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Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort in The Goldfinch (IMDB)

The Goldfinch is undeniably well-crafted and acted, but, much like the painting at its heart, it is a thing of beauty without a beating heart. Source: ACOFB.

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Nick Goiran and Mark McGowan (Facebook/Nick Goiran and Mark McGowan website)

The McGowan Government has announced an extra $17.8 million for palliative care in Western Australia ahead of a gruelling upper house debate on its euthanasia laws. Source: WA Today.

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The Raise the Rate campaign is seeking a $75 per week lift to the single Newstart rate (Bigstock)

The plight of those having to survive on Newstart seems to matter little to those who decide whether the allowance is lifted, writes Catholic Social Services Australia’s Joe Zabar. 

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Thousands of people from across the world have posted on the online Mission Wall (Catholic Mission)

In the lead-up to World Mission Sunday on October 20, a social media campaign aims to captivate hearts and minds around the world through asking, “What’s your mission?” Source: Catholic Mission.

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1011faith- Participants at the interfaith peace gathering in Adelaide (The Southern Cross)

Peace, climate change and lessons from Indigenous communities were the key areas of focus for an interfaith gathering in Adelaide to celebrate International Day of Peace. Source: The Southern Cross.

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Archbishop Bernadito Auza (Vatican News)

Violence against women remains a global concern for the Vatican, an official told members of the United Nations this week. Source: CNA.

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Many teenagers in detention have mental health issues (Bigstock)

Jesuit Social Services is among a coalition of mental health experts and community groups demanding an overhaul of Victoria’s youth justice system so that it focuses on early intervention, rehabilitation and support. Source: Herald Sun.

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Bishop Wilmar Santin of Itaituba speaks to journalists at the Amazon Synod (CNS)

Lay men and women involved in ministry have been fundamental in spreading the Gospel and furthering the Catholic Church's mission in the Amazon, a Brazilian bishop has said. Source: CNS.

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Blessed John Henry Newman is to be canonised this weekend (WikiCommons)

Thousands of Catholics from England and Wales are expected to travel to Rome for the canonisation of John Henry Newman this weekend, when he will become the first English saint of modern times. Source: The Tablet.

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Pope Francis offers a blessing during his general audience in St Peter’s Square yesterday (CNS/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis has warned Catholics to not turn their faith into an ideology, as he said St Paul did when he was persecuting Christians before his conversion. Source: CNA.

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Bishop Erwin Krautler (CNS/Paul Haring)

Most bishops who lead dioceses in the Amazon support the ordination of married men of proven virtue, or “viri probati”, as a way of addressing the lack of priests in the region, a Brazilian bishop said. Source: CNS.

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Moderator Sabra Lane (centre) with religious freedom debate panellists Martin Iles (left) and Fiona Patten (right) at National Press Club yesterday (ABC News)

The heads of the Australian Christian Lobby and National Secular Lobby met in Canberra yesterday to debate the Morrison Government’s proposed religious discrimination laws. Source: SBS News.

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Kelvin Kong (SBS News)

Australia’s first Indigenous surgeon says he is terrified by the McGowan Government’s plan to let doctors suggest voluntary assisted dying in Western Australia. Source: The Australian.

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A social housing property in Penrith, New South Wales (facs.nsw.gov.au)

Marking today’s World Homeless Day, the St Vincent de Paul Society NSW is calling on the Berejiklian Government to address the state's "chronic homelessness problem" by urgently increasing social housing.

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A Church spokesman said the call to ban Bibles from hospital rooms was a tactic to disturb the peace among different faiths (Bigstock)

Christian leaders in India have criticised a Hindu group’s demand to remove Bibles from a Government hospital in Shillong, the capital of Christian-majority Meghalaya state. Source: ucanews.org.

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The Brisbane Assembly marked an important step on the Plenary Council 2020 journey (The Catholic Leader)

Hundreds of Catholics who attended the Brisbane Assembly have been invigorated with a message to “listen to the voice of God” and “hold your nerve” in discerning what the Church needs at this time. Source: The Catholic Leader.

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The network restated its commitment to engaging men following   the collapse of White Ribbon Australia (Jesuit Social Services)

Men remain crucial partners in nationwide efforts to end violence against women and children, according to a network of organisations focused on engaging men in prevention, early intervention and support strategies. Source: Jesuit Social Services.

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Pope Francis greets Sr Susan Flood (Catholic Religious Australia)

Sr Susan Flood OSU is the new prioress general of the Ursulines of the Roman Union, becoming the first Australian elected to lead more than 1500 members across 39 countries. Source: Catholic Religious Australia.

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From Parish of Our Lady of The Way, North Sydney & Lavender Bay. The first Mass of the day on YouTube

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