Local Stories

The Grace of Grace

- 17 November 2021 0

It recently occurred to me what a profound impact one little ritual has in my family. With no deliberate design or intention, grace has been ... Read More

Irish and Australian – A Priest at War

- 11 November 2021 3

In 1913 representatives of the Anglican, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, and Methodist denominations met with the Australian Army’s Adjutant General, Lieutenant Colonel Harry Chauvel, to establish ... Read More

Five minutes with Fr Paul Bateman

Catholic Voice- 1 November 2021 1

60th Anniversary (Bega), Fr Paul on far right with (from left) Fr Bernie Patterson (Bega PP), Bishop Power and Fr Bill Keating Tell us about ... Read More

Darcy’s take on the COVID world

- 22 October 2021 0

Darcy Snashall, aged 10, says it’s all a matter of taking it in your stride. Like many others, Darcy has been in the thick of ... Read More

Renovations completed in the year of St Joseph

Catholic Voice- 21 October 2021 0

Renovations to St Joseph’s Church Merimbula have provided clergy and parishioners with an improved sacristy and sanctuary. In 2019, parishioners of St Peter’s Parish Pambula ... Read More

Home and neighbours

- 18 October 2021 0

Dat Do school South Vietnam, July 1967 Mother’s Day Australia 2021. I am sitting on our veranda enjoying a coffee with beautiful music as a ... Read More

The Plenary Council Assembly: How far have we come?

- 15 October 2021 1

Solemn High Mass at St Stephen’s Cathedral in Brisbane with Archbishop Mark Coleridge has brought to a close the First Assembly of the Plenary Council. ... Read More