The Francis effect: Five years on  IMAGE Church

The Francis effect: Five years on

March 13, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Pope Francis has been firing the imagination of believers and non-believers alike with his humanity, wit and warmth since becoming the leader of the Roman Catholic Church five years ago.

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Papal Chronicles: The legacy of Pope John Paul II

March 09, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

In the second in our series of articles about previous popes, we examine the legacy of Pope John Paul II who took this title after Pope John Paul passed away after only 33 days in office.

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Rosemary Goldie: first Australian woman to hold a leadership post at the Vatican

March 08, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Rosemary Goldie AO was an Australian Catholic theologian and the first woman to hold a post in the Vatican Curia, or the Papal court.

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Teaching students to be world changers, Kingdom people and critical members of society

March 07, 2018 Tracey Edstein

Fiona Duque is Religious Studies Co-ordinator at St Bede's Catholic College, Chisholm. She shares something of her story and her experience in such a key role in a Catholic school.

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The life of Brian has arrived in Wollongong

March 07, 2018 Comments Tracey Edstein

Former Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Brian Mascord, was ordained Bishop of Wollongong on 22 February at the WIN Entertainment Centre.

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Project Compassion: Evangeline’s story

March 07, 2018 Comments Daniel Nour

Caritas Australia is helping youth in First Australian communities to strengthen their culture and create opportunities for their communities.

Joan of Arc: from witch to saint IMAGE Church

Joan of Arc: from witch to saint

March 06, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

Six hundred years ago, a poor teenage girl living in medieval France became one of the most important women in history by leading the French army to a momentous victory.

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Pope Francis adds feast of Mary, Mother of the Church to universal calendar

March 06, 2018 Ashleigh Banks

The Vatican has announced details of Pope Francis’ decision that the Church celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary in her role as “Mother of the Church” every year on the Monday after Pentecost - as a way to foster Marian piety and the maternal sense of the Church.