National

National

Dr Sheila with colleagues

One of the key players in the canonisation of Australia’s first saint is hoping a little bit of help from Down Under will contribute to the canonisation of the first South African saint, reports The Southern Cross.

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Society

Society

Willy Herteeler

Willy Herteleer, a homeless man who lived on the side streets outside St Peter’s Basilica, made headlines after his death when he was buried in the Vatican’s Teutonic Cemetery. The following is his story, told by Msgr Amerigo Ciani, a canon of St Peter’s.

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International

Priest targeted

Philippine police are conducting an investigation following a bomb blast outside a parish church in Lamitan town, Basilan province on Friday night, reports Ucanews.

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Vatican

Vatican

Oject of nasty politics

If anyone was wondering whether the nasty side of politics in the Vatican had been killed off in the Francis era, last weekend provided a clear answer:  The nasty is back. The focus this time is Cardinal George Pell, writes John Allen in Crux.

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Teutonic Cemetery

Keen readers of CathNews will have noted the story about the homeless man buried in the Vatican. But just what is the Teutonic Cemetery, and what is its history?

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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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