Vatican unveils sand Nativity IMAGE Church

Vatican unveils sand Nativity

December 10, 2018 Brooke Robinson

The Vatican has unveiled a Nativity scene made completely of sand.

Pope Francis puts his Lamborghini up for auction IMAGE Church

Pope Francis puts his Lamborghini up for auction

December 07, 2018 Todd Dagwell

Pope Francis has put his custom-built 2018 Lamborghini Huracan up for auction for a second time with all proceeds to go towards rebuilding villages devastated by violence and war, according to Crux. Lamborghini donated the white vehicle with gold stripes - to match the white and yellow of the Vatican City flag - to the Pope in November 2017. 

Pope Francis: Learning how to pray IMAGE Church

Pope Francis: Learning how to pray

December 07, 2018 Alexander Foster

This week, Pope Francis used his weekly general audience to deliver a message of prayer.

Pilgrims march to demand action on climate change IMAGE Church

Pilgrims march to demand action on climate change

December 07, 2018 Todd Dagwell

A group of pilgrims from all over the world is preparing to enter the city of Katowice, Poland, to bring climate disruption to the attention of world leaders meeting for the 24th Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24).

Religious freedom vote delayed until next year IMAGE Church

Religious freedom vote delayed until next year

December 06, 2018 Todd Dagwell

The impasse over changes to laws that will impact on religious freedom will continue into next year after Opposition Leader Bill Shorten rejected Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s offer of a conscience vote to settle the issue before Christmas.

Australia must make combating climate change a priority IMAGE Church

Australia must make combating climate change a priority

December 06, 2018 Caritas Australia

Caritas Australia, the international aid and development agency of the Catholic Church, has today urged the Federal Government to make climate change a priority through domestic emissions policies and international leadership.

Pope Francis encourages joyful expectancy in Advent IMAGE Church

Pope Francis encourages joyful expectancy in Advent

December 05, 2018 Brooke Robinson

Pope Francis has encouraged Christians to make the most of the season of Advent, and to experience it as a time of “consoling novelty and joyous waiting”.

Call for more women to be given a voice at Plenary Council 2020 IMAGE Church

Call for more women to be given a voice at Plenary Council 2020

November 29, 2018 Todd Dagwell

The Australian Plenary Council 2020 must allow lay people, particularly women, a “proper place at the table” when new laws are considered, says Catholic Social Services Australia, CEO, Frank Brennan SJ, in a Eureka Street report.