Earlier this week, Pope Francis embarked on a 6-day visit to Chile and Peru. At the start of his visit, which has been his most challenging trip to date, Pope Francis surprised many by immediately and unabashedly addressing the Church’s ongoing sexual abuse scandal.
Caritas Australia is contributing $50,000 to support the people of the southern Philippines affected by Cyclone Tembin.
Moments of silence in the Mass should be intentional times of prayer, recollection and communion.
Bishop Richard Umbers, otherwise known by his twitter handle as ‘Bishop Down Umber’, will represent Australian catholic bishops at the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) to be held in Budapest in Hungary in September 2020.