Politics

Politics

Moment of joy

A Sudanese Christian woman whose death sentence for 'renouncing Islam' sparked a global outcry that eventually led to an acquittal, met Pope Francis yesterday after arriving in Italy en route to the United States, reports AFP in Yahoo7.

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Vatican

Vatican

Revisions and reforms

The Vatican is working to revise a section of the Code of Canon Law to make clerical sexual abuse procedures clearer and more effective, said the President of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts, reports the Catholic News Service.

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Health

Health

Wounded Israeli soldiers retreat

The Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem said it is impossible for Israeli military to target Hamas missiles without hitting civilians, adding that 'we cannot punish all the population because you do not agree with Hamas,' reports CNS.

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National

Archbishop Martin at CSSV breakfast

The Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland, Diarmuid Martin, has received Australian Catholic University’s highest honour, Doctor of the University, for his service to Catholic social teaching and justice and peace, reports Melbourne Archdiocese.

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Feature

Richly rewarding

Columban Fr Donald Hornsey has spent 40 of his 50 years of priestly life in Latin America, working in all three countries where the Columbans have or had a mission. He spoke with The Far East magazine.

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Film Review

Measured and inspired

This is a story about a Council employee, John May (Eddie Marsan), who works in South London in a unit called 'client Services.' His place of employment is as insensitive as it is bureaucratic.

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Opinion

Opinion

Compromised assistance

We should be grateful that Catholic Education is going to provide education for children on Christmas Island. But we should also ponder the role Church agencies should play when cooperating with government in an unjust policy, writes Mike Bowden.

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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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