New Good Shepherd research commissioned for Anti-Poverty Week 2021 has revealed that more than a third of all working Australians continued to be negatively financially affected in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Church’s leading institute for safeguarding and child protection has expanded with a revamped mission to provide a “culture of care for all human beings”. Source: NCR Online.
A new partnership between Australian Catholic University and CatholicCare in the Sydney Archdiocese aims to embed Catholic social teaching in a more practical way in some ACU undergraduate programs. Source: The Catholic Weekly.
The Synod of Bishops office, the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network and the women’s International Union of Superiors General have joined forces to build a global community of people praying for the Synod and each other. Source: Crux.
Young Catholic songwriters in Brisbane have blended sweet new melodies with ancient psalms to produce an album that just might shoot to the top of driving playlists or prove popular at home or at prayer. Source: The Catholic Leader.
A person’s wealth or lack thereof should not be the determining factor when it comes to receiving health care, Pope Francis said on Monday. Source: CNS.
An English bishop yesterday called for greater recognition of the last rites as an “emergency service” in the wake of the killing of British MP Sir David Amess. Source: CNA.