Australian singer, songwriter and musician, Gary Pinto is urging thousands of school children, teachers, churches and families across Australia during this challenging time, to stand in solidarity with those most marginalised during Caritas Australia’s Project Compassion.
Catholics around Australia will be able to watch Easter services live on national television from St Mary’s Cathedral in Sydney.
The Catholic Church is inviting its various agencies across the country to consider what facilities could be made available to support national efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 within the community.
As Australia intensifes its response to meet the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19, Caritas Australia is urging thousands of school children, teachers, churches and community leaders across Australia to get involved in Project Compassion and act in solidarity with those most marginalised globally.
Pope Francis has announced a worldwide moment of prayer to take place at midday Wednesday 25 March, which is 10pm Wednesday in Newcastle. The Our Father will be lead by Pope Francis at the Vatican.