SA sees abortion to birth bill

Faith leaders and pro-life groups are warning that abortion could be made legal up to birth in South Australia as the government pushes extreme changes to t Read more…


Chilean churches burnt, looted

Local bishops supported peaceful protestors, deplore the violent groups in Santiago. Read more…


WA introduces its exclusion zone bill

Draft law to eliminate prayer vigils at abortion services in the western state. Read more…


Like a century ago, a papal encyclical tries to shed light on a dark time

Like those earlier popes, he may not be listened to until we’re much further down that dark road Read more…


Fratelli Tutti outlines vision for a better world

The Pope also criticises those who believe worship of God is enough and are untrue to what his faith demands of them Read more…


Kidnapped priest tells of harrowing ordeal

Fr Maccalli never doubted his mission, praying for those who kept him captive in Africa. Read more…


Archbishop speaks on ethics around COVID

Vaccines, employment, health care, loneliness and, for Catholics, the sacraments are all key challenges. Read more…


Catholic unis “at heart” of Church’s mission

Theologian saint's feast day was an opportunity to reflect on the pursuit for truth. Read more…


Victorian Catholics want churches open

A grassroots petition requesting equal treatment for churches has reached the Victorian parliament. Read more…


Pope meets with Cardinal Pell

Pope Francis thanks Cardinal Pell at a "cordial and warm" meeting in a private audience at the Vatican. Read more…


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