Sandhurst Bishop Shane Mackinlay has been appointed the new co-chair of the Methodist-Roman Catholic International Commission as the group prepares for a new round of dialogue set to begin in October. Source: ACBC Media Blog.
Before celebrating the Holy Year 2025, Pope Francis is asking Catholics around the world to dedicate time in 2023 to study the documents of the Second Vatican Council. Source: Crux.
Australia could “miss the boat” in the global race to recruit aged care workers unless the Albanese Government adjusts migration rules, a leading industry figure has warned. Source: The Age.
A new initiative encourages Australians to have open and honest conversations and engage in timely planning for palliative and end-of-life care, dying, loss and grief. Source: Catholic Health Australia.
Long-serving teachers will be surveyed about their experiences to help support those entering the profession to remain in the classroom. Source: Australian Catholic University.
Former Indigenous Australians minister Ken Wyatt has warned the path to enshrining an Indigenous Voice in the Constitution will be hard, urging the Labor Government to ensure there is a consensus before holding a referendum. Source: The Australian.
Russian missile strikes on a Ukrainian shopping centre with about 1000 civilians inside were the “largest terrorist attack in Europe in decades,” Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, major archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, said yesterday. Source: CNS.
Pope Francis has asked people to pray after 46 migrants were found dead in a Texas trailer truck on Monday. Source: CNA.