International

International

Patient in Christian hospital

Caritas Jerusalem is appealing for peace in Gaza following the death of the first Christian in the conflict, and the Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, has also called for an end to the violence, reports The Catholic Herald.

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Education

Education

Joint program

The National Catholic Education Commission (NCEC) and the University of South Australia’s More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Teachers Initiative (MATSITI) have jointly launched a $500,000 Indigenous education program.

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International

International

Germans say churches culpable

Germany's Catholic bishops have acknowledged that the Churches share responsibility for 'war-mongering' in the build-up to the First World War and warned against 'inflated nationalism' and 'destructive self-interest,' reports The Tablet.

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Arts

Arts

Swearing and drugs

Conservative Christian groups are outraged at a 'black Jesus' comedy character on American television with a foul mouth and who takes drugs, reports The New York Daily News/Ucanews.

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International

From 18th century

During his visit to Korea in two weeks, Pope Francis is to beatify Paul Yun Ji-chung, the nation's first martyr, as well as 123 companions who were killed for the faith in the 19th century, reports EWTN News/Ucanews.

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Opinion

Judith Lynch

I’m an ordinary sort of person and that’s how I find God; disguised in the ordinary of my life. That’s my vocation too – helping others to recognise God in their ordinary, writes Judith Lynch in The Good Oil.

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Review

Dante

ABC TV's Book Club, presented by Jennifer Byrne, is running a series of programs themed around the Seven Deadly Sins, taking each in turn and examining its role in literature.

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Feature

Feature

Signs are good

A century after it was founded, members of the NSW Catholic deaf community reflect on the foundation of a ministry to the deaf and hearing impaired, and how to maintain their identity in a changing culture, writes Sharyn McCowen.

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Featured Website

CathFamily

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This website is dedicated to assisting families in making the home the living heart of the church.

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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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