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July 25, 2021
It’s a time for priests and parishioners to partner in a new evangelisation, Wagga priests were told as they gathered on 20 July.
July 22, 2021
Archbishop Fisher said he was granting the permission while he takes advice on both the motu proprio, Traditionis Custodes (Guardians of the Tradition) and the accompanying letter from Pope Francis.
July 22, 2021
During the lockdown charities such as Maronites on Mission Australia continue reaching out to Sydney’s rough sleepers and others needing a little help to get by.
July 21, 2021
Archbishop Fisher OP blasted draft assisted suicide laws as “the last thing we need” while NSW battles a COVID outbreak.
July 21, 2021
Fairfield parishioners are turning to the church for spiritual support as they become a focus of lockdown restrictions.
July 17, 2021
Amid skyrocketing internet addiction, sexting and cyberbullying among teens, a new online offering will aim to meet the problems head-on.

I WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT MY FAITH

HOMILY FOR MASS OF THE 17TH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME YEAR B

There are 37 miracles recorded in the Gospels, most of them in Matthew, Mark and Luke. John’s Gospel, which we heard today, is different. John only reports eight miracles, six of them uniquely among the evangelists, and all of them at much greater length.

ALEX GREENWICH’S KILL BILL

There’s never a good time to introduce laws that sanction the killing of vulnerable human beings such as the terminally ill, elderly, frail and suffering.

HOMILY FOR MASS OF THE 16TH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME YEAR B

I know what it’s like. My Dad’s nursing home is closed to the public and my Mum is in hospital, allowed no visitors. Today I’m saying Mass in an empty cathedral and miss my people very much.

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