the bishops of Chile for their “decisive” efforts against clerical sexual abuse following a recent meeting. Source: Vatican News.

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Volunteers from Fr John Therry School pack bread at the Balmain outreach centre (SBS News)

Every week, volunteers get together at four Sydney outreach centres to salvage bread destined to be thrown away, instead sending loaves, rolls and flatbreads to soup kitchens, charities and migrant support centres across the city. Source: SBS News.

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Archbishop Christopher Prowse with pilgrims in Eden after the 2017 pilgrimage (Catholic Voice)

Archbishop Christopher Prowse of Canberra and Goulburn will this weekend lead a pilgrimage to Eden to commemorate St Mary of the Cross MacKillop, whose feast day is today. Source: Eden Magnet.

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Brisbane students at the 2018 Project Compassion launch in March (Caritas Australia/Lynda Mussell)

Thousands of supporters across Australian Catholic schools and parishes have joined in solidarity with the world’s poor by donating more than $10.8 million to Caritas Australia’s Project Compassion campaign.

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Catholic groups say further work on the bill is needed to protect the vulnerable. (Bigstock)

Peak Catholic groups are concerned the Modern Slavery Bill 2018, currently before federal Parliament, could become a “toothless tiger” if their recommendations to the inquiry are not adopted. Source: ACBC Media Blog.

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Bombers supporters at the MCG (Paul Comini)

When new Melbourne Archbishop Peter A. Comensoli announced last week that he would follow Essendon in the AFL, Richmond supporter Michael McVeigh offered four words of advice. Source: Eureka Street.

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