Palliative care clinicians in New South Wales feel bruised and misrepresented in the wake of the state’s euthanasia debate. Source: The Catholic Weekly.
Jesuit Mission Australia has hosted a Ukraine Emergency Response Webinar about the swift international effort of the Jesuit network in supporting thousands of refugees fleeing Ukraine.
The war in Syria is mostly over and not a house was unaffected, says a religious sister based in the country. Source: Crux.
Pope Francis has accepted a copy of the Uluru Statement from the Heart at St Peter’s Square in Rome after a briefing from aides and a meeting with Chiara Porro, Australia’s ambassador to the Holy See. Source: The Australian.
Catholic university students in Melbourne will soon have a new place to gather, study and pray with Melbourne Archdiocese set to open a new formation house. Source: Melbourne Catholic.
The long-term future of the Nadesalingem family remains uncertain after they were issued temporary bridging visas to facilitate their return to the central Queensland town of Biloela next month. Source: SBS News.
At first glance it looks like Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, but the 15 large stickers on a footpath outside St Mary’s Primary in Casino, in northern New South Wales, are a tribute to the unsung heroes of this year’s floods. Source: ABC News.
Thousands of Catholic school teachers in New South Wales and the ACT walked off the job on Friday as they called for better pay and working conditions. Source: 9news.com.au.
Pope Francis announced he will create 21 new cardinals on August 27, representing the Church worldwide and reflecting a wide variety of cultures, contexts and pastoral ministries. Source: Vatican News.
Two priests serving in the Sokoto Diocese in northern Nigeria were abducted after unidentified gunmen attacked their residence on Wednesday. Source: Vatican News.
Sandhurst Diocese launched its commitment to environmental action on the banks of Broken Creek in Nathalia, in northern Victoria, as part of the Church’s Laudato Si’ Week. Source: Catholic Earthcare.
The Catholic Church has joined other faith groups to declare their support for an Indigenous voice in the Constitution. Source: The Oz.
Pauline Marie Jaricot, the founder of the Society of the Propagation of the Faith, known as Catholic Mission in Australia, was beatified in France on Sunday.
Blackfriars Holy Rosary parish in Canberra’s north was broken into on Tuesday night and sacred vessels and chalices were stolen. Source: The Catholic Leader.
To Olivia tells the story of the relationship between Roald Dahl and Patricia Neal as they come to grips with the death of their seven-year-old daughter. Source: Jesuit Media.
Dioceses around the country are organising a range of local events to participate in the 10th World Meeting of Families next month. Source: ACBC Media Blog.
Pope Francis and Ukrainian families in Rome will gather on Tuesday before a statue of Mary, Queen of Peace, to pray the Rosary for peace in Ukraine and in other places at war. Source: CNS.
The former leader of Australia’s first home-grown religious order and one of Australia’s most distinguished public servants have been awarded honorary doctorates by Australian Catholic University.