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Employment
A Labor government would change workplace laws to ensure the minimum wage for Australia’s low-paid workers is a “living wage”. Source: SBS News. ...
Health
A $30 million cash injection to Melbourne’s ground-breaking bio-medical research centre will keep the city at the global cutting edge of medical technology, according to Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Source: ...
Youth
Signing his document dedicated to young people, faith and discernment, Pope Francis said the Virgin Mary was a source of inspiration for all who seek to understand their vocation and ...
Schools
A Melbourne Catholic school that recently abolished its library has been recognised as a “school that excels”, with the school’s principal attributing the success to constant innovation. Source: The Age ...
Women
“Truth, Unity and Reconciliation” is the theme for a national meeting of Sudanese and South Sudanese Christian women leaders in Canberra this week. Source: ACBC Media Blog. ...
Higher Education
Australian Catholic University has launched its three-year Reconciliation Action Plan, which provides practical actions to further the university's role in reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. ...
Education
A Franciscan friar and science teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away most of his salary to support poor students, has won one of the world's richest teaching awards. Source: ...
Vatican
The mercy of God is not an invitation to “spiritual laziness”, but requires a sincere and prompt response from those who want to grow in holiness, Pope Francis said on ...
Pro-Life
Nearly two million people marched on Saturday in Pope Francis’ native Argentina to defend the life of the unborn and offer solutions to mothers in crisis pregnancies. Source: Crux. ...