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Can Pope Francis make the Church relevant again?

September 03, 2018 Brian Lacey

Ecclesial relevance must not be confused with ‘trendiness’ – Professor Richard Gaillardetz reminded participants at his recent seminar on ‘Can Pope Francis make the Church relevant again?’ 

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School funding explained in four easy steps (no, really)

September 03, 2018 Jim Hanna

It can be hard to follow the school funding debate because the topic seems so confusing.

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Kesheni Kenya Immersion Program 2018

September 03, 2018 Amy Theodore

The 2018 Kesheni Kenya Immersion program saw staff from the Catholic Schools Office head off on a two-week trip to Nairobi in Kenya.

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God will bring it to fulfilment

September 03, 2018 Solomon Omeiza

Solomon Omeiza is 27 years old, a seminarian at the Good Shepherd Seminary in Homebush for the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. As part of National Vocations Awareness Week, he shared his story at Pints With A Purpose.

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Taking a leap of faith

September 03, 2018 Richard Sofatzis

Richard Sofatzis is 27 years old, studying at the Good Shepherd Seminary in Homebush for the Archdiocese of Sydney. As part of National Vocations Awareness Week, he shared his story at Pints With A Purpose.

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Sailing Solo

September 03, 2018 Brooke Robinson

Andrew Brazier, a 27-year-old Catholic Sydney doctor, has just completed an incredible adventure.

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Newcastle’s ambassador ship builds links with Papua New Guinea

September 03, 2018 Elsa Jeanprêtre

“When I think back on my time onboard the s/v Ruach in the Milne Bay Province of Papua New Guinea (PNG), I cannot help to think of whose life was truly changed for the better - my own, or the people that we were reaching through medical and marine training, and different hospitality services,” says Vika Chartier, a 22-year-old volunteer with YWAM Ships Newcastle.

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Reconnecting the loose threads

September 03, 2018 Sam Hill

Towards the end of September, hundreds of people from around Australia involved in youth ministry will gather together for the Australian Catholic Youth Ministry Convention (ACYMC). 

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