National Briefs

Catholic Voice- 17 September 2021 0

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Chair of the Institute of Global Homelessness Dame Louise Casey shake hands after signing the agreement to halve rough sleeping ... Read More

Frank Brennan: VAD legislation goes too far (Audio)

Catholic Voice- 17 September 2021 1

  Queensland is the fifth Australian state to legalise euthanasia, with a clear majority of members of Parliament voting 61-30 yesterday to pass the Voluntary ... Read More

Lockdown nuptials

- 17 September 2021 2

Fr James Antony with Ron Norton and Rosemary Rogers Romance being what it is in the age of technology they met online, sharing a mutual ... Read More

Three ways Queensland’s assisted dying bill goes too far

- 16 September 2021 2

The Queensland parliament, like the Victorian parliament four years ago, is committed to legislating for voluntary assisted dying. The bill being considered by the one-chamber ... Read More

Advisers, chairpersons named for Plenary Council

- 16 September 2021 0

Some of the country’s leading Catholic thinkers have been engaged to support the members of the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia when they gather for ... Read More

Carrying the message ‘you are not alone’

- 16 September 2021 2

Fr Johny Abraham (left) and Deacon Joe Blackwell Being a hospital chaplain at Canberra Hospital has emphasised for me how precious life is, how strong ... Read More

How 9/11 led a first responder to the priesthood

- 13 September 2021 0

Fr. Tom Colucci at the 9/11 Memorial, the site of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York City. PHOTO: Catholic World Reporter On a ... Read More