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Cost Of Living
Australians are having to choose between paying their medical bills and paying their electricity costs, according to the nation’s consumer watchdog, the Herald Sun reports. ...
Francis
Pope Francis has endorsed an approach of “zero tolerance” toward all members of the Church guilty of sexually abusing minors or vulnerable adults, CNS reports. ...
Welfare
The Turnbull government will roll out the cashless welfare card to Bundaberg and Hervey Bay in Queensland in 2018, The Guardian reports. ...
Interview
US Cardinal Raymond Burke has addressed his work with Pope Francis, the media and Amoris Laetitia in a wide-ranging interview with Parramatta Diocese's Catholic Outlook. ...
Leadership
A new initiative, which will deliver a specialised leadership program for women in the Church, has been launched this week. ...
Interfaith
Leaders from the three main Abrahamic faiths – Christianity, Islam and Judaism – gathered at The University of Notre Dame Australia’s Fremantle Campus last week to celebrate Abraham Day, the ...
Film Review
In a continuing spoof of James Bond, Kingsman: Golden Circle tells the story of two elite secret organisations trying to defeat threats to world security. ...
Disaster
A child’s baptism turned into tragedy when the roof of a church collapsed as a powerful earthquake shook central Mexico. Eleven members of a family died during the earthquake ...
Arts
Beyond the Sun, a simple but effective English-language children’s adventure film in which Pope Francis plays himself, premiered Wednesday at the Vatican, Variety reports. ...