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Euthanasia
Euthanasia opponents have tabled more than 100 last-minute amendments before the New South Wales upper house has its final vote today on euthanasia legislation. Source: Sydney Morning Herald. ...
Cost of Living
A full-time worker on the minimum wage has just $29 left each week after essential expenses, while a family of four bringing in the same rate of pay is actually ...
Modern Slavery
Poverty and inequality, which are major factors in child labour exploitation, must be addressed, Pope Francis has said in a written message. Source: CNS. ...
Appointment
Catholic School Parents Australia has welcomed award-winning journalist, author and media commentator Madonna King as the new chair of its national council. ...
For the Diary
Broken Bay Diocese is answering Pope Francis’ call to take “swift and unified global action” in response to environmental degradation and climate change, hosting an event to help communities care ...
Liturgy
Liturgical scholars need to be more attentive to the social sciences when attempting to answer the ongoing questions about the proper celebration of the Roman rite, according to a liturgical ...
Youth
Initiatives such as Centacare Evolve Housing’s “Build Up Tassie” are essential to the community and offer young people the opportunity to turn their lives around, according to the program’s new ...
United States
The United States Catholic bishops have appealed for “an honest dialogue rooted in Christ” about the “persistent evil of racism” after two mass shootings. Source: CNA. ...
Military
Cardinal Pietro Parolin has encouraged men and women in the military to download a new app designed to connect them to the Catholic faith and provide the consolation of prayer ...