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iPads replace chalk in class

20 Mar 2012

BY EVA TEJSZERSKI The colouring-in pencils and story time sing-a-longs are not gone yet, but the digital invasion has already taken hold in the classroom. Teachers say it is making Australia's younger generation smarter and more confident. Children as

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BY FATHER FRANK FREEMAN SDB Michael Billington volunteered for the Cagliero Project, the Australia-Pacific Salesian Province's volunteer missionary program, after hearing about it from friends.  When Michael began work a week after he arrived

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Why the Angelus?

20 Mar 2012

BY BISHOP GREG O'KELLY Why did an angel come to earth to confront the young woman Mary, not much more than a girl, with the invitation to become nothing less than the Mother of God?  It was the incident that changed the Universe, that the Word

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Teaching right and wrong

20 Mar 2012

BY MICHAEL McVEIGH There's an old adage, "give me a child until he's seven, and I will give you the man". It implies that what we teach children when they are young determines the sort of adult they will be.  But any parent who has had to chase

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What is Lent? What are the three practices the Church suggests we do during Lent based on the teachings of Jesus?  Why do Catholics eat fish on Fridays and why is it called "Good" Friday, anyway?  Father Jack Collins, CSP, is once again

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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

All your daily readings, reflections and prayers can be found here... 

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