Have your say to Pope Francis’ global Synod of Bishops

- 22 October 2021 0

Catholics across Australia have been invited to provide their views on the church’s future in the lead up to the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of ... 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

All smiles as gap year ends

- 22 October 2021 1

Fiona Debenham with her year 1 class at St Matthew’s  For Fiona Debenham, an enduring image from 10 weeks of remote learning will be a ... 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

Assembly over: where to from here?

- 18 October 2021 3

A plenary council is a relatively unusual event, so it is not surprising that for many there is considerable curiosity about what happens now. Surely, ... Read More

Thank God it’s over

- 15 October 2021 0

We have read about pandemics, but now we have experienced one. Much has changed since 25 March 2020, the beginning of our first lockdown. For ... Read More

Plenary Reflections #3: John Woods

- 14 October 2021 1

After a week of online sessions and live-streamed Masses, Archbishop Costelloe, the Council’s president, adjourned the Council’s first assembly and summoned its 278 members to ... Read More