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Refugees
Long-serving Liberal MP Russell Broadbent last week delivered a scathing assessment of successive governments' handling of refugees on Manus Island and Nauru at a book launch in Melbourne, The Age ...
Marriage
The ground has shifted on same-sex marriage with the latest Newspoll showing support for change falling from 63 to 57 per cent, The Australian reports. ...
Francis
Pope Francis has been issued with a formal “filial correction” from 62 priests and lay scholars from 20 countries, including Australia, accusing him of spreading heresy regarding marriage and morals ...
Education
A Sydney Catholic primary school has been named one the most innovative schools in Australia, The Catholic Weekly reports. ...
Inspiration
The Melbourne primary school student who won Australian Catholics magazine's Young Journalist of the Year Award has told her story of fleeing Iraq and being cared for by Caritas to ...
Schools
Gender dysphoria educator Fr Joseph Parkinson has called the move by a Catholic school to allow students struggling with gender identity to wear a gender-neutral uniform a wise decision, The ...
Youth
Young Tasmanians have embraced faith and joy at the Gracefest youth events held in Hobart and Launceston last month, the Hobart Archdiocese reports. ...
United Nations
Nuclear weapons are a force for instability and any claims they promote peace are chasing illusions, the Holy See's secretary for relations with states told diplomats seeking a nuclear test ...
Liturgy
The shouts of joy and cries of despair that greeted Pope Francis’ recent changes to canon law regarding liturgical texts appear to be exaggerated, writes Cindy Wooden from CNS. ...