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Religious Freedom
Australians wishing to have their say on religious freedom protections have four weeks to make a submission to the expert panel tasked with reviewing current laws. Source: The eRecord. ...
Marriage
Pope Francis has performed an impromptu wedding ceremony midflight aboard the papal plane in Chile. Source: CNS. ...
Safety
Parents sending their children back to school are being warned to spot early signs of bullying and know what steps to take if their child is being targeted online. Source: ...
Science
The Sydney Archdiocese has awarded a $100,000 adult stem cell research grant to Robert Graham for his life-saving research into cardiovascular disease in women. Source: Sydney Archdiocese. ...
People
A Sandhurst Diocese priest could soon become a Hollywood sensation after US film producers bought the rights to his new book. Source: The Catholic Weekly. ...
Appointment
Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has named Bernard Toutounji as its new national director. Source: Melbourne Catholic. ...
Film Review
The Post is an American political drama that tells the story of how the Vietnam war was misrepresented to the American people over three decades by four presidents. Source: ACOFB ...
Aid
Local Caritas staff, partners and volunteers – part of the Caritas international network – continue to respond with emergency assistance following the devastating impact of Cyclone Tembin in the Philippines ...
Euthanasia
Belgian nurses and social workers who specialise in treating dying patients are quitting their jobs because palliative care units are being turned into “houses of euthanasia”, a senior doctor has ...